#a9afaf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9afaf is composed of 66.3% red, 68.6% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 3.6% and a lightness of 67.5%. #a9afaf color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #535f5f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 69
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#a9afaf color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#a9afaf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9afaf has RGB values of R:169, G:175, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 11120559.

Hex triplet a9afaf #a9afaf
RGB Decimal 169, 175, 175 rgb(169,175,175)
RGB Percent 66.3, 68.6, 68.6 rgb(66.3%,68.6%,68.6%)
CMYK 3, 0, 0, 31
HSL 180°, 3.6, 67.5 hsl(180,3.6%,67.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 3.4, 68.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 71.002, -2.106, -0.741
XYZ 39.429, 42.19, 46.621
xyY 0.307, 0.329, 42.19
CIE-LCH 71.002, 2.232, 199.375
CIE-LUV 71.002, -3.364, -0.734
Hunter-Lab 64.954, -5.315, 2.912
Binary 10101001, 10101111, 10101111

Color Schemes with #a9afaf

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#a9afaf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9afaf

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Shades and Tints of #a9afaf

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 #fafbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9afaf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a9afaf is the less saturated color, while #5cfcfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9afaf 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
  • #acadad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4b1b2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0acb5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #afb1be Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b0b0b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b8adb2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #adb0b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population