#97979f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #97979f is composed of 59.2% red, 59.2% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5% cyan, 5% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 4% and a lightness of 60.8%. #97979f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f2f3f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 59
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#97979f color description : Dark grayish blue.

#97979f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #97979f has RGB values of R:151, G:151, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 9934751.

Hex triplet 97979f #97979f
RGB Decimal 151, 151, 159 rgb(151,151,159)
RGB Percent 59.2, 59.2, 62.4 rgb(59.2%,59.2%,62.4%)
CMYK 5, 5, 0, 38
HSL 240°, 4, 60.8 hsl(240,4%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 5, 62.4
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.689, 1.579, -4.194
XYZ 30.086, 31.216, 37.239
xyY 0.305, 0.317, 31.216
CIE-LCH 62.689, 4.482, 290.635
CIE-LUV 62.689, -0.462, -6.362
Hunter-Lab 55.871, -1.654, -0.408
Binary 10010111, 10010111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #97979f

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#97979f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #97979f

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Shades and Tints of #97979f

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, #080808 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #97979f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #97979f is the less saturated color, while #3b3bfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #97979f 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #989899 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9ca3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a798a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9c9ba7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9b9aa2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a198a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9a9aa4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population