#979a99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979a99 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.6% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 160 degrees, a saturation of 1.5% and a lightness of 59.8%. #979a99 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3533. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#979a99 color description : Dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#979a99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979a99 has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9935513.

Hex triplet 979a99 #979a99
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 153 rgb(151,154,153)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 60 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,60%)
CMYK 2, 0, 1, 40
HSL 160°, 1.5, 59.8 hsl(160,1.5%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 160°, 1.9, 60.4
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.335, -1.276, 0.139
XYZ 30.067, 31.99, 34.726
xyY 0.311, 0.331, 31.99
CIE-LCH 63.335, 1.283, 173.785
CIE-LUV 63.335, -1.644, 0.413
Hunter-Lab 56.56, -4.091, 3.19
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 10011001

Color Schemes with #979a99

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#979a99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979a99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979a99;}
.background {background-color:#979a99;}
.border {border:1px solid #979a99;}

Shades and Tints of #979a99

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, #050505 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979a99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979a99 is the less saturated color, while #38f9b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979a99 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999999 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a19d9d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ac99a0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9e9da8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9c9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4999d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9b9ca3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population