#a8b8dd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8b8dd is composed of 65.9% red, 72.2% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24% cyan, 16.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 221.9 degrees, a saturation of 43.8% and a lightness of 76.3%. #a8b8dd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5171bb. Closest websafe color is: #99cccc.

    • R 66
    • G 72
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#a8b8dd color description : Very soft blue.

#a8b8dd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8b8dd has RGB values of R:168, G:184, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 11057373.

Hex triplet a8b8dd #a8b8dd
RGB Decimal 168, 184, 221 rgb(168,184,221)
RGB Percent 65.9, 72.2, 86.7 rgb(65.9%,72.2%,86.7%)
CMYK 24, 17, 0, 13
HSL 221.9°, 43.8, 76.3 hsl(221.9,43.8%,76.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.9°, 24, 86.7
Web Safe 99cccc #99cccc
CIE-LAB 74.715, 2.509, -20.376
XYZ 46.337, 47.825, 75.193
xyY 0.274, 0.282, 47.825
CIE-LCH 74.715, 20.53, 277.021
CIE-LUV 74.715, -10.184, -32.296
Hunter-Lab 69.156, -1.42, -16.056
Binary 10101000, 10111000, 11011101

Color Schemes with #a8b8dd

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Alternatives to #a8b8dd

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#a8b8dd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8b8dd

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.text {color:#a8b8dd;}
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Shades and Tints of #a8b8dd

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, #05070c is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8b8dd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfc1c6 is the less saturated color, while #87abfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8b8dd 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.

  • #b7b7b7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b4b7bf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3b9dd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9b7e0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a8becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #afb9dd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b3b7de Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a8bcd2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population