#979d9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979d9e is composed of 59.2% red, 61.6% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.4% cyan, 0.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 188.6 degrees, a saturation of 3.5% and a lightness of 60.6%. #979d9e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3b3d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#979d9e color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#979d9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979d9e has RGB values of R:151, G:157, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 9936286.

Hex triplet 979d9e #979d9e
RGB Decimal 151, 157, 158 rgb(151,157,158)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.6, 62 rgb(59.2%,61.6%,62%)
CMYK 4, 1, 0, 38
HSL 188.6°, 3.5, 60.6 hsl(188.6,3.5%,60.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.6°, 4.4, 62
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.292, -1.948, -1.275
XYZ 30.99, 33.162, 37.114
xyY 0.306, 0.327, 33.162
CIE-LCH 64.292, 2.328, 213.193
CIE-LUV 64.292, -3.41, -1.524
Hunter-Lab 57.586, -4.717, 2.098
Binary 10010111, 10011101, 10011110

Color Schemes with #979d9e

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#979d9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979d9e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979d9e;}
.background {background-color:#979d9e;}
.border {border:1px solid #979d9e;}

Shades and Tints of #979d9e

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, #070808 is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979d9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979d9e is the less saturated color, while #3adffb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979d9e 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9a9b9c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3a0a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9ca4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9ea0ac Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9fa0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a59ca2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9b9fa6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population