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Hex #a9aaab

#a9aaab is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #a9aaab color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#a9aaab Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 169   G 170   B 171   copy to clipboard


H 210   S 0.01   L 0.67


C 1%   M 0%   Y 0%   K 33%
Usage of blue The color #a9aaab is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#a9aaab Conversion and Usage

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

#a9aaab to RGB conversion

169% RED
170% GREEN
171% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(169, 170, 171); // for text color
background-color: rgb(169, 170, 171); // for background color

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#a9aaab to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0.78 % 0.39 % 0 % 32.94 %

#a9aaab to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
210 0.01 0.67

CSS code: color: hsl(210, 1%, 67%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #a9aaab

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 #a9aaab

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #a9aaab

This shows how text with the hex-color #a9aaab 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 youre doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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