#979b9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979b9b is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 2% and a lightness of 60%. #979b9b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3737. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

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

#979b9b color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#979b9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979b9b has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9935771.

Hex triplet 979b9b #979b9b
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 155 rgb(151,155,155)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 60.8 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,60.8%)
CMYK 3, 0, 0, 39
HSL 180°, 2, 60 hsl(180,2%,60%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 2.6, 60.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.663, -1.438, -0.508
XYZ 30.399, 32.388, 35.659
xyY 0.309, 0.329, 32.388
CIE-LCH 63.663, 1.525, 199.475
CIE-LUV 63.663, -2.254, -0.494
Hunter-Lab 56.911, -4.248, 2.688
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 10011011

Color Schemes with #979b9b

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Alternatives to #979b9b

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#979b9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979b9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979b9b;}
.background {background-color:#979b9b;}
.border {border:1px solid #979b9b;}

Shades and Tints of #979b9b

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 #979b9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979b9b is the less saturated color, while #39f9f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979b9b 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
  • #a19e9f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ac9aa1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9e9ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9d9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a49a9f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9b9da4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population