#a8a8a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8a6 is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.2% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 1.1% and a lightness of 65.5%. #a8a8a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #51514d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a8a8a6 color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#a8a8a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8a6 has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11053222.

Hex triplet a8a8a6 #a8a8a6
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 166 rgb(168,168,166)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 65.1 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,65.1%)
CMYK 0, 0, 1, 34
HSL 60°, 1.1, 65.5 hsl(60,1.1%,65.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 1.2, 65.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.812, -0.377, 1.024
XYZ 37.033, 39.083, 41.667
xyY 0.314, 0.332, 39.083
CIE-LCH 68.812, 1.091, 110.194
CIE-LUV 68.812, 0.109, 1.556
Hunter-Lab 62.517, -3.667, 4.245
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 10100110

Color Schemes with #a8a8a6

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Alternatives to #a8a8a6

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#a8a8a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8a6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8a6;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8a6;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8a6

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a8a6 is the less saturated color, while #f9f955 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8a6 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a8a8a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afabaa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bca7ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aeaab6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acaaa8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b4a7aa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aca9b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population