#a8a8ee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8ee is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 29.4% cyan, 29.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 79.6%. #a8a8ee color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5151dd. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 29
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#a8a8ee color description : Very soft blue.

#a8a8ee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8ee has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.29, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 11053294.

Hex triplet a8a8ee #a8a8ee
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 238 rgb(168,168,238)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 93.3 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,93.3%)
CMYK 29, 29, 0, 7
HSL 240°, 67.3, 79.6 hsl(240,67.3%,79.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 29.4, 93.3
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 71.216, 15.436, -34.992
XYZ 45.581, 42.502, 86.687
xyY 0.261, 0.243, 42.502
CIE-LCH 71.216, 38.246, 293.804
CIE-LUV 71.216, -4.196, -58.112
Hunter-Lab 65.194, 10.71, -33.201
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 11101110

Color Schemes with #a8a8ee

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Alternatives to #a8a8ee

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Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8ee

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8ee;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8ee;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8ee;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8ee

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, #02020b is the darkest color, while #fafafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8ee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c8c8ce is the less saturated color, while #9898fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8ee 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.

  • #b0b0b0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aeaebc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9db0f1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9fb0ed Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a1b5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a1adf0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2aded Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a3b0d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population