#979fa7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979fa7 is composed of 59.2% red, 62.4% green and 65.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.6% cyan, 4.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 8.3% and a lightness of 62.4%. #979fa7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3f4f. 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

#979fa7 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#979fa7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979fa7 has RGB values of R:151, G:159, B:167 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 9936807.

Hex triplet 979fa7 #979fa7
RGB Decimal 151, 159, 167 rgb(151,159,167)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62.4, 65.5 rgb(59.2%,62.4%,65.5%)
CMYK 10, 5, 0, 35
HSL 210°, 8.3, 62.4 hsl(210,8.3%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 9.6, 65.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 65.094, -1.22, -5.144
XYZ 32.134, 34.165, 41.459
xyY 0.298, 0.317, 34.165
CIE-LCH 65.094, 5.286, 256.658
CIE-LUV 65.094, -4.827, -7.368
Hunter-Lab 58.451, -4.157, -1.138
Binary 10010111, 10011111, 10100111

Color Schemes with #979fa7

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Alternatives to #979fa7

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#979fa7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979fa7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979fa7;}
.background {background-color:#979fa7;}
.border {border:1px solid #979fa7;}

Shades and Tints of #979fa7

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 #979fa7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9e9fa0 is the less saturated color, while #469ff8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979fa7 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9d9ea0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3a2aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9ead Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9da3af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ea0a9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a59eab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9aa1ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population