#a9a3ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a3ad is composed of 66.3% red, 63.9% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.3% cyan, 5.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 276 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 65.9%. #a9a3ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #53475b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 64
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#a9a3ad color description : Dark grayish violet.

#a9a3ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a3ad has RGB values of R:169, G:163, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11117485.

Hex triplet a9a3ad #a9a3ad
RGB Decimal 169, 163, 173 rgb(169,163,173)
RGB Percent 66.3, 63.9, 67.8 rgb(66.3%,63.9%,67.8%)
CMYK 2, 6, 0, 32
HSL 276°, 5.7, 65.9 hsl(276,5.7%,65.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 276°, 5.8, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 67.759, 4.054, -4.397
XYZ 37.001, 37.647, 44.85
xyY 0.31, 0.315, 37.647
CIE-LCH 67.759, 5.981, 312.674
CIE-LUV 67.759, 2.804, -7.171
Hunter-Lab 61.357, 0.269, -0.39
Binary 10101001, 10100011, 10101101

Color Schemes with #a9a3ad

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Alternatives to #a9a3ad

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#a9a3ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9a3ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9a3ad;}
.background {background-color:#a9a3ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a3ad;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a3ad

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f7f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a3ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a9a3ad is the less saturated color, while #b953fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a3ad 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a5a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaa8b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5a5b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ada7b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9a6b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b0a4b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aca5b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population