#a8aec5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8aec5 is composed of 65.9% red, 68.2% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.7% cyan, 11.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 227.6 degrees, a saturation of 20% and a lightness of 71.6%. #a8aec5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #515d8b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 68
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#a8aec5 color description : Grayish blue.

#a8aec5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8aec5 has RGB values of R:168, G:174, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 11054789.

Hex triplet a8aec5 #a8aec5
RGB Decimal 168, 174, 197 rgb(168,174,197)
RGB Percent 65.9, 68.2, 77.3 rgb(65.9%,68.2%,77.3%)
CMYK 15, 12, 0, 23
HSL 227.6°, 20, 71.6 hsl(227.6,20%,71.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.6°, 14.7, 77.3
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 71.302, 2.596, -12.412
XYZ 41.361, 42.628, 58.869
xyY 0.29, 0.298, 42.628
CIE-LCH 71.302, 12.68, 281.811
CIE-LUV 71.302, -4.522, -19.346
Hunter-Lab 65.29, -1.179, -7.756
Binary 10101000, 10101110, 11000101

Color Schemes with #a8aec5

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Alternatives to #a8aec5

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#a8aec5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8aec5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8aec5;}
.background {background-color:#a8aec5;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8aec5;}

Shades and Tints of #a8aec5

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, #050507 is the darkest color, while #fafbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8aec5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b5ba is the less saturated color, while #708dfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8aec5 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
  • #aeafb3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afb1c7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8aec9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aab3c0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acb0c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2aec7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a9b1c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population