#a8b8c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8b8c9 is composed of 65.9% red, 72.2% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.4% cyan, 8.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 210.9 degrees, a saturation of 23.4% and a lightness of 72.4%. #a8b8c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #517193. Closest websafe color is: #99cccc.

    • R 66
    • G 72
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#a8b8c9 color description : Grayish blue.

#a8b8c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8b8c9 has RGB values of R:168, G:184, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 11057353.

Hex triplet a8b8c9 #a8b8c9
RGB Decimal 168, 184, 201 rgb(168,184,201)
RGB Percent 65.9, 72.2, 78.8 rgb(65.9%,72.2%,78.8%)
CMYK 16, 8, 0, 21
HSL 210.9°, 23.4, 72.4 hsl(210.9,23.4%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.9°, 16.4, 78.8
Web Safe 99cccc #99cccc
CIE-LAB 74.076, -1.969, -10.453
XYZ 43.829, 46.822, 61.984
xyY 0.287, 0.307, 46.822
CIE-LCH 74.076, 10.636, 259.331
CIE-LUV 74.076, -9.393, -15.644
Hunter-Lab 68.427, -5.412, -5.808
Binary 10101000, 10111000, 11001001

Color Schemes with #a8b8c9

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Alternatives to #a8b8c9

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#a8b8c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8b8c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8b8c9;}
.background {background-color:#a8b8c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8b8c9;}

Shades and Tints of #a8b8c9

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, #06080a is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8b8c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b8b9 is the less saturated color, while #77b7fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8b8c9 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.

  • #b5b5b5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b2b6b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7b8ca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c1b5cd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #acbcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2b8c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b8b6cc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aabac9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population