#66979c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #66979c is composed of 40% red, 59.2% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.6% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 185.6 degrees, a saturation of 21.4% and a lightness of 50.6%. #66979c color hex could be obtained by blending #ccffff with #002f39. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 40
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#66979c color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#66979c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #66979c has RGB values of R:102, G:151, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 6723484.

Hex triplet 66979c #66979c
RGB Decimal 102, 151, 156 rgb(102,151,156)
RGB Percent 40, 59.2, 61.2 rgb(40%,59.2%,61.2%)
CMYK 35, 3, 0, 39
HSL 185.6°, 21.4, 50.6 hsl(185.6,21.4%,50.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.6°, 34.6, 61.2
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 59.304, -15.073, -7.875
XYZ 22.545, 27.357, 35.543
xyY 0.264, 0.32, 27.357
CIE-LCH 59.304, 17.007, 207.585
CIE-LUV 59.304, -23.663, -9.242
Hunter-Lab 52.304, -14.591, -3.677
Binary 01100110, 10010111, 10011100

Color Schemes with #66979c

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Alternatives to #66979c

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#66979c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #66979c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#66979c;}
.background {background-color:#66979c;}
.border {border:1px solid #66979c;}

Shades and Tints of #66979c

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f5f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #66979c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798789 is the less saturated color, while #05e6fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #66979c is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #828c8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #94939c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9a90a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6f9ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #83949c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8793a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c99a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population