#979fa2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979fa2 is composed of 59.2% red, 62.4% green and 63.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.8% cyan, 1.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.5% black. It has a hue angle of 196.4 degrees, a saturation of 5.6% and a lightness of 61.4%. #979fa2 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3f45. 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

#979fa2 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979fa2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979fa2 has RGB values of R:151, G:159, B:162 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9936802.

Hex triplet 979fa2 #979fa2
RGB Decimal 151, 159, 162 rgb(151,159,162)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62.4, 63.5 rgb(59.2%,62.4%,63.5%)
CMYK 7, 2, 0, 36
HSL 196.4°, 5.6, 61.4 hsl(196.4,5.6%,61.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.4°, 6.8, 63.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.95, -2.246, -2.553
XYZ 31.681, 33.984, 39.071
xyY 0.302, 0.324, 33.984
CIE-LCH 64.95, 3.401, 228.66
CIE-LUV 64.95, -4.595, -3.353
Hunter-Lab 58.296, -5.011, 1.07
Binary 10010111, 10011111, 10100010

Color Schemes with #979fa2

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Alternatives to #979fa2

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#979fa2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979fa2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979fa2;}
.background {background-color:#979fa2;}
.border {border:1px solid #979fa2;}

Shades and Tints of #979fa2

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 #979fa2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979fa2 is the less saturated color, while #3cc8fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979fa2 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
  • #a4a1a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ae9ea8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9da2ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9fa0a4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a69ea6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9ba1a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population