#a8a8c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8c9 is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.4% cyan, 16.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 23.4% and a lightness of 72.4%. #a8a8c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #515193. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#a8a8c9 color description : Grayish blue.

#a8a8c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8c9 has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 11053257.

Hex triplet a8a8c9 #a8a8c9
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 201 rgb(168,168,201)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 78.8 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,78.8%)
CMYK 16, 16, 0, 21
HSL 240°, 23.4, 72.4 hsl(240,23.4%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 16.4, 78.8
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 69.857, 6.768, -16.788
XYZ 40.692, 40.547, 60.938
xyY 0.286, 0.285, 40.547
CIE-LCH 69.857, 18.101, 291.955
CIE-LUV 69.857, -1.941, -26.858
Hunter-Lab 63.676, 2.635, -12.166
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 11001001

Color Schemes with #a8a8c9

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Alternatives to #a8a8c9

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#a8a8c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8c9;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8c9;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8c9

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, #06060a is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b8b9 is the less saturated color, while #7777fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8c9 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.

  • #acacac Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ababb2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8adcc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b0abcc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a9afbb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8abcb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #adaacb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a8acc0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population