#979ea4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ea4 is composed of 59.2% red, 62% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.9% cyan, 3.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 207.7 degrees, a saturation of 6.7% and a lightness of 61.8%. #979ea4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3d49. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#979ea4 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979ea4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ea4 has RGB values of R:151, G:158, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9936548.

Hex triplet 979ea4 #979ea4
RGB Decimal 151, 158, 164 rgb(151,158,164)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62, 64.3 rgb(59.2%,62%,64.3%)
CMYK 8, 4, 0, 36
HSL 207.7°, 6.7, 61.8 hsl(207.7,6.7%,61.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.7°, 7.9, 64.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.734, -1.288, -3.992
XYZ 31.689, 33.713, 39.958
xyY 0.301, 0.32, 33.713
CIE-LCH 64.734, 4.195, 252.122
CIE-LUV 64.734, -4.195, -5.634
Hunter-Lab 58.063, -4.191, -0.158
Binary 10010111, 10011110, 10100100

Color Schemes with #979ea4

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Alternatives to #979ea4

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#979ea4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ea4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979ea4;}
.background {background-color:#979ea4;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ea4;}

Shades and Tints of #979ea4

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f5f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ea4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979ea4 is the less saturated color, while #3da5fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ea4 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9c9d9e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3a1a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9daa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9da2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ea0a6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a59da8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9ba0aa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population