#979ae6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ae6 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.3% cyan, 33% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 237.7 degrees, a saturation of 61.2% and a lightness of 74.7%. #979ae6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f35cd. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#979ae6 color description : Very soft blue.

#979ae6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ae6 has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 9935590.

Hex triplet 979ae6 #979ae6
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 230 rgb(151,154,230)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 90.2 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,90.2%)
CMYK 34, 33, 0, 10
HSL 237.7°, 61.2, 74.7 hsl(237.7,61.2%,74.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.7°, 34.3, 90.2
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 66.061, 16.553, -38.729
XYZ 38.598, 35.403, 79.658
xyY 0.251, 0.23, 35.403
CIE-LCH 66.061, 42.118, 293.143
CIE-LUV 66.061, -5.93, -63.807
Hunter-Lab 59.5, 11.668, -37.726
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 11100110

Color Schemes with #979ae6

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Alternatives to #979ae6

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#979ae6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ae6

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#979ae6;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ae6;}

Shades and Tints of #979ae6

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, #020207 is the darkest color, while #f6f6fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ae6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #babac3 is the less saturated color, while #7e83ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ae6 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a0a0b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ca3ea Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8aa4e5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8ea9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #909fe8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fa0e5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #91a3c7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population