#978a8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #978a8d is composed of 59.2% red, 54.1% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 8.6% magenta, 6.6% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 346.2 degrees, a saturation of 5.9% and a lightness of 56.7%. #978a8d color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f151b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 54
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 9
    • Y 7
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#978a8d color description : Dark grayish red.

#978a8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #978a8d has RGB values of R:151, G:138, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.09, Y:0.07, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 9931405.

Hex triplet 978a8d #978a8d
RGB Decimal 151, 138, 141 rgb(151,138,141)
RGB Percent 59.2, 54.1, 55.3 rgb(59.2%,54.1%,55.3%)
CMYK 0, 9, 7, 41
HSL 346.2°, 5.9, 56.7 hsl(346.2,5.9%,56.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 346.2°, 8.6, 59.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.677, 5.408, 0.157
XYZ 26.658, 26.68, 28.943
xyY 0.324, 0.324, 26.68
CIE-LCH 58.677, 5.41, 1.667
CIE-LUV 58.677, 7.432, -0.682
Hunter-Lab 51.652, 1.733, 2.934
Binary 10010111, 10001010, 10001101

Color Schemes with #978a8d

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Alternatives to #978a8d

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#978a8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #978a8d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#978a8d;}
.background {background-color:#978a8d;}
.border {border:1px solid #978a8d;}

Shades and Tints of #978a8d

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, #080707 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #978a8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #978a8d is the less saturated color, while #fd2456 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #978a8d 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #908d8e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #959294 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a08e93 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9d8f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #958f91 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c8d91 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9b8d94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population