#979ac2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ac2 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 76.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.2% cyan, 20.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 235.8 degrees, a saturation of 26.1% and a lightness of 67.6%. #979ac2 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3585. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 76
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#979ac2 color description : Grayish blue.

#979ac2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ac2 has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:194 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 9935554.

Hex triplet 979ac2 #979ac2
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 194 rgb(151,154,194)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 76.1 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,76.1%)
CMYK 22, 21, 0, 24
HSL 235.8°, 26.1, 67.6 hsl(235.8,26.1%,67.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.8°, 22.2, 76.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 64.632, 7.572, -20.957
XYZ 34.054, 33.585, 55.724
xyY 0.276, 0.272, 33.585
CIE-LCH 64.632, 22.283, 289.865
CIE-LUV 64.632, -3.888, -33.266
Hunter-Lab 57.953, 3.472, -16.443
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 11000010

Color Schemes with #979ac2

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Alternatives to #979ac2

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#979ac2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ac2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979ac2;}
.background {background-color:#979ac2;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ac2;}

Shades and Tints of #979ac2

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, #040407 is the darkest color, while #fafafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ac2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaaaaf is the less saturated color, while #5e69fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ac2 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9d9da5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #98a0c5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d9ec5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #97a3af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #979ec4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9b9dc4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #979fb5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population