#979fcb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #979fcb is composed of 59.2% red, 62.4% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.6% cyan, 21.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 230.8 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 69.4%. #979fcb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #2f3f97. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 59
    • G 62
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#979fcb color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#979fcb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #979fcb has RGB values of R:151, G:159, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 9936843.

Hex triplet 979fcb #979fcb
RGB Decimal 151, 159, 203 rgb(151,159,203)
RGB Percent 59.2, 62.4, 79.6 rgb(59.2%,62.4%,79.6%)
CMYK 26, 22, 0, 20
HSL 230.8°, 33.3, 69.4 hsl(230.8,33.3%,69.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.8°, 25.6, 79.6
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 66.28, 6.901, -23.454
XYZ 35.938, 35.687, 61.491
xyY 0.27, 0.268, 35.687
CIE-LCH 66.28, 24.448, 286.395
CIE-LUV 66.28, -6.566, -37.337
Hunter-Lab 59.738, 2.841, -19.213
Binary 10010111, 10011111, 11001011

Color Schemes with #979fcb

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Alternatives to #979fcb

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#979fcb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #979fcb

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

Shades and Tints of #979fcb

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f3f3f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #979fcb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #afb0b3 is the less saturated color, while #677efb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #979fcb 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a0a1aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aa4cd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9fa3ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #96a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99a2cc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ca1cc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #96a5bc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population