#996aa9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #996aa9 is composed of 60% red, 41.6% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.5% cyan, 37.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 284.8 degrees, a saturation of 26.8% and a lightness of 53.9%. #996aa9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd4ff with #330053. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 60
    • G 42
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#996aa9 color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#996aa9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #996aa9 has RGB values of R:153, G:106, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 10054313.

Hex triplet 996aa9 #996aa9
RGB Decimal 153, 106, 169 rgb(153,106,169)
RGB Percent 60, 41.6, 66.3 rgb(60%,41.6%,66.3%)
CMYK 9, 37, 0, 34
HSL 284.8°, 26.8, 53.9 hsl(284.8,26.8%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 284.8°, 37.3, 66.3
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 51.776, 30.14, -26.437
XYZ 25.451, 19.946, 40.043
xyY 0.298, 0.233, 19.946
CIE-LCH 51.776, 40.091, 318.745
CIE-LUV 51.776, 20.905, -43.568
Hunter-Lab 44.66, 23.569, -21.898
Binary 10011001, 01101010, 10101001

Color Schemes with #996aa9

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Alternatives to #996aa9

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#996aa9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #996aa9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#996aa9;}
.background {background-color:#996aa9;}
.border {border:1px solid #996aa9;}

Shades and Tints of #996aa9

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f7f3f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #996aa9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c858e is the less saturated color, while #c119fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #996aa9 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.

  • #7f7f7f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #847b87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e80b7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7780a8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #977a83 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e78b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8378a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #977491 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population