#7970b1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #7970b1 is composed of 47.5% red, 43.9% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 31.6% cyan, 36.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.6% black. It has a hue angle of 248.3 degrees, a saturation of 29.4% and a lightness of 56.7%. #7970b1 color hex could be obtained by blending #f2e0ff with #000063. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 47
    • G 44
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 32
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#7970b1 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#7970b1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #7970b1 has RGB values of R:121, G:112, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0.32, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 7958705.

Hex triplet 7970b1 #7970b1
RGB Decimal 121, 112, 177 rgb(121,112,177)
RGB Percent 47.5, 43.9, 69.4 rgb(47.5%,43.9%,69.4%)
CMYK 32, 37, 0, 31
HSL 248.3°, 29.4, 56.7 hsl(248.3,29.4%,56.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 248.3°, 36.7, 69.4
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 50.485, 18.616, -33.333
XYZ 21.614, 18.827, 44.088
xyY 0.256, 0.223, 18.827
CIE-LCH 50.485, 38.179, 299.182
CIE-LUV 50.485, 0.21, -52.474
Hunter-Lab 43.391, 12.981, -29.87
Binary 01111001, 01110000, 10110001

Color Schemes with #7970b1

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Alternatives to #7970b1

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#7970b1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #7970b1

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.text {color:#7970b1;}
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.border {border:1px solid #7970b1;}

Shades and Tints of #7970b1

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, #060509 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #7970b1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8a98 is the less saturated color, while #4224fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #7970b1 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.

  • #7a7a7a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7a7885 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #687db9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #687eb2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75808a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e78b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6e79b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #767a98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population