#a5acaa Color Information

#a5acaa 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 #a5acaa. In RGB, it consists of 64.7% Red, 67.5% Green, and 66.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 4.1% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 1.2% Yellow, and 32.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 162.9°, with saturation of 4% and lightness of 66.1%. The decimal value for #a5acaa is 10857642, and its nearest "web safe" color is #999999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #a5acaa 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#a5acaa Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color165, 172, 170 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color64.7%, 67.5%, 66.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.353, 0.325, 0.333 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.041, 0, 0.012, 0.325 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color162.9°, 4.0%, 66.1% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color162.9°, 4.1%, 67.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color37.525, 40.407, 43.852 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color165, 169, 172 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code10857642 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color69.758, -2.845, 0.162 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)69.758, 2.850, 176.744 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color69.758, -3.814, 0.719 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color63.566, -5.866, 3.595 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.308, 0.332, 40.407 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289047722 / 0xffa5acaa Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#999999 Copy

Shades of #a5acaa

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #a5acaa, its pure hue is 162.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 4.0%, and its lightness is 66.1%. 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 #a5acaa, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0a0a to #9ba2a0.

Tints of #a5acaa

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #a5acaa, its pure hue is 162.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 4.0%, and its lightness is 66.1%. 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 #a5acaa, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #aab1af to #fafafa.

Tones of #a5acaa

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #a5acaa, its pure hue is 162.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 4.0%, 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 #a5acaa, which range from #a9a9a9 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #52ffce (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #a5acaa

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #a5acaa! For #a5acaa, 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, #a5acaa. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #a5acaa

This color, #a5acaa, consists of 64.7% Red, 67.5% Green, and 66.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 165, Green = 172, Blue = 170. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #a5acaa is 4.1% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 1.2% Yellow, and 32.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R64.7%
C4.1%
G67.5%
M0.0%
B66.7%
Y1.2%
K32.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 165 172 170
Octal 245 254 252
Hexa #a5 #ac #aa
Binary 10100101 10101100 10101010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 4 0 1 32
Octal 4 0 1 40
Hexa #04 #00 #01 #20
Binary 00000100 00000000 00000001 00100000

Analogous Colors of #a5acaa

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #a5acaa — which has hue 162.9° — its analogous colors are located at 132.9° and 192.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a5acaa.

Triadic Colors of #a5acaa

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 #a5acaa — which has hue 162.9° — its triadic colors are located at 42.9° and 282.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a5acaa.

Complementary Color of #a5acaa

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #a5acaa — which has hue 162.9° — its complementary color is located at 342.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a5acaa.

Split Complementary Colors of #a5acaa

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 #a5acaa — which has hue 162.9° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 12.9° and 312.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a5acaa.

Tetradic Colors of #a5acaa

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 #a5acaa — which has hue 162.9° — its tetradic colors are located at 72.9°, 162.9°, 252.9°, and 342.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a5acaa.

Monochromatic Colors of #a5acaa

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #a5acaa, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #7b807e — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #d1d6d5 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #a5acaa

We want to make getting started with #a5acaa on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #a5acaa into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #a5acaa 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 #a5acaa with other HTML elements.

#a5acaa Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #a5acaa.
<span style="color: #a5acaa;">The color of this text is #a5acaa.</span>

#a5acaa Background Color

The background color for this text is #a5acaa.
<div style="background-color: #a5acaa; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #a5acaa.</div>

#a5acaa Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #a5acaa.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #a5acaa;">This color for the shadow of this text is #a5acaa.</span>

#a5acaa Border Color

This is a div with border color #a5acaa.
<div style="border: #a5acaa 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #a5acaa.</div>

#a5acaa Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #a5acaa on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #a5acaa; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #a5acaa on a white background.</div></div>

#a5acaa Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #a5acaa on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #a5acaa; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #a5acaa on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #a5acaa to White

This is a gradient from #a5acaa to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#a5acaa,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#a5acaa,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#a5acaa,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#a5acaa,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #a5acaa to white.</div>

Gradient from #a5acaa to Black

This is a gradient from #a5acaa to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#a5acaa,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#a5acaa,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#a5acaa,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#a5acaa,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #a5acaa to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #a5acaa

In addition to using #a5acaa 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 #a5acaa in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #a5acaa, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 165, Green = 172, Blue = 170). If you need details about the color coordinates of #a5acaa 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 #a5acaa
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(165, 172, 170)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #a5acaa; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #a5acaa; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #a5acaa; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(165, 172, 170);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#a5acaa")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:165, green:172, blue:170, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:165 green:172 blue:170 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(165f, 172f, 170f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(165, 172, 170);
 

#a5acaa Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #a5acaa the same way. For those with color blindness, #a5acaa might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #a5acaa looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #a5acaa 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 #a5acaa 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 #a5acaa 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 Recommended

We analyzed whether #a5acaa 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 2.3:1 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
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text