#979b99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979b99 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.3% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 150 degrees, a saturation of 2% and a lightness of 60%. #979b99 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3733. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#979b99 color description : Dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#979b99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979b99 has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9935769.

Hex triplet 979b99 #979b99
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 153 rgb(151,155,153)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 60 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,60%)
CMYK 3, 0, 1, 39
HSL 150°, 2, 60 hsl(150,2%,60%)
HSV (or HSB) 150°, 2.6, 60.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.608, -1.828, 0.537
XYZ 30.233, 32.322, 34.781
xyY 0.311, 0.332, 32.322
CIE-LCH 63.608, 1.905, 163.62
CIE-LUV 63.608, -2.153, 1.078
Hunter-Lab 56.852, -4.57, 3.524
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 10011001

Color Schemes with #979b99

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#979b99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979b99

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.text {color:#979b99;}
.background {background-color:#979b99;}
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Shades and Tints of #979b99

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, #060606 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979b99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979b99 is the less saturated color, while #39f999 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979b99 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999a9a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a29e9d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9aa0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9e9ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9d9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a59a9d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9b9da3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population