#a8a8ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8ae is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.4% cyan, 3.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 3.6% and a lightness of 67.1%. #a8a8ae color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #51515d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#a8a8ae color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a8a8ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8ae has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11053230.

Hex triplet a8a8ae #a8a8ae
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 174 rgb(168,168,174)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 68.2 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,68.2%)
CMYK 3, 3, 0, 32
HSL 240°, 3.6, 67.1 hsl(240,3.6%,67.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 3.4, 68.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 69.03, 1.153, -3.09
XYZ 37.79, 39.386, 45.653
xyY 0.308, 0.321, 39.386
CIE-LCH 69.03, 3.298, 290.466
CIE-LUV 69.03, -0.347, -4.755
Hunter-Lab 62.758, -2.344, 0.8
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 10101110

Color Schemes with #a8a8ae

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Alternatives to #a8a8ae

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Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8ae;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8ae;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8ae

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a8ae is the less saturated color, while #5a5afc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8ae 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a9a9aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeacb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9a8b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #adabb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acaab0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b3a8b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #abaab4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population