#979a6a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979a6a is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 41.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 31.2% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 63.8 degrees, a saturation of 19.2% and a lightness of 51%. #979a6a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffd4 with #2f3500. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 31
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#979a6a color description : Mostly desaturated dark yellow.

#979a6a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979a6a has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:106 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.31, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9935466.

Hex triplet 979a6a #979a6a
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 106 rgb(151,154,106)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 41.6 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,41.6%)
CMYK 2, 0, 31, 40
HSL 63.8°, 19.2, 51 hsl(63.8,19.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 63.8°, 31.2, 60.4
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 62.28, -9.059, 24.899
XYZ 26.919, 30.731, 18.149
xyY 0.355, 0.405, 30.731
CIE-LCH 62.28, 26.495, 109.993
CIE-LUV 62.28, 0.569, 33.72
Hunter-Lab 55.436, -10.335, 19.395
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 01101010

Color Schemes with #979a6a

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#979a6a Preview

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Shades and Tints of #979a6a

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, #030302 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979a6a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #86877d is the less saturated color, while #ebfa0a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979a6a 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95958c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a79b70 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b79574 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a398a3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a19b6e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ab9770 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9f998e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population