#a8bedf Color Information

#a8bedf 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 #a8bedf. In RGB, it consists of 65.9% Red, 74.5% Green, and 87.5% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 24.7% Cyan, 14.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 12.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 216.0°, with saturation of 46.2% and lightness of 76.7%. The decimal value for #a8bedf is 11058911, and its nearest "web safe" color is #99cccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #a8bedf is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#a8bedf Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color168, 190, 223 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color65.9%, 74.5%, 87.5% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.341, 0.255, 0.125 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.247, 0.148, 0, 0.125 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color216.0°, 46.2%, 76.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color216.0°, 24.7%, 87.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color47.881, 50.480, 77.032 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color168, 184, 223 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11058911 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color76.363, -0.271, -18.965 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)76.363, 18.967, 269.180 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color76.363, -12.906, -29.662 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color71.049, -4.041, -14.549 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.273, 0.288, 50.480 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289248991 / 0xffa8bedf Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#99cccc Copy

Shades of #a8bedf

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #a8bedf, its pure hue is 216.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 46.2%, and its lightness is 76.7%. 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 #a8bedf, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0b0d to #9eb3d2.

Tints of #a8bedf

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #a8bedf, its pure hue is 216.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 46.2%, and its lightness is 76.7%. 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 #a8bedf, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #adc2e1 to #fafbfd.

Tones of #a8bedf

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #a8bedf, its pure hue is 216.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 46.2%, 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 #a8bedf, which range from #c4c4c4 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #88b8ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #a8bedf

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #a8bedf! For #a8bedf, 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, #a8bedf. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #a8bedf

This color, #a8bedf, consists of 65.9% Red, 74.5% Green, and 87.5% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 168, Green = 190, Blue = 223. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #a8bedf is 24.7% Cyan, 14.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 12.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R65.9%
C24.7%
G74.5%
M14.8%
B87.5%
Y0.0%
K12.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 168 190 223
Octal 250 276 337
Hexa #a8 #be #df
Binary 10101000 10111110 11011111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 24 14 0 12
Octal 30 16 0 14
Hexa #18 #0e #00 #0c
Binary 00011000 00001110 00000000 00001100

Analogous Colors of #a8bedf

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #a8bedf — which has hue 216.0° — its analogous colors are located at 186.0° and 246.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8bedf.

Triadic Colors of #a8bedf

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 #a8bedf — which has hue 216.0° — its triadic colors are located at 96.0° and 336.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8bedf.

Complementary Color of #a8bedf

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #a8bedf — which has hue 216.0° — its complementary color is located at 36.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8bedf.

Split Complementary Colors of #a8bedf

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 #a8bedf — which has hue 216.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 6.0° and 216.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8bedf.

Tetradic Colors of #a8bedf

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 #a8bedf — which has hue 216.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 126.0°, 216.0°, 306.0°, and 36.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8bedf.

Monochromatic Colors of #a8bedf

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #a8bedf, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #91a2ba — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #cdddf6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #a8bedf

We want to make getting started with #a8bedf on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #a8bedf into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #a8bedf 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 #a8bedf with other HTML elements.

#a8bedf Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #a8bedf.
<span style="color: #a8bedf;">The color of this text is #a8bedf.</span>

#a8bedf Background Color

The background color for this text is #a8bedf.
<div style="background-color: #a8bedf; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #a8bedf.</div>

#a8bedf Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #a8bedf.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #a8bedf;">This color for the shadow of this text is #a8bedf.</span>

#a8bedf Border Color

This is a div with border color #a8bedf.
<div style="border: #a8bedf 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #a8bedf.</div>

#a8bedf Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #a8bedf on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #a8bedf; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #a8bedf on a white background.</div></div>

#a8bedf Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #a8bedf on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #a8bedf; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #a8bedf on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #a8bedf to White

This is a gradient from #a8bedf to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#a8bedf,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#a8bedf,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#a8bedf,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#a8bedf,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #a8bedf to white.</div>

Gradient from #a8bedf to Black

This is a gradient from #a8bedf to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#a8bedf,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#a8bedf,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#a8bedf,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#a8bedf,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #a8bedf to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #a8bedf

In addition to using #a8bedf 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 #a8bedf in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #a8bedf, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 168, Green = 190, Blue = 223). If you need details about the color coordinates of #a8bedf 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 #a8bedf
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(168, 190, 223)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #a8bedf; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #a8bedf; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #a8bedf; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(168, 190, 223);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#a8bedf")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:168, green:190, blue:223, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:168 green:190 blue:223 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(168f, 190f, 223f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(168, 190, 223);
 

#a8bedf Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #a8bedf the same way. For those with color blindness, #a8bedf might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #a8bedf looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #a8bedf 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 #a8bedf 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 #a8bedf 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 #a8bedf 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 1.9:1 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
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