#a9a9ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a9ae is composed of 66.3% red, 66.3% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.9% cyan, 2.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 3% and a lightness of 67.3%. #a9a9ae color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #53535d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

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

#a9a9ae color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a9a9ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a9ae has RGB values of R:169, G:169, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11119022.

Hex triplet a9a9ae #a9a9ae
RGB Decimal 169, 169, 174 rgb(169,169,174)
RGB Percent 66.3, 66.3, 68.2 rgb(66.3%,66.3%,68.2%)
CMYK 3, 3, 0, 32
HSL 240°, 3, 67.3 hsl(240,3%,67.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 2.9, 68.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 69.375, 0.957, -2.574
XYZ 38.189, 39.867, 45.725
xyY 0.309, 0.322, 39.867
CIE-LCH 69.375, 2.746, 290.4
CIE-LUV 69.375, -0.289, -3.958
Hunter-Lab 63.14, -2.534, 1.261
Binary 10101001, 10101001, 10101110

Color Schemes with #a9a9ae

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Text with hexadecimal color #a9a9ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9a9ae;}
.background {background-color:#a9a9ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a9ae;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a9ae

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, #050505 is the darkest color, while #fafafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a9ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a9a9ae is the less saturated color, while #5c5cfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a9ae 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
  • #aaaaab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afacb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bba8b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aeacb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #adabb0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b4a8b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #acabb4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population