#979ab3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ab3 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.6% cyan, 14% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 233.6 degrees, a saturation of 15.6% and a lightness of 64.7%. #979ab3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3567. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#979ab3 color description : Grayish blue.

#979ab3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ab3 has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 9935539.

Hex triplet 979ab3 #979ab3
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 179 rgb(151,154,179)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 70.2 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,70.2%)
CMYK 16, 14, 0, 30
HSL 233.6°, 15.6, 64.7 hsl(233.6,15.6%,64.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 233.6°, 15.6, 70.2
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 64.116, 4.141, -13.334
XYZ 32.453, 32.945, 47.295
xyY 0.288, 0.292, 32.945
CIE-LCH 64.116, 13.962, 287.253
CIE-LUV 64.116, -3.049, -20.677
Hunter-Lab 57.398, 0.48, -8.675
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 10110011

Color Schemes with #979ab3

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Alternatives to #979ab3

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#979ab3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ab3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979ab3;}
.background {background-color:#979ab3;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ab3;}

Shades and Tints of #979ab3

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, #070709 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ab3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a5a5a5 is the less saturated color, while #5264f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ab3 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9b9ca1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9fb7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a39cb7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9aa1ac Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a9db5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f9bb6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #999eae Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population