#979c9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979c9b is composed of 59.2% red, 61.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.6% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 168 degrees, a saturation of 2.5% and a lightness of 60.2%. #979c9b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3937. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#979c9b color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#979c9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979c9b has RGB values of R:151, G:156, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9936027.

Hex triplet 979c9b #979c9b
RGB Decimal 151, 156, 155 rgb(151,156,155)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.2, 60.8 rgb(59.2%,61.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 3, 0, 1, 39
HSL 168°, 2.5, 60.2 hsl(168,2.5%,60.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 168°, 3.2, 61.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.936, -1.99, -0.109
XYZ 30.566, 32.723, 35.714
xyY 0.309, 0.331, 32.723
CIE-LCH 63.936, 1.993, 183.148
CIE-LUV 63.936, -2.76, 0.174
Hunter-Lab 57.204, -4.727, 3.026
Binary 10010111, 10011100, 10011011

Color Schemes with #979c9b

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Alternatives to #979c9b

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#979c9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979c9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979c9b;}
.background {background-color:#979c9b;}
.border {border:1px solid #979c9b;}

Shades and Tints of #979c9b

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, #060706 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979c9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979c9b is the less saturated color, while #39fad3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979c9b 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999a9a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a29f9f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9ba2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9e9faa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9e9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a59b9f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9b9ea5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population