#979dc6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979dc6 is composed of 59.2% red, 61.6% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.7% cyan, 20.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 232.3 degrees, a saturation of 29.2% and a lightness of 68.4%. #979dc6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3b8d. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#979dc6 color description : Grayish blue.

#979dc6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979dc6 has RGB values of R:151, G:157, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 9936326.

Hex triplet 979dc6 #979dc6
RGB Decimal 151, 157, 198 rgb(151,157,198)
RGB Percent 59.2, 61.6, 77.6 rgb(59.2%,61.6%,77.6%)
CMYK 24, 21, 0, 22
HSL 232.3°, 29.2, 68.4 hsl(232.3,29.2%,68.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.3°, 23.7, 77.6
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.569, 6.827, -21.759
XYZ 35.011, 34.77, 58.29
xyY 0.273, 0.271, 34.77
CIE-LCH 65.569, 22.805, 287.419
CIE-LUV 65.569, -5.435, -34.525
Hunter-Lab 58.966, 2.792, -17.334
Binary 10010111, 10011101, 11000110

Color Schemes with #979dc6

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Alternatives to #979dc6

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#979dc6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979dc6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979dc6;}
.background {background-color:#979dc6;}
.border {border:1px solid #979dc6;}

Shades and Tints of #979dc6

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, #06060a is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979dc6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaabb3 is the less saturated color, while #5f73fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979dc6 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
  • #9e9fa8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aa2c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9fa1c9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #97a6b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99a0c8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c9fc8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #97a2b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population