#979a7f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979a7f is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 49.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 17.5% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 66.7 degrees, a saturation of 11.8% and a lightness of 55.1%. #979a7f color hex could be obtained by blending #fffffe with #2f3500. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 18
    • K 40
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#979a7f color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#979a7f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979a7f has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:127 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.18, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9935487.

Hex triplet 979a7f #979a7f
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 127 rgb(151,154,127)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 49.8 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,49.8%)
CMYK 2, 0, 18, 40
HSL 66.7°, 11.8, 55.1 hsl(66.7,11.8%,55.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 66.7°, 17.5, 60.4
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 62.695, -5.926, 13.835
XYZ 28.148, 31.223, 24.621
xyY 0.335, 0.372, 31.223
CIE-LCH 62.695, 15.051, 113.186
CIE-LUV 62.695, -0.352, 19.846
Hunter-Lab 55.877, -7.866, 12.989
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 01111111

Color Schemes with #979a7f

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Alternatives to #979a7f

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#979a7f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979a7f

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.border {border:1px solid #979a7f;}

Shades and Tints of #979a7f

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, #030403 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979a7f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #909188 is the less saturated color, while #e2fb1e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979a7f 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
  • #a59c84 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b39788 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a19aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a09b82 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a89884 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9d9a97 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population