#979cc0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979cc0 is composed of 59.2% red, 61.2% green and 75.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.4% cyan, 18.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 24.7% black. It has a hue angle of 232.7 degrees, a saturation of 24.6% and a lightness of 67.3%. #979cc0 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3981. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#979cc0 color description : Grayish blue.

#979cc0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979cc0 has RGB values of R:151, G:156, B:192 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 9936064.

Hex triplet 979cc0 #979cc0
RGB Decimal 151, 156, 192 rgb(151,156,192)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.2, 75.3 rgb(59.2%,61.2%,75.3%)
CMYK 21, 19, 0, 25
HSL 232.7°, 24.6, 67.3 hsl(232.7,24.6%,67.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.7°, 21.4, 75.3
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.091, 5.976, -19.141
XYZ 34.164, 34.162, 54.66
xyY 0.278, 0.278, 34.162
CIE-LCH 65.091, 20.052, 287.338
CIE-LUV 65.091, -4.673, -30.165
Hunter-Lab 58.448, 2.052, -14.534
Binary 10010111, 10011100, 11000000

Color Schemes with #979cc0

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#979cc0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979cc0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979cc0;}
.background {background-color:#979cc0;}
.border {border:1px solid #979cc0;}

Shades and Tints of #979cc0

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, #040406 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979cc0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaabad is the less saturated color, while #5d70fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979cc0 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
  • #9d9ea6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aa1c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a09fc3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #98a4b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #999fc2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d9ec2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #97a1b6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population