#a8b8ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8b8ff is composed of 65.9% red, 72.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.1% cyan, 27.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 229 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 82.9%. #a8b8ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5171ff. Closest websafe color is: #99ccff.

    • R 66
    • G 72
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#a8b8ff color description : Pale blue.

#a8b8ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8b8ff has RGB values of R:168, G:184, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 11057407.

Hex triplet a8b8ff #a8b8ff
RGB Decimal 168, 184, 255 rgb(168,184,255)
RGB Percent 65.9, 72.2, 100 rgb(65.9%,72.2%,100%)
CMYK 34, 28, 0, 0
HSL 229°, 100, 82.9 hsl(229,100%,82.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 229°, 34.1, 100
Web Safe 99ccff #99ccff
CIE-LAB 75.961, 10.803, -36.828
XYZ 51.335, 49.825, 101.515
xyY 0.253, 0.246, 49.825
CIE-LCH 75.961, 38.38, 286.349
CIE-LUV 75.961, -11.569, -61.107
Hunter-Lab 70.587, 6.291, -35.858
Binary 10101000, 10111000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #a8b8ff

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Alternatives to #a8b8ff

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#a8b8ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8b8ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8b8ff;}
.background {background-color:#a8b8ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8b8ff;}

Shades and Tints of #a8b8ff

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, #00020b is the darkest color, while #f6f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8b8ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #d0d1d7 is the less saturated color, while #a8b8ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8b8ff 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.

  • #bbbbbb Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b7bac9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9bcff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a9bcfe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a0c4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9baff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8bafe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a2c0e2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population