#996bbb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #996bbb is composed of 60% red, 42% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.2% cyan, 42.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 274.5 degrees, a saturation of 37% and a lightness of 57.6%. #996bbb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd6ff with #330077. Closest websafe color is: #9966cc.

    • R 60
    • G 42
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 18
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#996bbb color description : Slightly desaturated violet.

#996bbb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #996bbb has RGB values of R:153, G:107, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.18, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 10054587.

Hex triplet 996bbb #996bbb
RGB Decimal 153, 107, 187 rgb(153,107,187)
RGB Percent 60, 42, 73.3 rgb(60%,42%,73.3%)
CMYK 18, 43, 0, 27
HSL 274.5°, 37, 57.6 hsl(274.5,37%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 274.5°, 42.8, 73.3
Web Safe 9966cc #9966cc
CIE-LAB 52.814, 33.54, -35.243
XYZ 27.363, 20.876, 49.599
xyY 0.28, 0.213, 20.876
CIE-LCH 52.814, 48.651, 313.582
CIE-LUV 52.814, 17.748, -57.913
Hunter-Lab 45.69, 26.942, -32.379
Binary 10011001, 01101011, 10111011

Color Schemes with #996bbb

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Alternatives to #996bbb

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#996bbb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #996bbb

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

Shades and Tints of #996bbb

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, #0a060d is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #996bbb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #948c9a is the less saturated color, while #a329fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #996bbb 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.

  • #828282 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #877d8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6782ca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6e83b8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #937f88 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7979c4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7e7ab9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #95779a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population