#979fc5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979fc5 is composed of 59.2% red, 62.4% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.4% cyan, 19.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 229.6 degrees, a saturation of 28.4% and a lightness of 68.2%. #979fc5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3f8b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#979fc5 color description : Grayish blue.

#979fc5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979fc5 has RGB values of R:151, G:159, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 9936837.

Hex triplet 979fc5 #979fc5
RGB Decimal 151, 159, 197 rgb(151,159,197)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62.4, 77.3 rgb(59.2%,62.4%,77.3%)
CMYK 23, 19, 0, 23
HSL 229.6°, 28.4, 68.2 hsl(229.6,28.4%,68.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.6°, 23.4, 77.3
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 66.064, 5.465, -20.448
XYZ 35.237, 35.406, 57.798
xyY 0.274, 0.276, 35.406
CIE-LCH 66.064, 21.166, 284.964
CIE-LUV 66.064, -6.27, -32.257
Hunter-Lab 59.503, 1.574, -15.939
Binary 10010111, 10011111, 11000101

Color Schemes with #979fc5

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Alternatives to #979fc5

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#979fc5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979fc5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#979fc5;}
.background {background-color:#979fc5;}
.border {border:1px solid #979fc5;}

Shades and Tints of #979fc5

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, #050609 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979fc5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaabb2 is the less saturated color, while #5f7afd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979fc5 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9fa1a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ca3c7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a1a2c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #97a7b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aa2c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9da1c7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #97a4ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population