#a8efff Color Information

#a8efff 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 #a8efff. In RGB, it consists of 65.9% Red, 93.7% Green, and 100.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 34.1% Cyan, 6.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 0% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 191.0°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 82.9%. The decimal value for #a8efff is 11071487, and its nearest "web safe" color is #99ffff. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #a8efff 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#a8efff Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color168, 239, 255 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color65.9%, 93.7%, 100.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.341, 0.063, 0.000 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.341, 0.063, 0, 0 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color191.0°, 100.0%, 82.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color191.0°, 34.1%, 100.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color65.065, 77.278, 106.095 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color168, 207, 255 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11071487 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color90.449, -18.171, -14.745 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)90.449, 23.400, 219.058 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color90.449, -34.235, -20.518 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color87.908, -21.722, -10.021 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.262, 0.311, 77.278 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289261567 / 0xffa8efff Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#99ffff Copy
Last Updated: May 24, 2024

Shades of #a8efff

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #a8efff, its pure hue is 191.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 82.9%. 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 9 different shades of #a8efff, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #151e20 to #93d1df.

Tints of #a8efff

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #a8efff, its pure hue is 191.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 82.9%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #a8efff, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #b3f1ff to #f4fdff.

Tones of #a8efff

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #a8efff, its pure hue is 191.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #a8efff, which range from #d4d4d4 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #a8efff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #a8efff

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #a8efff! For #a8efff, 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, #a8efff. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #a8efff

This color, #a8efff, consists of 65.9% Red, 93.7% Green, and 100.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 168, Green = 239, Blue = 255. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #a8efff is 34.1% Cyan, 6.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 0% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R65.9%
C34.1%
G93.7%
M6.3%
B100.0%
Y0.0%
K0.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 168 239 255
Octal 250 357 377
Hexa #a8 #ef #ff
Binary 10101000 11101111 11111111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 34 6 0 0
Octal 42 6 0 0
Hexa #22 #06 #00 #00
Binary 00100010 00000110 00000000 00000000

Analogous Colors of #a8efff

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #a8efff — which has hue 191.0° — its analogous colors are located at 161.0° and 221.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8efff.

Triadic Colors of #a8efff

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 #a8efff — which has hue 191.0° — its triadic colors are located at 71.0° and 311.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8efff.

Complementary Color of #a8efff

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #a8efff — which has hue 191.0° — its complementary color is located at 11.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8efff.

Split Complementary Colors of #a8efff

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 #a8efff — which has hue 191.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 41.0° and 341.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8efff.

Tetradic Colors of #a8efff

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 #a8efff — which has hue 191.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 101.0°, 191.0°, 281.0°, and 11.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #a8efff.

Monochromatic Colors of #a8efff

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #a8efff, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #7de7ff — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #d4f7ff (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #a8efff

We want to make getting started with #a8efff on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #a8efff into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #a8efff 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 #a8efff with other HTML elements.

#a8efff Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #a8efff.
<span style="color: #a8efff;">The color of this text is #a8efff.</span>

#a8efff Background Color

The background color for this text is #a8efff.
<div style="background-color: #a8efff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #a8efff.</div>

#a8efff Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #a8efff.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #a8efff;">This color for the shadow of this text is #a8efff.</span>

#a8efff Border Color

This is a div with border color #a8efff.
<div style="border: #a8efff 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #a8efff.</div>

#a8efff Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #a8efff on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #a8efff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #a8efff on a white background.</div></div>

#a8efff Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #a8efff on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #a8efff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #a8efff on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #a8efff to White

This is a gradient from #a8efff to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#a8efff,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#a8efff,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#a8efff,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#a8efff,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #a8efff to white.</div>

Gradient from #a8efff to Black

This is a gradient from #a8efff to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#a8efff,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#a8efff,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#a8efff,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#a8efff,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #a8efff to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #a8efff

In addition to using #a8efff 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 #a8efff in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #a8efff, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 168, Green = 239, Blue = 255). If you need details about the color coordinates of #a8efff 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 #a8efff
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(168, 239, 255)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #a8efff; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #a8efff; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #a8efff; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(168, 239, 255);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#a8efff")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:168, green:239, blue:255, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:168 green:239 blue:255 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(168f, 239f, 255f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(168, 239, 255);
 

#a8efff Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #a8efff the same way. For those with color blindness, #a8efff might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #a8efff looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #a8efff 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 #a8efff 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 #a8efff 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 #a8efff 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 1.3:1 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