#a8aec9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8aec9 is composed of 65.9% red, 68.2% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.4% cyan, 13.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 229.1 degrees, a saturation of 23.4% and a lightness of 72.4%. #a8aec9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #515d93. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 68
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#a8aec9 color description : Grayish blue.

#a8aec9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8aec9 has RGB values of R:168, G:174, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 11054793.

Hex triplet a8aec9 #a8aec9
RGB Decimal 168, 174, 201 rgb(168,174,201)
RGB Percent 65.9, 68.2, 78.8 rgb(65.9%,68.2%,78.8%)
CMYK 16, 13, 0, 21
HSL 229.1°, 23.4, 72.4 hsl(229.1,23.4%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.1°, 16.4, 78.8
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 71.428, 3.463, -14.42
XYZ 41.825, 42.814, 61.315
xyY 0.287, 0.293, 42.814
CIE-LCH 71.428, 14.83, 283.503
CIE-LUV 71.428, -4.728, -22.661
Hunter-Lab 65.432, -0.406, -9.757
Binary 10101000, 10101110, 11001001

Color Schemes with #a8aec9

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Alternatives to #a8aec9

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#a8aec9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8aec9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8aec9;}
.background {background-color:#a8aec9;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8aec9;}

Shades and Tints of #a8aec9

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, #06070a is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8aec9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b8b9 is the less saturated color, while #778ffa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8aec9 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
  • #aeafb4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeb1cb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b6afcc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aab4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acb0ca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1aecb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a9b1c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population