#979ba4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ba4 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.9% cyan, 5.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 221.5 degrees, a saturation of 6.7% and a lightness of 61.8%. #979ba4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3749. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#979ba4 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979ba4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ba4 has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9935780.

Hex triplet 979ba4 #979ba4
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 164 rgb(151,155,164)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 64.3 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,64.3%)
CMYK 8, 5, 0, 36
HSL 221.5°, 6.7, 61.8 hsl(221.5,6.7%,61.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.5°, 7.9, 64.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.919, 0.373, -5.196
XYZ 31.183, 32.702, 39.789
xyY 0.301, 0.315, 32.702
CIE-LCH 63.919, 5.21, 274.102
CIE-LUV 63.919, -2.72, -7.677
Hunter-Lab 57.186, -2.739, -1.223
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 10100100

Color Schemes with #979ba4

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Alternatives to #979ba4

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#979ba4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ba4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979ba4;}
.background {background-color:#979ba4;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ba4;}

Shades and Tints of #979ba4

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f5f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ba4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979ba4 is the less saturated color, while #3d78fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ba4 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9a9b9d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a09fa8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aa9baa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9c9fab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9da6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a39ba7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9a9ea8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population