#a8a8ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a8ff is composed of 65.9% red, 65.9% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.1% cyan, 34.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 82.9%. #a8a8ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5151ff. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#a8a8ff color description : Pale blue.

#a8a8ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a8ff has RGB values of R:168, G:168, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 11053311.

Hex triplet a8a8ff #a8a8ff
RGB Decimal 168, 168, 255 rgb(168,168,255)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.9, 100 rgb(65.9%,65.9%,100%)
CMYK 34, 34, 0, 0
HSL 240°, 100, 82.9 hsl(240,100%,82.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 34.1, 100
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 71.926, 19.726, -43.113
XYZ 48.198, 43.549, 100.469
xyY 0.251, 0.227, 43.549
CIE-LCH 71.926, 47.411, 294.586
CIE-LUV 71.926, -5.232, -72.469
Hunter-Lab 65.992, 14.883, -44.071
Binary 10101000, 10101000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #a8a8ff

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Alternatives to #a8a8ff

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#a8a8ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a8ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a8ff;}
.background {background-color:#a8a8ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a8ff;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a8ff

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, #00000b is the darkest color, while #f6f6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a8ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #d0d0d7 is the less saturated color, while #a8a8ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a8ff 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.

  • #b2b2b2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b0b0c1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #98b1ff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #95b3fc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9cb8c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9eaeff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9baffd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a0b2da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population