#979dc5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979dc5 is composed of 59.2% red, 61.6% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.4% cyan, 20.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 232.2 degrees, a saturation of 28.4% and a lightness of 68.2%. #979dc5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3b8b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#979dc5 color description : Grayish blue.

#979dc5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979dc5 has RGB values of R:151, G:157, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 9936325.

Hex triplet 979dc5 #979dc5
RGB Decimal 151, 157, 197 rgb(151,157,197)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.6, 77.3 rgb(59.2%,61.6%,77.3%)
CMYK 23, 20, 0, 23
HSL 232.2°, 28.4, 68.2 hsl(232.2,28.4%,68.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.2°, 23.4, 77.3
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.533, 6.589, -21.257
XYZ 34.896, 34.724, 57.684
xyY 0.274, 0.273, 34.724
CIE-LCH 65.533, 22.255, 287.222
CIE-LUV 65.533, -5.383, -33.679
Hunter-Lab 58.927, 2.582, -16.791
Binary 10010111, 10011101, 11000101

Color Schemes with #979dc5

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Alternatives to #979dc5

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#979dc5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979dc5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979dc5;}
.background {background-color:#979dc5;}
.border {border:1px solid #979dc5;}

Shades and Tints of #979dc5

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, #050609 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979dc5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaabb2 is the less saturated color, while #5f74fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979dc5 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9e9fa7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aa2c8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9fa1c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #97a6b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99a0c7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c9fc7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #97a2b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population