#a9a9ca Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a9ca is composed of 66.3% red, 66.3% green and 79.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.3% cyan, 16.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 23.7% and a lightness of 72.7%. #a9a9ca color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #535395. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#a9a9ca color description : Grayish blue.

#a9a9ca Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a9ca has RGB values of R:169, G:169, B:202 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 11119050.

Hex triplet a9a9ca #a9a9ca
RGB Decimal 169, 169, 202 rgb(169,169,202)
RGB Percent 66.3, 66.3, 79.2 rgb(66.3%,66.3%,79.2%)
CMYK 16, 16, 0, 21
HSL 240°, 23.7, 72.7 hsl(240,23.7%,72.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 16.3, 79.2
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 70.228, 6.757, -16.771
XYZ 41.209, 41.075, 61.631
xyY 0.286, 0.285, 41.075
CIE-LCH 70.228, 18.082, 291.945
CIE-LUV 70.228, -1.941, -26.851
Hunter-Lab 64.09, 2.616, -12.153
Binary 10101001, 10101001, 11001010

Color Schemes with #a9a9ca

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#a9a9ca Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9a9ca

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9a9ca;}
.background {background-color:#a9a9ca;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a9ca;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a9ca

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, #07070b is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a9ca

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b9ba is the less saturated color, while #7979fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a9ca 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #acacb3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9aecd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b1accd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aab0bc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9accc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #aeabcc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a9adc1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population