#9966ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #9966ff is composed of 60% red, 40% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40% cyan, 60% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 260 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 70%. #9966ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffccff with #3300ff. #9966ff (or #96f) is a websafe color.

    • R 60
    • G 40
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 40
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#9966ff color description : Light violet.

#9966ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #9966ff has RGB values of R:153, G:102, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.4, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 10053375.

Hex triplet 9966ff #9966ff
RGB Decimal 153, 102, 255 rgb(153,102,255)
RGB Percent 60, 40, 100 rgb(60%,40%,100%)
CMYK 40, 60, 0, 0
HSL 260°, 100, 70 hsl(260,100%,70%)
HSV (or HSB) 260°, 60, 100
Web Safe 9966ff #9966ff
CIE-LAB 55.578, 53.018, -69.192
XYZ 35.935, 23.495, 97.244
xyY 0.229, 0.15, 23.495
CIE-LCH 55.578, 87.17, 307.461
CIE-LUV 55.578, 9.765, -113.736
Hunter-Lab 48.471, 47.509, -85.018
Binary 10011001, 01100110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #9966ff

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#9966ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #9966ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#9966ff;}
.background {background-color:#9966ff;}
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Shades and Tints of #9966ff

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, #010004 is the darkest color, while #f5efff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #9966ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b1adb8 is the less saturated color, while #9966ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #9966ff 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.

  • #878787 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8b809f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3787ff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #008deb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #808d97 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b7bff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #377ff2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #897ebd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population