#979dbe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979dbe is composed of 59.2% red, 61.6% green and 74.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.5% cyan, 17.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 230.8 degrees, a saturation of 23.1% and a lightness of 66.9%. #979dbe color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3b7d. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#979dbe color description : Grayish blue.

#979dbe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979dbe has RGB values of R:151, G:157, B:190 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 9936318.

Hex triplet 979dbe #979dbe
RGB Decimal 151, 157, 190 rgb(151,157,190)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.6, 74.5 rgb(59.2%,61.6%,74.5%)
CMYK 21, 17, 0, 25
HSL 230.8°, 23.1, 66.9 hsl(230.8,23.1%,66.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.8°, 20.5, 74.5
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.287, 4.95, -17.726
XYZ 34.112, 34.411, 53.557
xyY 0.279, 0.282, 34.411
CIE-LCH 65.287, 18.404, 285.601
CIE-LUV 65.287, -5.02, -27.774
Hunter-Lab 58.66, 1.144, -13.069
Binary 10010111, 10011101, 10111110

Color Schemes with #979dbe

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Alternatives to #979dbe

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#979dbe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979dbe

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

Shades and Tints of #979dbe

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, #030305 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979dbe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4a6b1 is the less saturated color, while #5670ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979dbe 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
  • #9ca2c1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a2a0c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #98a5b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aa0c0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e9fc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #98a2b5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population