#a9a9e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9a9e3 is composed of 66.3% red, 66.3% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.6% cyan, 25.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 50.9% and a lightness of 77.6%. #a9a9e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5353c7. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 66
    • G 66
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#a9a9e3 color description : Very soft blue.

#a9a9e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9a9e3 has RGB values of R:169, G:169, B:227 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 11119075.

Hex triplet a9a9e3 #a9a9e3
RGB Decimal 169, 169, 227 rgb(169,169,227)
RGB Percent 66.3, 66.3, 89 rgb(66.3%,66.3%,89%)
CMYK 26, 26, 0, 11
HSL 240°, 50.9, 77.6 hsl(240,50.9%,77.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 25.6, 89
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 71.116, 12.495, -29.139
XYZ 44.413, 42.356, 78.505
xyY 0.269, 0.256, 42.356
CIE-LCH 71.116, 31.705, 293.21
CIE-LUV 71.116, -3.461, -47.926
Hunter-Lab 65.082, 7.917, -25.961
Binary 10101001, 10101001, 11100011

Color Schemes with #a9a9e3

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Alternatives to #a9a9e3

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#a9a9e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9a9e3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9a9e3;}
.background {background-color:#a9a9e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9a9e3;}

Shades and Tints of #a9a9e3

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, #010103 is the darkest color, while #f3f3fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9a9e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c3c3c9 is the less saturated color, while #8f8ffd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9a9e3 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.

  • #b0b0b0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #afafba Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2b0e6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a6afe3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a5b4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4ade5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7ade3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a6b0cd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population