#a9c9a9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9c9a9 is composed of 66.3% red, 78.8% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.9% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 22.9% and a lightness of 72.5%. #a9c9a9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #539353. Closest websafe color is: #99cc99.

    • R 66
    • G 79
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 0
    • Y 16
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#a9c9a9 color description : Grayish lime green.

#a9c9a9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9c9a9 has RGB values of R:169, G:201, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 11127209.

Hex triplet a9c9a9 #a9c9a9
RGB Decimal 169, 201, 169 rgb(169,201,169)
RGB Percent 66.3, 78.8, 66.3 rgb(66.3%,78.8%,66.3%)
CMYK 16, 0, 16, 21
HSL 120°, 22.9, 72.5 hsl(120,22.9%,72.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 15.9, 78.8
Web Safe 99cc99 #99cc99
CIE-LAB 77.918, -16.834, 12.47
XYZ 44.409, 53.072, 45.438
xyY 0.311, 0.371, 53.072
CIE-LCH 77.918, 20.949, 143.471
CIE-LUV 77.918, -16.194, 20.922
Hunter-Lab 72.851, -18.678, 14.015
Binary 10101001, 11001001, 10101001

Color Schemes with #a9c9a9

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Alternatives to #a9c9a9

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#a9c9a9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9c9a9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9c9a9;}
.background {background-color:#a9c9a9;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9c9a9;}

Shades and Tints of #a9c9a9

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, #070a07 is the darkest color, while #fdfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9c9a9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b4beb4 is the less saturated color, while #73ff73 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9c9a9 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.

  • #bcbcbc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b8bfb8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdc3a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcbdb2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b5c6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0c5a9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c9c1ae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b0c7c4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population