#979cd6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979cd6 is composed of 59.2% red, 61.2% green and 83.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 29.4% cyan, 27.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.1% black. It has a hue angle of 235.2 degrees, a saturation of 43.4% and a lightness of 71.6%. #979cd6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f39ad. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 61
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 29
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#979cd6 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#979cd6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979cd6 has RGB values of R:151, G:156, B:214 and CMYK values of C:0.29, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 9936086.

Hex triplet 979cd6 #979cd6
RGB Decimal 151, 156, 214 rgb(151,156,214)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.2, 83.9 rgb(59.2%,61.2%,83.9%)
CMYK 29, 27, 0, 16
HSL 235.2°, 43.4, 71.6 hsl(235.2,43.4%,71.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.2°, 29.4, 83.9
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.912, 11.308, -30.121
XYZ 36.786, 35.211, 68.473
xyY 0.262, 0.251, 35.211
CIE-LCH 65.912, 32.174, 290.576
CIE-LUV 65.912, -5.855, -48.822
Hunter-Lab 59.339, 6.816, -26.88
Binary 10010111, 10011100, 11010110

Color Schemes with #979cd6

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Alternatives to #979cd6

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#979cd6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979cd6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979cd6;}
.background {background-color:#979cd6;}
.border {border:1px solid #979cd6;}

Shades and Tints of #979cd6

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, #030409 is the darkest color, while #f9fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979cd6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b3ba is the less saturated color, while #707bfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979cd6 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9fa0ac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #94a3d9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #96a2d7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #93a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95a0d8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96a0d6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #94a3c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population