#97959c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #97959c is composed of 59.2% red, 58.4% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.2% cyan, 4.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 257.1 degrees, a saturation of 3.4% and a lightness of 59.8%. #97959c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f2b39. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 58
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#97959c color description : Dark grayish violet.

#97959c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #97959c has RGB values of R:151, G:149, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9934236.

Hex triplet 97959c #97959c
RGB Decimal 151, 149, 156 rgb(151,149,156)
RGB Percent 59.2, 58.4, 61.2 rgb(59.2%,58.4%,61.2%)
CMYK 3, 4, 0, 39
HSL 257.1°, 3.4, 59.8 hsl(257.1,3.4%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 257.1°, 4.5, 61.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.061, 2.095, -3.423
XYZ 29.51, 30.474, 35.778
xyY 0.308, 0.318, 30.474
CIE-LCH 62.061, 4.013, 301.473
CIE-LUV 62.061, 0.719, -5.302
Hunter-Lab 55.204, -1.188, 0.216
Binary 10010111, 10010101, 10011100

Color Schemes with #97959c

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Alternatives to #97959c

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#97959c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #97959c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#97959c;}
.background {background-color:#97959c;}
.border {border:1px solid #97959c;}

Shades and Tints of #97959c

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 #97959c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #97959c is the less saturated color, while #6e36fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #97959c 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #969697 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9aa1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a697a2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9d99a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a989f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0969f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9a98a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population