#996c9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #996c9b is composed of 60% red, 42.4% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.3% cyan, 30.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 297.4 degrees, a saturation of 19% and a lightness of 51.6%. #996c9b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd8ff with #330037. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 60
    • G 42
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#996c9b color description : Mostly desaturated dark magenta.

#996c9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #996c9b has RGB values of R:153, G:108, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 10054811.

Hex triplet 996c9b #996c9b
RGB Decimal 153, 108, 155 rgb(153,108,155)
RGB Percent 60, 42.4, 60.8 rgb(60%,42.4%,60.8%)
CMYK 1, 30, 0, 39
HSL 297.4°, 19, 51.6 hsl(297.4,19%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 297.4°, 30.3, 60.8
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 51.684, 26.1, -18.398
XYZ 24.415, 19.865, 33.557
xyY 0.314, 0.255, 19.865
CIE-LCH 51.684, 31.933, 324.82
CIE-LUV 51.684, 22.176, -30.732
Hunter-Lab 44.57, 19.784, -13.441
Binary 10011001, 01101100, 10011011

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Alternatives to #996c9b

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#996c9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #996c9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#996c9b;}
.background {background-color:#996c9b;}
.border {border:1px solid #996c9b;}

Shades and Tints of #996c9b

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, #050305 is the darkest color, while #faf8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #996c9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #887f88 is the less saturated color, while #f00dfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #996c9b 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
  • #847b85 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7680a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #807f9c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #997982 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8279a3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #89789b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #99748b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population