#a8a8af Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8af is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4% cyan, 4% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 4.2% and a lightness of 67.3%. #a8a8af color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #51515f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 31
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#a8a8af color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a8a8af Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8af has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 11053231.

Hex triplet a8a8af #a8a8af
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 175 rgb(168,168,175)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 68.6 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,68.6%)
CMYK 4, 4, 0, 31
HSL 240°, 4.2, 67.3 hsl(240,4.2%,67.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 4, 68.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 69.058, 1.349, -3.602
XYZ 37.888, 39.425, 46.169
xyY 0.307, 0.319, 39.425
CIE-LCH 69.058, 3.846, 290.527
CIE-LUV 69.058, -0.404, -5.553
Hunter-Lab 62.789, -2.174, 0.357
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 10101111

Color Schemes with #a8a8af

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Alternatives to #a8a8af

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Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8af

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.border {border:1px solid #a8a8af;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8af

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, #050505 is the darkest color, while #fafafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8af

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a8af is the less saturated color, while #5b5bfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8af 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
  • #aeacb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9a8b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #adabb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #abaab1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b3a8b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #abaab4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population