#d9a9a6 Color Information

#d9a9a6 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 #d9a9a6. In RGB, it consists of 85.1% Red, 66.3% Green, and 65.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 22.1% Magenta, 23.5% Yellow, and 14.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 3.5°, with saturation of 40.2% and lightness of 75.1%. The decimal value for #d9a9a6 is 14264742, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cc9999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #d9a9a6 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#d9a9a6 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color217, 169, 166 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color85.1%, 66.3%, 65.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.149, 0.337, 0.349 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.221, 0.235, 0.149 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color3.5°, 40.2%, 75.1% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color3.5°, 23.5%, 85.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color49.686, 45.881, 42.313 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color217, 169, 166 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code14264742 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color73.468, 17.143, 8.306 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)73.468, 19.049, 25.851 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color73.468, 30.530, 8.715 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color67.735, 12.399, 10.377 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.360, 0.333, 45.881 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4292454822 / 0xffd9a9a6 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cc9999 Copy

Shades of #d9a9a6

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #d9a9a6, its pure hue is 3.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.2%, and its lightness is 75.1%. 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 #d9a9a6, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0d0a0a to #cc9f9c.

Tints of #d9a9a6

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #d9a9a6, its pure hue is 3.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.2%, and its lightness is 75.1%. 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 #d9a9a6, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #dbaeab to #fdfafa.

Tones of #d9a9a6

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #d9a9a6, its pure hue is 3.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.2%, 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 #d9a9a6, which range from #c0c0c0 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff8780 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #d9a9a6

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #d9a9a6! For #d9a9a6, 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, #d9a9a6. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #d9a9a6

This color, #d9a9a6, consists of 85.1% Red, 66.3% Green, and 65.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 217, Green = 169, Blue = 166. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #d9a9a6 is 0% Cyan, 22.1% Magenta, 23.5% Yellow, and 14.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R85.1%
C0.0%
G66.3%
M22.1%
B65.1%
Y23.5%
K14.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 217 169 166
Octal 331 251 246
Hexa #d9 #a9 #a6
Binary 11011001 10101001 10100110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 22 23 14
Octal 0 26 27 16
Hexa #00 #16 #17 #0e
Binary 00000000 00010110 00010111 00001110

Analogous Colors of #d9a9a6

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #d9a9a6 — which has hue 3.5° — its analogous colors are located at 3.5° and 333.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #d9a9a6.

Triadic Colors of #d9a9a6

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 #d9a9a6 — which has hue 3.5° — its triadic colors are located at 3.5° and 243.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #d9a9a6.

Complementary Color of #d9a9a6

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #d9a9a6 — which has hue 3.5° — its complementary color is located at 183.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #d9a9a6.

Split Complementary Colors of #d9a9a6

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 #d9a9a6 — which has hue 3.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 3.5° and 213.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #d9a9a6.

Tetradic Colors of #d9a9a6

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 #d9a9a6 — which has hue 3.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 273.5°, 3.5°, 93.5°, and 183.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #d9a9a6.

Monochromatic Colors of #d9a9a6

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #d9a9a6, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #b38f8d — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #f2cecc (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #d9a9a6

We want to make getting started with #d9a9a6 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #d9a9a6 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #d9a9a6 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 #d9a9a6 with other HTML elements.

#d9a9a6 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #d9a9a6.
<span style="color: #d9a9a6;">The color of this text is #d9a9a6.</span>

#d9a9a6 Background Color

The background color for this text is #d9a9a6.
<div style="background-color: #d9a9a6; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #d9a9a6.</div>

#d9a9a6 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #d9a9a6.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #d9a9a6;">This color for the shadow of this text is #d9a9a6.</span>

#d9a9a6 Border Color

This is a div with border color #d9a9a6.
<div style="border: #d9a9a6 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #d9a9a6.</div>

#d9a9a6 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #d9a9a6 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #d9a9a6; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #d9a9a6 on a white background.</div></div>

#d9a9a6 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #d9a9a6 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #d9a9a6; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #d9a9a6 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #d9a9a6 to White

This is a gradient from #d9a9a6 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#d9a9a6,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#d9a9a6,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#d9a9a6,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#d9a9a6,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #d9a9a6 to white.</div>

Gradient from #d9a9a6 to Black

This is a gradient from #d9a9a6 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#d9a9a6,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#d9a9a6,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#d9a9a6,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#d9a9a6,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #d9a9a6 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #d9a9a6

In addition to using #d9a9a6 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 #d9a9a6 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #d9a9a6, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 217, Green = 169, Blue = 166). If you need details about the color coordinates of #d9a9a6 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 #d9a9a6
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(217, 169, 166)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #d9a9a6; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #d9a9a6; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #d9a9a6; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(217, 169, 166);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#d9a9a6")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:217, green:169, blue:166, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:217 green:169 blue:166 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(217f, 169f, 166f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(217, 169, 166);
 

#d9a9a6 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #d9a9a6 the same way. For those with color blindness, #d9a9a6 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #d9a9a6 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #d9a9a6 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 #d9a9a6 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 #d9a9a6 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 #d9a9a6 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 2.1:1 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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