#a8afaf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8afaf is composed of 65.9% red, 68.6% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 4.2% and a lightness of 67.3%. #a8afaf color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #515f5f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 69
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#a8afaf color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#a8afaf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8afaf has RGB values of R:168, G:175, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 11055023.

Hex triplet a8afaf #a8afaf
RGB Decimal 168, 175, 175 rgb(168,175,175)
RGB Percent 65.9, 68.6, 68.6 rgb(65.9%,68.6%,68.6%)
CMYK 4, 0, 0, 31
HSL 180°, 4.2, 67.3 hsl(180,4.2%,67.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 4, 68.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 70.926, -2.454, -0.86
XYZ 39.215, 42.08, 46.611
xyY 0.307, 0.329, 42.08
CIE-LCH 70.926, 2.6, 199.323
CIE-LUV 70.926, -3.914, -0.853
Hunter-Lab 64.869, -5.613, 2.806
Binary 10101000, 10101111, 10101111

Color Schemes with #a8afaf

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Alternatives to #a8afaf

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#a8afaf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8afaf

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Shades and Tints of #a8afaf

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, #050505 is the darkest color, while #fafafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8afaf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8afaf is the less saturated color, while #5bfcfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8afaf 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #acadad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4b0b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0acb5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aeb1be Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #afb0b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b7adb2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #acb0b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population