#979f9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979f9b is composed of 59.2% red, 62.4% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.5% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 150 degrees, a saturation of 4% and a lightness of 60.8%. #979f9b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3f37. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#979f9b color description : Dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#979f9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979f9b has RGB values of R:151, G:159, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 9936795.

Hex triplet 979f9b #979f9b
RGB Decimal 151, 159, 155 rgb(151,159,155)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62.4, 60.8 rgb(59.2%,62.4%,60.8%)
CMYK 5, 0, 3, 38
HSL 150°, 4, 60.8 hsl(150,4%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 150°, 5, 62.4
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.757, -3.637, 1.089
XYZ 31.076, 33.742, 35.884
xyY 0.309, 0.335, 33.742
CIE-LCH 64.757, 3.797, 163.337
CIE-LUV 64.757, -4.276, 2.177
Hunter-Lab 58.088, -6.16, 4.035
Binary 10010111, 10011111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #979f9b

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#979f9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979f9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979f9b;}
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.border {border:1px solid #979f9b;}

Shades and Tints of #979f9b

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, #080808 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979f9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979f9b is the less saturated color, while #3bfb9b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979f9b 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
  • #9b9d9c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a5a19e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b09da2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9ea1ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0a09d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a79d9f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9ca0a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population