#a9a8b6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a8b6 is composed of 66.3% red, 65.9% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.1% cyan, 7.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 244.3 degrees, a saturation of 8.8% and a lightness of 68.6%. #a9a8b6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #53516d. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#a9a8b6 color description : Grayish blue.

#a9a8b6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a8b6 has RGB values of R:169, G:168, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11118774.

Hex triplet a9a8b6 #a9a8b6
RGB Decimal 169, 168, 182 rgb(169,168,182)
RGB Percent 66.3, 65.9, 71.4 rgb(66.3%,65.9%,71.4%)
CMYK 7, 8, 0, 29
HSL 244.3°, 8.8, 68.6 hsl(244.3,8.8%,68.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 244.3°, 7.7, 71.4
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 69.339, 3.089, -7.055
XYZ 38.807, 39.818, 49.895
xyY 0.302, 0.31, 39.818
CIE-LCH 69.339, 7.701, 293.644
CIE-LUV 69.339, -0.26, -11.058
Hunter-Lab 63.101, -0.651, -2.71
Binary 10101001, 10101000, 10110110

Color Schemes with #a9a8b6

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Alternatives to #a9a8b6

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#a9a8b6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9a8b6

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.text {color:#a9a8b6;}
.background {background-color:#a9a8b6;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a8b6;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a8b6

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, #080809 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a8b6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aeaeb0 is the less saturated color, while #6f64fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a8b6 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aaaaac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acacb9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b7a9ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #adacb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #abaab8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2a8b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #abaab7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population