#978ea4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #978ea4 is composed of 59.2% red, 55.7% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.9% cyan, 13.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 264.5 degrees, a saturation of 10.8% and a lightness of 60%. #978ea4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f1d49. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 56
    • B 64
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    • C 8
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 36
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#978ea4 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#978ea4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #978ea4 has RGB values of R:151, G:142, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9932452.

Hex triplet 978ea4 #978ea4
RGB Decimal 151, 142, 164 rgb(151,142,164)
RGB Percent 59.2, 55.7, 64.3 rgb(59.2%,55.7%,64.3%)
CMYK 8, 13, 0, 36
HSL 264.5°, 10.8, 60 hsl(264.5,10.8%,60%)
HSV (or HSB) 264.5°, 13.4, 64.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 60.432, 7.681, -10.386
XYZ 29.135, 28.606, 39.106
xyY 0.301, 0.295, 28.606
CIE-LCH 60.432, 12.917, 306.485
CIE-LUV 60.432, 3.653, -16.51
Hunter-Lab 53.484, 3.639, -5.912
Binary 10010111, 10001110, 10100100

Color Schemes with #978ea4

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Alternatives to #978ea4

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#978ea4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #978ea4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#978ea4;}
.background {background-color:#978ea4;}
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Shades and Tints of #978ea4

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 #978ea4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98969c is the less saturated color, while #8738fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #978ea4 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
  • #9496aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9c93a8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9a95a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9593a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a91a7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9992a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population