#a9a6a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a6a6 is composed of 66.3% red, 65.1% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1.8% magenta, 1.8% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 1.7% and a lightness of 65.7%. #a9a6a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #534d4d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 65
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 2
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a9a6a6 color description : Dark grayish red.

#a9a6a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a6a6 has RGB values of R:169, G:166, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0.02, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11118246.

Hex triplet a9a6a6 #a9a6a6
RGB Decimal 169, 166, 166 rgb(169,166,166)
RGB Percent 66.3, 65.1, 65.1 rgb(66.3%,65.1%,65.1%)
CMYK 0, 2, 2, 34
HSL 0°, 1.7, 65.7 hsl(0,1.7%,65.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 1.8, 66.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.359, 1.072, 0.374
XYZ 36.88, 38.461, 41.555
xyY 0.315, 0.329, 38.461
CIE-LCH 68.359, 1.136, 19.22
CIE-LUV 68.359, 1.714, 0.362
Hunter-Lab 62.017, -2.379, 3.684
Binary 10101001, 10100110, 10100110

Color Schemes with #a9a6a6

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#a9a6a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9a6a6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9a6a6;}
.background {background-color:#a9a6a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a6a6;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a6a6

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 #f6f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a6a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a9a6a6 is the less saturated color, while #fa5555 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a6a6 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a7a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeaaaa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #baa6ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #afa8b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aca8a8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b4a6a9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ada7af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population