#978aa9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #978aa9 is composed of 59.2% red, 54.1% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.7% cyan, 18.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 265.2 degrees, a saturation of 15.3% and a lightness of 60.2%. #978aa9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f1553. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 54
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#978aa9 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#978aa9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #978aa9 has RGB values of R:151, G:138, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 9931433.

Hex triplet 978aa9 #978aa9
RGB Decimal 151, 138, 169 rgb(151,138,169)
RGB Percent 59.2, 54.1, 66.3 rgb(59.2%,54.1%,66.3%)
CMYK 11, 18, 0, 34
HSL 265.2°, 15.3, 60.2 hsl(265.2,15.3%,60.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 265.2°, 18.3, 66.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.545, 11.027, -14.569
XYZ 29.011, 27.621, 41.337
xyY 0.296, 0.282, 27.621
CIE-LCH 59.545, 18.271, 307.121
CIE-LUV 59.545, 5.189, -23.353
Hunter-Lab 52.556, 6.561, -9.845
Binary 10010111, 10001010, 10101001

Color Schemes with #978aa9

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Alternatives to #978aa9

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#978aa9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #978aa9

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #978aa9

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, #060507 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #978aa9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9892a1 is the less saturated color, while #8934ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #978aa9 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #929096 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e93af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9691ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #99939d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9190ad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #968fab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #988fa1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population