#a8a8a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8a8 is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 0% and a lightness of 65.9%. #a8a8a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #515151. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

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

#a8a8a8 color description : Gray.

#a8a8a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8a8 has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11053224.

Hex triplet a8a8a8 #a8a8a8
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 168 rgb(168,168,168)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 65.9 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,65.9%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 34
HSL 0°, 0, 65.9 hsl(0,0%,65.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 0, 65.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.865, -0, -0.006
XYZ 37.218, 39.157, 42.641
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 39.157
CIE-LCH 68.865, 0.006, 266.929
CIE-LUV 68.865, -0.004, -0.009
Hunter-Lab 62.576, -3.343, 3.401
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 10101000

Color Schemes with #a8a8a8

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#a8a8a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8a8

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#a8a8a8 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8a8;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8a8;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8a8;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8a8

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a8a8 is the less saturated color, while #ff5151 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8a8 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
  • #afabac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bba7ae Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aeaab7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acaaaa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b4a7ab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aca9b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population