#a8a8de Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8de is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.3% cyan, 24.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 45% and a lightness of 76.5%. #a8a8de color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5151bd. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#a8a8de color description : Very soft blue.

#a8a8de Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8de has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 11053278.

Hex triplet a8a8de #a8a8de
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 222 rgb(168,168,222)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 87.1 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,87.1%)
CMYK 24, 24, 0, 13
HSL 240°, 45, 76.5 hsl(240,45%,76.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 24.3, 87.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 70.597, 11.565, -27.208
XYZ 43.333, 41.604, 74.85
xyY 0.271, 0.26, 41.604
CIE-LCH 70.597, 29.563, 293.028
CIE-LUV 70.597, -3.218, -44.548
Hunter-Lab 64.501, 7.045, -23.653
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 11011110

Color Schemes with #a8a8de

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Alternatives to #a8a8de

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#a8a8de Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8de

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8de;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8de;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8de;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8de

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, #05050d is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8de

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfbfc7 is the less saturated color, while #8888fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8de 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.

  • #aeaeae Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #adadb8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2afe1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a7aedf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a4b2bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4ace0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7abde Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a6aeca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population