#a8a9bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a9bd is composed of 65.9% red, 66.3% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.1% cyan, 10.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 237.1 degrees, a saturation of 13.7% and a lightness of 70%. #a8a9bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #51537b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#a8a9bd color description : Grayish blue.

#a8a9bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a9bd has RGB values of R:168, G:169, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 11053501.

Hex triplet a8a9bd #a8a9bd
RGB Decimal 168, 169, 189 rgb(168,169,189)
RGB Percent 65.9, 66.3, 74.1 rgb(65.9%,66.3%,74.1%)
CMYK 11, 11, 0, 26
HSL 237.1°, 13.7, 70 hsl(237.1,13.7%,70%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.1°, 11.1, 74.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 69.736, 3.64, -10.345
XYZ 39.52, 40.375, 53.852
xyY 0.295, 0.302, 40.375
CIE-LCH 69.736, 10.967, 289.383
CIE-LUV 69.736, -1.705, -16.22
Hunter-Lab 63.541, -0.177, -5.771
Binary 10101000, 10101001, 10111101

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Alternatives to #a8a9bd

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Text with hexadecimal color #a8a9bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a9bd;}
.background {background-color:#a8a9bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a9bd;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a9bd

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a9bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aeaeb7 is the less saturated color, while #676efe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a9bd 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aaabaf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acadc0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5aac1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #abaeba Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaabbf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b0a9bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aaacbb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population