#a8a8a9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8a9 is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.6% cyan, 0.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 0.6% and a lightness of 66.1%. #a8a8a9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #515153. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

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

#a8a8a9 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a8a8a9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8a9 has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11053225.

Hex triplet a8a8a9 #a8a8a9
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 169 rgb(168,168,169)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 66.3 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,66.3%)
CMYK 1, 1, 0, 34
HSL 240°, 0.6, 66.1 hsl(240,0.6%,66.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 0.6, 66.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.892, 0.189, -0.521
XYZ 37.311, 39.195, 43.134
xyY 0.312, 0.328, 39.195
CIE-LCH 68.892, 0.554, 289.976
CIE-LUV 68.892, -0.061, -0.795
Hunter-Lab 62.606, -3.179, 2.975
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 10101001

Color Schemes with #a8a8a9

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Alternatives to #a8a8a9

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#a8a8a9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8a9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8a9;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8a9;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8a9;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8a9

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8a9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a8a9 is the less saturated color, while #5858f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8a9 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
  • #afabad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bba7af Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aeaab7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acaaab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b4a7ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aca9b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population