#a9aaaa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9aaaa is composed of 66.3% red, 66.7% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.3% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 0.6% and a lightness of 66.5%. #a9aaaa color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #535555. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 67
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#a9aaaa color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#a9aaaa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9aaaa has RGB values of R:169, G:170, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 11119274.

Hex triplet a9aaaa #a9aaaa
RGB Decimal 169, 170, 170 rgb(169,170,170)
RGB Percent 66.3, 66.7, 66.7 rgb(66.3%,66.7%,66.7%)
CMYK 1, 0, 0, 33
HSL 180°, 0.6, 66.5 hsl(180,0.6%,66.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 0.6, 66.7
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 69.531, -0.355, -0.131
XYZ 37.991, 40.087, 43.764
xyY 0.312, 0.329, 40.087
CIE-LCH 69.531, 0.378, 200.263
CIE-LUV 69.531, -0.571, -0.132
Hunter-Lab 63.314, -3.692, 3.337
Binary 10101001, 10101010, 10101010

Color Schemes with #a9aaaa

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Alternatives to #a9aaaa

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#a9aaaa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9aaaa

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9aaaa;}
.background {background-color:#a9aaaa;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9aaaa;}

Shades and Tints of #a9aaaa

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9aaaa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a9aaaa is the less saturated color, while #5af9f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9aaaa 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
  • #aaaaaa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1adad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bda9b0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #afacb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeacac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b5a9ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #adabb3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population