#979fa1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979fa1 is composed of 59.2% red, 62.4% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.2% cyan, 1.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 192 degrees, a saturation of 5.1% and a lightness of 61.2%. #979fa1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3f43. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#979fa1 color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#979fa1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979fa1 has RGB values of R:151, G:159, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 9936801.

Hex triplet 979fa1 #979fa1
RGB Decimal 151, 159, 161 rgb(151,159,161)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62.4, 63.1 rgb(59.2%,62.4%,63.1%)
CMYK 6, 1, 0, 37
HSL 192°, 5.1, 61.2 hsl(192,5.1%,61.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 192°, 6.2, 63.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.922, -2.448, -2.034
XYZ 31.592, 33.949, 38.605
xyY 0.303, 0.326, 33.949
CIE-LCH 64.922, 3.183, 219.721
CIE-LUV 64.922, -4.549, -2.556
Hunter-Lab 58.265, -5.179, 1.502
Binary 10010111, 10011111, 10100001

Color Schemes with #979fa1

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#979fa1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979fa1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979fa1;}
.background {background-color:#979fa1;}
.border {border:1px solid #979fa1;}

Shades and Tints of #979fa1

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, #080909 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979fa1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979fa1 is the less saturated color, while #3cd6fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979fa1 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
  • #a4a1a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #af9ea7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9ea2ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9fa0a3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a69ea5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9ba1a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population