#979a7b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979a7b is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 48.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 20.1% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 65.8 degrees, a saturation of 13.3% and a lightness of 54.3%. #979a7b color hex could be obtained by blending #fffff6 with #2f3500. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 20
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#979a7b color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#979a7b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979a7b has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:123 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.2, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9935483.

Hex triplet 979a7b #979a7b
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 123 rgb(151,154,123)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 48.2 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,48.2%)
CMYK 2, 0, 20, 40
HSL 65.8°, 13.3, 54.3 hsl(65.8,13.3%,54.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 65.8°, 20.1, 60.4
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 62.609, -6.567, 15.949
XYZ 27.893, 31.121, 23.275
xyY 0.339, 0.378, 31.121
CIE-LCH 62.609, 17.248, 112.379
CIE-LUV 62.609, -0.167, 22.631
Hunter-Lab 55.786, -8.376, 14.313
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 01111011

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Alternatives to #979a7b

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#979a7b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979a7b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979a7b;}
.background {background-color:#979a7b;}
.border {border:1px solid #979a7b;}

Shades and Tints of #979a7b

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f7f8f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979a7b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #909184 is the less saturated color, while #e6fd18 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979a7b 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
  • #969791 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a59c80 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b49784 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a29aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a09b7e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a99880 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9e9a95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population