#a8a9b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a9b5 is composed of 65.9% red, 66.3% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.2% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 235.4 degrees, a saturation of 8.1% and a lightness of 68.4%. #a8a9b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #51536b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#a8a9b5 color description : Grayish blue.

#a8a9b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a9b5 has RGB values of R:168, G:169, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11053493.

Hex triplet a8a9b5 #a8a9b5
RGB Decimal 168, 169, 181 rgb(168,169,181)
RGB Percent 65.9, 66.3, 71 rgb(65.9%,66.3%,71%)
CMYK 7, 7, 0, 29
HSL 235.4°, 8.1, 68.4 hsl(235.4,8.1%,68.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.4°, 7.2, 71
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 69.496, 1.996, -6.278
XYZ 38.675, 40.037, 49.404
xyY 0.302, 0.313, 40.037
CIE-LCH 69.496, 6.588, 287.633
CIE-LUV 69.496, -1.245, -9.701
Hunter-Lab 63.275, -1.626, -2
Binary 10101000, 10101001, 10110101

Color Schemes with #a8a9b5

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Alternatives to #a8a9b5

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#a8a9b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a9b5

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#a8a9b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a9b5;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a9b5

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, #070708 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a9b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aeaeaf is the less saturated color, while #646ff9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a9b5 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
  • #aaaaac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #adadb8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8a9ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #acadb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ababb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2a9b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aaabb8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population