#a8a8df Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8df is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 87.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.7% cyan, 24.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 46.2% and a lightness of 76.7%. #a8a8df color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5151bf. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 13
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#a8a8df color description : Very soft blue.

#a8a8df Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8df has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:223 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 11053279.

Hex triplet a8a8df #a8a8df
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 223 rgb(168,168,223)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 87.5 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,87.5%)
CMYK 25, 25, 0, 13
HSL 240°, 46.2, 76.7 hsl(240,46.2%,76.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 24.7, 87.5
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 70.634, 11.801, -27.698
XYZ 43.468, 41.657, 75.559
xyY 0.271, 0.259, 41.657
CIE-LCH 70.634, 30.107, 293.078
CIE-LUV 70.634, -3.279, -45.396
Hunter-Lab 64.542, 7.266, -24.23
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 11011111

Color Schemes with #a8a8df

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Alternatives to #a8a8df

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.text {color:#a8a8df;}
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Shades and Tints of #a8a8df

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 #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8df

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c3c3c4 is the less saturated color, while #8d8dfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8df 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
  • #a2afe2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a6aee0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a4b2bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4ace1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7abdf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a5aecb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population