#979aff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979aff is composed of 59.2% red, 60.4% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40.8% cyan, 39.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 238.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 79.6%. #979aff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f35ff. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 59
    • G 60
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 41
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#979aff color description : Very light blue.

#979aff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979aff has RGB values of R:151, G:154, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.41, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 9935615.

Hex triplet 979aff #979aff
RGB Decimal 151, 154, 255 rgb(151,154,255)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.4, 100 rgb(59.2%,60.4%,100%)
CMYK 41, 40, 0, 0
HSL 238.3°, 100, 79.6 hsl(238.3,100%,79.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.3°, 40.8, 100
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 67.209, 23.277, -50.614
XYZ 42.365, 36.909, 99.494
xyY 0.237, 0.206, 36.909
CIE-LCH 67.209, 55.71, 294.697
CIE-LUV 67.209, -7.333, -84.723
Hunter-Lab 60.753, 18.154, -54.571
Binary 10010111, 10011010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #979aff

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#979aff Preview

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Shades and Tints of #979aff

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, #00000e is the darkest color, while #f9f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979aff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c7c7cf is the less saturated color, while #979aff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979aff 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a2a3b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #83a5ff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #78a8fb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #87aebb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8aa1ff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83a3fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8ca7d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population