#a9b9b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9b9b9 is composed of 66.3% red, 72.5% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 10.3% and a lightness of 69.4%. #a9b9b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #537373. Closest websafe color is: #99cccc.

    • R 66
    • G 73
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#a9b9b9 color description : Grayish cyan.

#a9b9b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9b9b9 has RGB values of R:169, G:185, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 11123129.

Hex triplet a9b9b9 #a9b9b9
RGB Decimal 169, 185, 185 rgb(169,185,185)
RGB Percent 66.3, 72.5, 72.5 rgb(66.3%,72.5%,72.5%)
CMYK 9, 0, 0, 27
HSL 180°, 10.3, 69.4 hsl(180,10.3%,69.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 8.6, 72.5
Web Safe 99cccc #99cccc
CIE-LAB 73.956, -5.498, -1.894
XYZ 42.466, 46.635, 52.66
xyY 0.3, 0.329, 46.635
CIE-LCH 73.956, 5.815, 199.003
CIE-LUV 73.956, -8.745, -1.896
Hunter-Lab 68.29, -8.507, 2.083
Binary 10101001, 10111001, 10111001

Color Schemes with #a9b9b9

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Alternatives to #a9b9b9

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#a9b9b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9b9b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9b9b9;}
.background {background-color:#a9b9b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9b9b9;}

Shades and Tints of #a9b9b9

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f5f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9b9b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #afb3b3 is the less saturated color, while #67fbfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9b9b9 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.

  • #b4b4b4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b2b5b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb8ba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b4bf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #afbac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5b8b9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bcb6bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #adbac2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population