#a0c8bf Color Information

#a0c8bf Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #a0c8bf. In RGB, it consists of 62.7% Red, 78.4% Green, and 74.9% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 20% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 4.5% Yellow, and 21.6% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 166.5°, with saturation of 26.7% and lightness of 70.6%. The decimal value for #a0c8bf is 10537151, and its nearest "web safe" color is #99cccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #a0c8bf is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#a0c8bf Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color160, 200, 191 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color62.7%, 78.4%, 74.9% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.373, 0.216, 0.251 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.2, 0, 0.045, 0.216 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color166.5°, 26.7%, 70.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color166.5°, 20.0%, 78.4% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color44.556, 52.544, 57.084 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color160, 183, 200 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code10537151 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color77.605, -15.059, 0.120 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)77.605, 15.059, 179.544 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color77.605, -20.501, 2.714 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color72.487, -17.134, 4.050 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.289, 0.341, 52.544 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4288727231 / 0xffa0c8bf Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#99cccc Copy
Last Updated: February 5, 2023

Shades of #a0c8bf

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #a0c8bf, its pure hue is 166.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 26.7%, and its lightness is 70.6%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #a0c8bf, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #090c0b to #97bcb4.

Tints of #a0c8bf

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #a0c8bf, its pure hue is 166.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 26.7%, and its lightness is 70.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #a0c8bf, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #a6cbc3 to #f9fcfb.

Tones of #a0c8bf

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #a0c8bf, its pure hue is 166.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 26.7%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #a0c8bf, which range from #b4b4b4 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #69ffdd (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #a0c8bf

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #a0c8bf! For #a0c8bf, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #a0c8bf. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #a0c8bf

This color, #a0c8bf, consists of 62.7% Red, 78.4% Green, and 74.9% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 160, Green = 200, Blue = 191. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #a0c8bf is 20% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 4.5% Yellow, and 21.6% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R62.7%
C20.0%
G78.4%
M0.0%
B74.9%
Y4.5%
K21.6%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 160 200 191
Octal 240 310 277
Hexa #a0 #c8 #bf
Binary 10100000 11001000 10111111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 20 0 4 21
Octal 24 0 4 25
Hexa #14 #00 #04 #15
Binary 00010100 00000000 00000100 00010101

Analogous Colors of #a0c8bf

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #a0c8bf — which has hue 166.5° — its analogous colors are located at 136.5° and 196.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a0c8bf.

Triadic Colors of #a0c8bf

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #a0c8bf — which has hue 166.5° — its triadic colors are located at 46.5° and 286.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a0c8bf.

Complementary Color of #a0c8bf

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #a0c8bf — which has hue 166.5° — its complementary color is located at 346.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a0c8bf.

Split Complementary Colors of #a0c8bf

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #a0c8bf — which has hue 166.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 16.5° and 316.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a0c8bf.

Tetradic Colors of #a0c8bf

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #a0c8bf — which has hue 166.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 76.5°, 166.5°, 256.5°, and 346.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a0c8bf.

Monochromatic Colors of #a0c8bf

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #a0c8bf, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #809e97 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #cbe9e2 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #a0c8bf

We want to make getting started with #a0c8bf on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #a0c8bf into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #a0c8bf can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #a0c8bf with other HTML elements.

#a0c8bf Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #a0c8bf.
<span style="color: #a0c8bf;">The color of this text is #a0c8bf.</span>

#a0c8bf Background Color

The background color for this text is #a0c8bf.
<div style="background-color: #a0c8bf; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #a0c8bf.</div>

#a0c8bf Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #a0c8bf.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #a0c8bf;">This color for the shadow of this text is #a0c8bf.</span>

#a0c8bf Border Color

This is a div with border color #a0c8bf.
<div style="border: #a0c8bf 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #a0c8bf.</div>

#a0c8bf Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #a0c8bf on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #a0c8bf; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #a0c8bf on a white background.</div></div>

#a0c8bf Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #a0c8bf on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #a0c8bf; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #a0c8bf on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #a0c8bf to White

This is a gradient from #a0c8bf to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#a0c8bf,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#a0c8bf,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#a0c8bf,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#a0c8bf,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #a0c8bf to white.</div>

Gradient from #a0c8bf to Black

This is a gradient from #a0c8bf to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#a0c8bf,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#a0c8bf,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#a0c8bf,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#a0c8bf,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #a0c8bf to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #a0c8bf

In addition to using #a0c8bf on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #a0c8bf in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #a0c8bf, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 160, Green = 200, Blue = 191). If you need details about the color coordinates of #a0c8bf in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #a0c8bf
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(160, 200, 191)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #a0c8bf; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #a0c8bf; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #a0c8bf; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(160, 200, 191);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#a0c8bf")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:160, green:200, blue:191, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:160 green:200 blue:191 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(160f, 200f, 191f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(160, 200, 191);
 

#a0c8bf Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #a0c8bf the same way. For those with color blindness, #a0c8bf might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #a0c8bf looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #a0c8bf is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #a0c8bf looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #a0c8bf will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #a0c8bf is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 1.8:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text