#979bb2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979bb2 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.2% cyan, 12.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 231.1 degrees, a saturation of 14.9% and a lightness of 64.5%. #979bb2 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3765. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#979bb2 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979bb2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979bb2 has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 9935794.

Hex triplet 979bb2 #979bb2
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 178 rgb(151,155,178)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 69.8 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,69.8%)
CMYK 15, 13, 0, 30
HSL 231.1°, 14.9, 64.5 hsl(231.1,14.9%,64.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 231.1°, 15.2, 69.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.352, 3.36, -12.419
XYZ 32.518, 33.236, 46.819
xyY 0.289, 0.295, 33.236
CIE-LCH 64.352, 12.865, 285.138
CIE-LUV 64.352, -3.463, -19.149
Hunter-Lab 57.651, -0.205, -7.795
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 10110010

Color Schemes with #979bb2

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Alternatives to #979bb2

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#979bb2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979bb2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979bb2;}
.background {background-color:#979bb2;}
.border {border:1px solid #979bb2;}

Shades and Tints of #979bb2

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, #060709 is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979bb2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ea0ab is the less saturated color, while #4a65ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979bb2 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9b9ca0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9fb5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a59db6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9aa1ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9b9eb4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a09cb5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #999faf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population