#a8bae3 Color Information

#a8bae3 color image
#a8bae3 hex color is composed of 65.9% red, 72.9% green and 89.0% blue. This color's complement is #e3d1a8. The CMYK color model (used in color printing) for #a8bae3 is 26% cyan, 18% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. #a8bae3 hex color decimal value is 11057891. The #a8bae3 hex color can be used on a black background. Closest web safe color is: #99cccc.

#a8bae3 Color Conversions

The hexadecimal color #a8bae3 has RGB values of R:168, G:186, B:227. Its decimal value is 11057891.

Hex Triplet a8bae3
RGB 168, 186, 227
RGB Percent 65.9%, 72.9%, 89.0%
HSV 221.70º, 51%, 77%
XYZ 47.572, 48.989, 79.621
LAB 0.754, 0.028, -0.225
CMYK 26%, 18%, 0%, 11%
Decimal 11057891
Color Is Dark No
Color Is Light Yes
Most Readable Black
Web Safe Color #99cccc

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    Lighten and Darken Colors

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    #a8bae3 Tints, Tones and Shades


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    #a8bae3 CSS Examples

    The text has a font color of #a8bae3

    color: #a8bae3;

    This element has a background-color of #a8bae3

    background-color: #a8bae3;

    This element has a border-color of #a8bae3

    border: 1px solid #a8bae3;

    This element has a box-shadow color of #a8bae3

    -webkit-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #a8bae3;
    -moz-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #a8bae3;
    box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #a8bae3;

    This element has a text-shadow color of #a8bae3

    -webkit-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #a8bae3;
    -moz-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #a8bae3;
    text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #a8bae3;

    Gradient color of #a8bae3

    background-color: #a8bae3; 
    filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient(startColorstr='#a8bae3', endColorstr='#819bd7'); 
    background-image: -webkit-gradient(linear, 0% 0%, 0% 100%, from(#a8bae3), to(#819bd7)); 
    background-image: -webkit-linear-gradient(top, #a8bae3, #819bd7); 
    background-image: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #a8bae3, #819bd7); 
    background-image: -o-linear-gradient(top, #a8bae3, #819bd7); 
    background-image: linear-gradient(to bottom, #a8bae3, #819bd7);