#978ea3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #978ea3 is composed of 59.2% red, 55.7% green and 63.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.4% cyan, 12.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.1% black. It has a hue angle of 265.7 degrees, a saturation of 10.2% and a lightness of 59.8%. #978ea3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f1d47. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 56
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#978ea3 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#978ea3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #978ea3 has RGB values of R:151, G:142, B:163 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9932451.

Hex triplet 978ea3 #978ea3
RGB Decimal 151, 142, 163 rgb(151,142,163)
RGB Percent 59.2, 55.7, 63.9 rgb(59.2%,55.7%,63.9%)
CMYK 7, 13, 0, 36
HSL 265.7°, 10.2, 59.8 hsl(265.7,10.2%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 265.7°, 12.9, 63.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 60.4, 7.472, -9.864
XYZ 29.045, 28.57, 38.633
xyY 0.302, 0.297, 28.57
CIE-LCH 60.4, 12.375, 307.141
CIE-LUV 60.4, 3.727, -15.688
Hunter-Lab 53.451, 3.459, -5.438
Binary 10010111, 10001110, 10100011

Color Schemes with #978ea3

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Alternatives to #978ea3

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#978ea3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #978ea3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#978ea3;}
.background {background-color:#978ea3;}
.border {border:1px solid #978ea3;}

Shades and Tints of #978ea3

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, #050506 is the darkest color, while #fbfafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #978ea3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98969b is the less saturated color, while #8b37fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #978ea3 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #949296 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9496a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d93a7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9a959f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9593a6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a91a6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9992a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population