#979bff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979bff is composed of 59.2% red, 60.8% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40.8% cyan, 39.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 237.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 79.6%. #979bff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f37ff. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 41
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#979bff color description : Very light blue.

#979bff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979bff has RGB values of R:151, G:155, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.41, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 9935871.

Hex triplet 979bff #979bff
RGB Decimal 151, 155, 255 rgb(151,155,255)
RGB Percent 59.2, 60.8, 100 rgb(59.2%,60.8%,100%)
CMYK 41, 39, 0, 0
HSL 237.7°, 100, 79.6 hsl(237.7,100%,79.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.7°, 40.8, 100
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 67.457, 22.704, -50.222
XYZ 42.53, 37.241, 99.55
xyY 0.237, 0.208, 37.241
CIE-LCH 67.457, 55.115, 294.327
CIE-LUV 67.457, -7.693, -84.048
Hunter-Lab 61.025, 17.607, -54.001
Binary 10010111, 10011011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #979bff

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Alternatives to #979bff

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#979bff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979bff

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

Shades and Tints of #979bff

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, #00010e is the darkest color, while #f9f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979bff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c7c7cf is the less saturated color, while #979bff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979bff 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a2a3b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #84a6ff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7aa8fb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #87afbc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ba2ff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #84a3fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8ca7d4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population