#a9a9e1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a9e1 is composed of 66.3% red, 66.3% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.9% cyan, 24.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 48.3% and a lightness of 77.3%. #a9a9e1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5353c3. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#a9a9e1 color description : Very soft blue.

#a9a9e1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a9e1 has RGB values of R:169, G:169, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 11119073.

Hex triplet a9a9e1 #a9a9e1
RGB Decimal 169, 169, 225 rgb(169,169,225)
RGB Percent 66.3, 66.3, 88.2 rgb(66.3%,66.3%,88.2%)
CMYK 25, 25, 0, 12
HSL 240°, 48.3, 77.3 hsl(240,48.3%,77.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 24.9, 88.2
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 71.041, 12.019, -28.161
XYZ 44.138, 42.247, 77.059
xyY 0.27, 0.258, 42.247
CIE-LCH 71.041, 30.619, 293.112
CIE-LUV 71.041, -3.339, -46.231
Hunter-Lab 64.997, 7.469, -24.794
Binary 10101001, 10101001, 11100001

Color Schemes with #a9a9e1

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#a9a9e1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9a9e1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9a9e1;}
.background {background-color:#a9a9e1;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a9e1;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a9e1

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f2f2fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a9e1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c4c4c6 is the less saturated color, while #8e8efc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a9e1 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.

  • #afafaf Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aeaeb9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2b0e4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a7afe1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a5b4c0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a5ade3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7ade1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a6b0cc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population