#a8a9b1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a9b1 is composed of 65.9% red, 66.3% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.1% cyan, 4.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.6% black. It has a hue angle of 233.3 degrees, a saturation of 5.5% and a lightness of 67.6%. #a8a9b1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #515363. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#a8a9b1 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a8a9b1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a9b1 has RGB values of R:168, G:169, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 11053489.

Hex triplet a8a9b1 #a8a9b1
RGB Decimal 168, 169, 177 rgb(168,169,177)
RGB Percent 65.9, 66.3, 69.4 rgb(65.9%,66.3%,69.4%)
CMYK 5, 5, 0, 31
HSL 233.3°, 5.5, 67.6 hsl(233.3,5.5%,67.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 233.3°, 5.1, 69.4
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 69.38, 1.196, -4.235
XYZ 38.271, 39.875, 47.273
xyY 0.305, 0.318, 39.875
CIE-LCH 69.38, 4.401, 285.773
CIE-LUV 69.38, -1.019, -6.48
Hunter-Lab 63.147, -2.325, -0.183
Binary 10101000, 10101001, 10110001

Color Schemes with #a8a9b1

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Alternatives to #a8a9b1

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#a8a9b1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a9b1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a9b1;}
.background {background-color:#a8a9b1;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a9b1;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a9b1

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, #050606 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a9b1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a9b1 is the less saturated color, while #5c6efd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a9b1 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aaaaab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeacb4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9a9b6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #adacb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acabb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b3a9b4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ababb6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population