#979dbb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979dbb is composed of 59.2% red, 61.6% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.3% cyan, 16% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 230 degrees, a saturation of 20.9% and a lightness of 66.3%. #979dbb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3b77. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#979dbb color description : Grayish blue.

#979dbb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979dbb has RGB values of R:151, G:157, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 9936315.

Hex triplet 979dbb #979dbb
RGB Decimal 151, 157, 187 rgb(151,157,187)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.6, 73.3 rgb(59.2%,61.6%,73.3%)
CMYK 19, 16, 0, 27
HSL 230°, 20.9, 66.3 hsl(230,20.9%,66.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 230°, 19.3, 73.3
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.185, 4.26, -16.204
XYZ 33.787, 34.281, 51.848
xyY 0.282, 0.286, 34.281
CIE-LCH 65.185, 16.755, 284.73
CIE-LUV 65.185, -4.865, -25.255
Hunter-Lab 58.55, 0.545, -11.518
Binary 10010111, 10011101, 10111011

Color Schemes with #979dbb

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#979dbb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979dbb

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.text {color:#979dbb;}
.background {background-color:#979dbb;}
.border {border:1px solid #979dbb;}

Shades and Tints of #979dbb

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979dbb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4a6ae is the less saturated color, while #5571fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979dbb 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
  • #9d9fa5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9da1be Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a39fbf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #99a4b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aa0bd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f9ebd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #98a1b4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population