Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1) color information

#a1caf1 is the hex color code that can simply be referred to as "Baby blue eyes". This color is described as "light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #a1caf1

#a1caf1 is made up of (161, 202, 241) in RGB colorspace and (33.20, 16.18, 0.00, 5.49) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10603249 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ccff. Black should be used ontop of #a1caf1 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #a1caf1. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #a1caf1 luma #193.95
Websafe hex #99ccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(161, 202, 241) Adobe RGB (173.00, 200.00, 240.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(63%, 79%, 95%) Closest named color Baby blue eyes
rgba rgba(161.0, 202.0, 241.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (74.83, -2.97, -25.53)
cmyk cmyk(33.20, 16.18, 0.00, 5.49) CIE-L*ab (79.61, -3.19, -24.23)
hsv hsv(210.00, 76.19, 79.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (79.61, 24.44, 262.50)
hsb hsb(210.00, 33.68, 95.00) CIE-L*uv (79.61, -20.45, -38.12)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #a1caf1 while the second is the "compliment" #f2c9a0.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #a1caf1 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #f2c9a0.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #a1caf1 with white

Darker variations of #a1caf1

When you combine pure black with this color, #a1caf1, darker shades are produced.

Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1)'s Tones

Tones of #a1caf1 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#a1caf1 in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #a1caf1 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#a1caf1 → #f2c9a0
#a1caf1 → #bdd9f5
#a1caf1 → #000000
#a1caf1 → #a0a0f2
#a1caf1 → #607990
#a1caf1 → #a0f2f2

Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1) in different environments

Seeing #a1caf1 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #a1caf1 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #a1caf1

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#a1caf1might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#a1caf1. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#a1caf1 in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #a1caf1
Java new Color(161, 202, 241);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 161, 202, 241);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:161 green:202 blue:241 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(161f, 202f, 241f);
Swift UIColor(red:161, green:202, blue:241, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f1caa1
Python Color('#a1caf1')

Base Conversions of hex color #a1caf1

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #a1caf1. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10603249 while the individual RGB conversions are: 161, 202, 241.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10100001 11001010 11110001
Hex a1 ca f1
Octal 241 312 361
Decimal 161 202 241

#a1caf1 Icons

If you're considering using #a1caf1 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Baby blue eyes (#a1caf1) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #a1caf1 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #a1caf1 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #a1caf1 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #a1caf1 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #a1caf1 background.
This text is hex color #a1caf1 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #a1caf1 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #a1caf1 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #a1caf1 and white (#ffffff) background.