#a8a8aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8aa is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.2% cyan, 1.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.3% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 1.2% and a lightness of 66.3%. #a8a8aa color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #515155. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 67
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    • C 1
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 33
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#a8a8aa color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a8a8aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8aa has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 11053226.

Hex triplet a8a8aa #a8a8aa
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 170 rgb(168,168,170)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 66.7 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,66.7%)
CMYK 1, 1, 0, 33
HSL 240°, 1.2, 66.3 hsl(240,1.2%,66.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 1.2, 66.7
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.919, 0.38, -1.035
XYZ 37.405, 39.232, 43.63
xyY 0.311, 0.326, 39.232
CIE-LCH 68.919, 1.103, 290.159
CIE-LUV 68.919, -0.118, -1.583
Hunter-Lab 62.636, -3.014, 2.546
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 10101010

Color Schemes with #a8a8aa

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Alternatives to #a8a8aa

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Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8aa

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8aa;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8aa;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8aa;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8aa

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 #f7f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a8aa is the less saturated color, while #5959f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8aa 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
  • #afabae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bba7af Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aeabb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acaaac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b4a7ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aba9b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population