#a8a9e0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a9e0 is composed of 65.9% red, 66.3% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25% cyan, 24.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 238.9 degrees, a saturation of 47.5% and a lightness of 76.9%. #a8a9e0 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5153c1. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#a8a9e0 color description : Very soft blue.

#a8a9e0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a9e0 has RGB values of R:168, G:169, B:224 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 11053536.

Hex triplet a8a9e0 #a8a9e0
RGB Decimal 168, 169, 224 rgb(168,169,224)
RGB Percent 65.9, 66.3, 87.8 rgb(65.9%,66.3%,87.8%)
CMYK 25, 25, 0, 12
HSL 238.9°, 47.5, 76.9 hsl(238.9,47.5%,76.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.9°, 25, 87.8
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 70.927, 11.481, -27.795
XYZ 43.788, 42.082, 76.333
xyY 0.27, 0.259, 42.082
CIE-LCH 70.927, 30.073, 292.444
CIE-LUV 70.927, -3.771, -45.536
Hunter-Lab 64.871, 6.966, -24.356
Binary 10101000, 10101001, 11100000

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#a8a9e0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a9e0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a9e0;}
.background {background-color:#a8a9e0;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a9e0;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a9e0

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, #05050e is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a9e0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c3c3c5 is the less saturated color, while #8d8ffb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a9e0 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.

  • #afafaf Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aeaeb9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3afe3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a7afe1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a4b3c0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4ade2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7ace0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a5afcc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population