#98979b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #98979b is composed of 59.6% red, 59.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.9% cyan, 2.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 255 degrees, a saturation of 2% and a lightness of 60%. #98979b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #312f37. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 60
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#98979b color description : Dark grayish blue.

#98979b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #98979b has RGB values of R:152, G:151, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 10000283.

Hex triplet 98979b #98979b
RGB Decimal 152, 151, 155 rgb(152,151,155)
RGB Percent 59.6, 59.2, 60.8 rgb(59.6%,59.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 2, 3, 0, 39
HSL 255°, 2, 60 hsl(255,2%,60%)
HSV (or HSB) 255°, 2.6, 60.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.655, 1.139, -1.975
XYZ 29.931, 31.175, 35.449
xyY 0.31, 0.323, 31.175
CIE-LCH 62.655, 2.28, 299.983
CIE-LUV 62.655, 0.333, -3.041
Hunter-Lab 55.835, -2.024, 1.441
Binary 10011000, 10010111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #98979b

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Alternatives to #98979b

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#98979b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #98979b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#98979b;}
.background {background-color:#98979b;}
.border {border:1px solid #98979b;}

Shades and Tints of #98979b

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, #060606 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #98979b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98979b is the less saturated color, while #6939f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #98979b 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #989899 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9ca0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a998a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9e9ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9a9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2979f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9c99a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population