#979ad8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ad8 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 84.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 30.1% cyan, 28.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 237.2 degrees, a saturation of 45.5% and a lightness of 72%. #979ad8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f35b1. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 30
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#979ad8 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#979ad8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ad8 has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:216 and CMYK values of C:0.3, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 9935576.

Hex triplet 979ad8 #979ad8
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 216 rgb(151,154,216)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 84.7 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,84.7%)
CMYK 30, 29, 0, 15
HSL 237.2°, 45.5, 72 hsl(237.2,45.5%,72%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.2°, 30.1, 84.7
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.474, 12.949, -31.908
XYZ 36.71, 34.648, 69.716
xyY 0.26, 0.246, 34.648
CIE-LCH 65.474, 34.435, 292.088
CIE-LUV 65.474, -5.136, -51.938
Hunter-Lab 58.862, 8.315, -29.018
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 11011000

Color Schemes with #979ad8

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Alternatives to #979ad8

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#979ad8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ad8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979ad8;}
.background {background-color:#979ad8;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ad8;}

Shades and Tints of #979ad8

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, #04040a is the darkest color, while #fbfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ad8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b3bd is the less saturated color, while #7177ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ad8 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9e9fab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #91a1db Protanopia 1% of men
  • #93a1d9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #92a7b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #939fda Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #949fd8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #94a2c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population