#a9a0ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a0ad is composed of 66.3% red, 62.7% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.3% cyan, 7.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 281.5 degrees, a saturation of 7.3% and a lightness of 65.3%. #a9a0ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #53415b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 63
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#a9a0ad color description : Dark grayish violet.

#a9a0ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a0ad has RGB values of R:169, G:160, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11116717.

Hex triplet a9a0ad #a9a0ad
RGB Decimal 169, 160, 173 rgb(169,160,173)
RGB Percent 66.3, 62.7, 67.8 rgb(66.3%,62.7%,67.8%)
CMYK 2, 8, 0, 32
HSL 281.5°, 7.3, 65.3 hsl(281.5,7.3%,65.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 281.5°, 7.5, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 66.971, 5.711, -5.562
XYZ 36.475, 36.594, 44.675
xyY 0.31, 0.311, 36.594
CIE-LCH 66.971, 7.972, 315.762
CIE-LUV 66.971, 4.321, -9.173
Hunter-Lab 60.493, 1.765, -1.441
Binary 10101001, 10100000, 10101101

Color Schemes with #a9a0ad

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Alternatives to #a9a0ad

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#a9a0ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9a0ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9a0ad;}
.background {background-color:#a9a0ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a0ad;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a0ad

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, #0a090a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a0ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a9a0ad is the less saturated color, while #c84eff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a0ad 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a5a3a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7a6b2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b2a3b1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ada5b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7a4b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #afa2b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aba3af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population