#978e42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #978e42 is composed of 59.2% red, 55.7% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 6% magenta, 56.3% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 53.6 degrees, a saturation of 39.2% and a lightness of 42.5%. #978e42 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff84 with #2f1d00. Closest websafe color is: #999933.

    • R 59
    • G 56
    • B 26
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    • C 0
    • M 6
    • Y 56
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#978e42 color description : Dark moderate yellow.

#978e42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #978e42 has RGB values of R:151, G:142, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.06, Y:0.56, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 9932354.

Hex triplet 978e42 #978e42
RGB Decimal 151, 142, 66 rgb(151,142,66)
RGB Percent 59.2, 55.7, 25.9 rgb(59.2%,55.7%,25.9%)
CMYK 0, 6, 56, 41
HSL 53.6°, 39.2, 42.5 hsl(53.6,39.2%,42.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.6°, 56.3, 59.2
Web Safe 999933 #999933
CIE-LAB 58.339, -6.968, 41.048
XYZ 23.419, 26.319, 9
xyY 0.399, 0.448, 26.319
CIE-LCH 58.339, 41.635, 99.634
CIE-LUV 58.339, 9.532, 48.32
Hunter-Lab 51.302, -8.296, 25.51
Binary 10010111, 10001110, 01000010

Color Schemes with #978e42

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Alternatives to #978e42

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#978e42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #978e42

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #978e42

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, #010100 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #978e42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6d6c is the less saturated color, while #d1bc08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #978e42 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.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8b897a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a1924b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b28b4e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a48b95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9047 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a88c4a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9f8c77 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population