#979ea7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979ea7 is composed of 59.2% red, 62% green and 65.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.6% cyan, 5.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 213.8 degrees, a saturation of 8.3% and a lightness of 62.4%. #979ea7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3d4f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#979ea7 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979ea7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979ea7 has RGB values of R:151, G:158, B:167 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 9936551.

Hex triplet 979ea7 #979ea7
RGB Decimal 151, 158, 167 rgb(151,158,167)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62, 65.5 rgb(59.2%,62%,65.5%)
CMYK 10, 5, 0, 35
HSL 213.8°, 8.3, 62.4 hsl(213.8,8.3%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.8°, 9.6, 65.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.822, -0.668, -5.546
XYZ 31.963, 33.823, 41.402
xyY 0.298, 0.316, 33.823
CIE-LCH 64.822, 5.586, 263.134
CIE-LUV 64.822, -4.339, -8.053
Hunter-Lab 58.157, -3.673, -1.498
Binary 10010111, 10011110, 10100111

Color Schemes with #979ea7

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Alternatives to #979ea7

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#979ea7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979ea7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979ea7;}
.background {background-color:#979ea7;}
.border {border:1px solid #979ea7;}

Shades and Tints of #979ea7

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979ea7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9e9fa0 is the less saturated color, while #4694f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979ea7 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
  • #9c9d9f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2a1aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ac9ead Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9ca2ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ea0a9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a49eaa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9aa0ab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population