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Hex #a2a9aa

#a2a9aa is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #a2a9aa color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#a2a9aa Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 162   G 169   B 170   copy to clipboard


H 187.5   S 0.04   L 0.65


C 3%   M 0%   Y 0%   K 33%
Usage of blue The color #a2a9aa is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#a2a9aa Conversion and Usage

Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.

#a2a9aa to RGB conversion

162% RED
169% GREEN
170% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(162, 169, 170); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(162, 169, 170); // for css background-color

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#a2a9aa to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
3.14 % 0.39 % 0 % 33.33 %

#a2a9aa to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
187.5 0.04 0.65

CSS code: color: hsl(187.5, 4%, 65%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #a2a9aa

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage for headings: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage as fill color: recommended
Usage for buttons: watch out for enough contrast

As a rather light shade, this color can very well be used as a fill/background, also to bigger elements. If there is no obvious reason, we do not recommend using it as text-color on white backgrounds (low contrast gives bad accessability-rating). Some usage-examples for #a2a9aa

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #a2a9aa

This shows how text with the hex-color #a2a9aa would look on a white background. Because of the lightness of the color this color is not recommended to be used as font-color. However, if you know what you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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