#979be7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979be7 is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 90.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.6% cyan, 32.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 237 degrees, a saturation of 62.5% and a lightness of 74.9%. #979be7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f37cf. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#979be7 color description : Very soft blue.

#979be7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979be7 has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:231 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 9935847.

Hex triplet 979be7 #979be7
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 231 rgb(151,155,231)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 90.6 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,90.6%)
CMYK 35, 33, 0, 9
HSL 237°, 62.5, 74.9 hsl(237,62.5%,74.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 237°, 34.6, 90.6
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 66.36, 16.244, -38.813
XYZ 38.905, 35.791, 80.455
xyY 0.251, 0.231, 35.791
CIE-LCH 66.36, 42.075, 292.711
CIE-LUV 66.36, -6.379, -63.952
Hunter-Lab 59.825, 11.385, -37.858
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 11100111

Color Schemes with #979be7

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Alternatives to #979be7

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#979be7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979be7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979be7;}
.background {background-color:#979be7;}
.border {border:1px solid #979be7;}

Shades and Tints of #979be7

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, #020208 is the darkest color, while #f7f7fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979be7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bebec0 is the less saturated color, while #8389fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979be7 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a0a1b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ca3ea Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8ba4e6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8eaab6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90a0e9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fa1e6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #91a4c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population