#a9b9e8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9b9e8 is composed of 66.3% red, 72.5% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.2% cyan, 20.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 224.8 degrees, a saturation of 57.8% and a lightness of 78.6%. #a9b9e8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5373d1. Closest websafe color is: #99ccff.

    • R 66
    • G 73
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#a9b9e8 color description : Very soft blue.

#a9b9e8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9b9e8 has RGB values of R:169, G:185, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 11123176.

Hex triplet a9b9e8 #a9b9e8
RGB Decimal 169, 185, 232 rgb(169,185,232)
RGB Percent 66.3, 72.5, 91 rgb(66.3%,72.5%,91%)
CMYK 27, 20, 0, 9
HSL 224.8°, 57.8, 78.6 hsl(224.8,57.8%,78.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.8°, 27.2, 91
Web Safe 99ccff #99ccff
CIE-LAB 75.425, 4.853, -25.249
XYZ 48.274, 48.958, 83.246
xyY 0.267, 0.271, 48.958
CIE-LCH 75.425, 25.712, 280.88
CIE-LUV 75.425, -10.592, -40.726
Hunter-Lab 69.97, 0.703, -21.56
Binary 10101001, 10111001, 11101000

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#a9b9e8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9b9e8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9b9e8;}
.background {background-color:#a9b9e8;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9b9e8;}

Shades and Tints of #a9b9e8

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, #020307 is the darkest color, while #f6f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9b9e8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c6c7cb is the less saturated color, while #94affd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9b9e8 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b7bac3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1bbe8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b6baea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a6c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aebae8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1b9e9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a7bed8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population