#979aa4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979aa4 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.9% cyan, 6.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 226.2 degrees, a saturation of 6.7% and a lightness of 61.8%. #979aa4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3549. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#979aa4 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979aa4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979aa4 has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9935524.

Hex triplet 979aa4 #979aa4
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 164 rgb(151,154,164)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 64.3 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,64.3%)
CMYK 8, 6, 0, 36
HSL 226.2°, 6.7, 61.8 hsl(226.2,6.7%,61.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.2°, 7.9, 64.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.648, 0.928, -5.597
XYZ 31.018, 32.371, 39.734
xyY 0.301, 0.314, 32.371
CIE-LCH 63.648, 5.674, 279.418
CIE-LUV 63.648, -2.228, -8.359
Hunter-Lab 56.895, -2.254, -1.58
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 10100100

Color Schemes with #979aa4

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Alternatives to #979aa4

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#979aa4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979aa4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979aa4;}
.background {background-color:#979aa4;}
.border {border:1px solid #979aa4;}

Shades and Tints of #979aa4

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 #f5f5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979aa4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979aa4 is the less saturated color, while #3d6afe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979aa4 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999a9c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9f9ea8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a99baa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9c9eaa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9ca6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a29aa7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9a9da8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population