#979bcc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979bcc is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26% cyan, 24% magenta, 0% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 235.5 degrees, a saturation of 34.2% and a lightness of 69.6%. #979bcc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3799. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#979bcc color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#979bcc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979bcc has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 9935820.

Hex triplet 979bcc #979bcc
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 204 rgb(151,155,204)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 80 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,80%)
CMYK 26, 24, 0, 20
HSL 235.5°, 34.2, 69.6 hsl(235.5,34.2%,69.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.5°, 26, 80
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.264, 9.402, -25.567
XYZ 35.381, 34.381, 61.896
xyY 0.269, 0.261, 34.381
CIE-LCH 65.264, 27.241, 290.19
CIE-LUV 65.264, -4.885, -41.032
Hunter-Lab 58.635, 5.096, -21.542
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 11001100

Color Schemes with #979bcc

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Alternatives to #979bcc

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#979bcc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979bcc

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

Shades and Tints of #979bcc

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 #f3f4f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979bcc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #afafb4 is the less saturated color, while #6773fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979bcc 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9d9ea8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #96a1cf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9aa0ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #95a5b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #969fce Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #999ecd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #95a1bb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population