#a9a7ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a7ad is composed of 66.3% red, 65.5% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.3% cyan, 3.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 260 degrees, a saturation of 3.5% and a lightness of 66.7%. #a9a7ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #534f5b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 65
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#a9a7ad color description : Dark grayish violet.

#a9a7ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a7ad has RGB values of R:169, G:167, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11118509.

Hex triplet a9a7ad #a9a7ad
RGB Decimal 169, 167, 173 rgb(169,167,173)
RGB Percent 66.3, 65.5, 67.8 rgb(66.3%,65.5%,67.8%)
CMYK 2, 3, 0, 32
HSL 260°, 3.5, 66.7 hsl(260,3.5%,66.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 260°, 3.5, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.816, 1.857, -2.841
XYZ 37.722, 39.09, 45.091
xyY 0.309, 0.321, 39.09
CIE-LCH 68.816, 3.393, 303.168
CIE-LUV 68.816, 0.78, -4.5
Hunter-Lab 62.522, -1.715, 1.005
Binary 10101001, 10100111, 10101101

Color Schemes with #a9a7ad

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Alternatives to #a9a7ad

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#a9a7ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9a7ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9a7ad;}
.background {background-color:#a9a7ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a7ad;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a7ad

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a7ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a9a7ad is the less saturated color, while #8f59fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a7ad 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a8a8a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #adabb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9a7b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aeaab6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aca9af Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b3a7b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aca9b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population