#979dab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979dab is composed of 59.2% red, 61.6% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.7% cyan, 8.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.9% black. It has a hue angle of 222 degrees, a saturation of 10.6% and a lightness of 63.1%. #979dab color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3b57. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#979dab color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979dab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979dab has RGB values of R:151, G:157, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 9936299.

Hex triplet 979dab #979dab
RGB Decimal 151, 157, 171 rgb(151,157,171)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.6, 67.1 rgb(59.2%,61.6%,67.1%)
CMYK 12, 8, 0, 33
HSL 222°, 10.6, 63.1 hsl(222,10.6%,63.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 222°, 11.7, 67.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.67, 0.728, -8.014
XYZ 32.169, 33.633, 43.323
xyY 0.295, 0.308, 33.633
CIE-LCH 64.67, 8.047, 275.193
CIE-LUV 64.67, -4.051, -11.994
Hunter-Lab 57.994, -2.478, -3.695
Binary 10010111, 10011101, 10101011

Color Schemes with #979dab

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Alternatives to #979dab

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#979dab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979dab

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

Shades and Tints of #979dab

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, #040405 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979dab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ea0a4 is the less saturated color, while #477dfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979dab 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9c9da0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0a0ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a99db0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9ca2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9fad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a29dae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9aa0ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population