#979ea2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ea2 is composed of 59.2% red, 62% green and 63.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.8% cyan, 2.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.5% black. It has a hue angle of 201.8 degrees, a saturation of 5.6% and a lightness of 61.4%. #979ea2 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3d45. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#979ea2 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979ea2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ea2 has RGB values of R:151, G:158, B:162 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9936546.

Hex triplet 979ea2 #979ea2
RGB Decimal 151, 158, 162 rgb(151,158,162)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62, 63.5 rgb(59.2%,62%,63.5%)
CMYK 7, 2, 0, 36
HSL 201.8°, 5.6, 61.4 hsl(201.8,5.6%,61.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.8°, 6.8, 63.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.677, -1.696, -2.955
XYZ 31.51, 33.641, 39.014
xyY 0.302, 0.323, 33.641
CIE-LCH 64.677, 3.407, 240.145
CIE-LUV 64.677, -4.1, -4.031
Hunter-Lab 58.001, -4.531, 0.72
Binary 10010111, 10011110, 10100010

Color Schemes with #979ea2

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Alternatives to #979ea2

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#979ea2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ea2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979ea2;}
.background {background-color:#979ea2;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ea2;}

Shades and Tints of #979ea2

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, #090a0a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ea2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979ea2 is the less saturated color, while #3cb7fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ea2 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9b9c9d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3a1a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9da8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9da1ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9fa4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a59da6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9ba0a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population