#979bb6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979bb6 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17% cyan, 14.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 232.3 degrees, a saturation of 17.5% and a lightness of 65.3%. #979bb6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f376d. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#979bb6 color description : Grayish blue.

#979bb6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979bb6 has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 9935798.

Hex triplet 979bb6 #979bb6
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 182 rgb(151,155,182)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 71.4 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,71.4%)
CMYK 17, 15, 0, 29
HSL 232.3°, 17.5, 65.3 hsl(232.3,17.5%,65.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.3°, 17, 71.4
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 64.483, 4.249, -14.465
XYZ 32.926, 33.399, 48.965
xyY 0.286, 0.29, 33.399
CIE-LCH 64.483, 15.076, 286.371
CIE-LUV 64.483, -3.679, -22.478
Hunter-Lab 57.792, 0.561, -9.78
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 10110110

Color Schemes with #979bb6

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Alternatives to #979bb6

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#979bb6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979bb6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979bb6;}
.background {background-color:#979bb6;}
.border {border:1px solid #979bb6;}

Shades and Tints of #979bb6

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, #08080b is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979bb6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a5a5a8 is the less saturated color, while #5368fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979bb6 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9c9da2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ca0b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a39dba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #99a2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a9eb8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f9cb8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #989fb0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population