#979ba5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ba5 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 64.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.5% cyan, 6.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.3% black. It has a hue angle of 222.9 degrees, a saturation of 7.2% and a lightness of 62%. #979ba5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f374b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#979ba5 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979ba5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ba5 has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:165 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 9935781.

Hex triplet 979ba5 #979ba5
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 165 rgb(151,155,165)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 64.7 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,64.7%)
CMYK 8, 6, 0, 35
HSL 222.9°, 7.2, 62 hsl(222.9,7.2%,62%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.9°, 8.5, 64.7
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.949, 0.579, -5.715
XYZ 31.274, 32.738, 40.267
xyY 0.3, 0.314, 32.738
CIE-LCH 63.949, 5.744, 275.788
CIE-LUV 63.949, -2.772, -8.486
Hunter-Lab 57.218, -2.566, -1.673
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 10100101

Color Schemes with #979ba5

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Alternatives to #979ba5

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#979ba5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ba5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979ba5;}
.background {background-color:#979ba5;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ba5;}

Shades and Tints of #979ba5

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 #f6f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ba5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979ba5 is the less saturated color, while #3d75ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ba5 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
  • #a09fa9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a99bab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9c9fab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9da7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a29ba8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9a9ea9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population