#996ec3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #996ec3 is composed of 60% red, 43.1% green and 76.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.5% cyan, 43.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 270.4 degrees, a saturation of 41.5% and a lightness of 59.8%. #996ec3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffdcff with #330087. Closest websafe color is: #9966cc.

    • R 60
    • G 43
    • B 76
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#996ec3 color description : Slightly desaturated violet.

#996ec3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #996ec3 has RGB values of R:153, G:110, B:195 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 10055363.

Hex triplet 996ec3 #996ec3
RGB Decimal 153, 110, 195 rgb(153,110,195)
RGB Percent 60, 43.1, 76.5 rgb(60%,43.1%,76.5%)
CMYK 22, 44, 0, 24
HSL 270.4°, 41.5, 59.8 hsl(270.4,41.5%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 270.4°, 43.6, 76.5
Web Safe 9966cc #9966cc
CIE-LAB 53.883, 33.682, -38.156
XYZ 28.562, 21.865, 54.342
xyY 0.273, 0.209, 21.865
CIE-LCH 53.883, 50.895, 311.437
CIE-LUV 53.883, 15.447, -62.755
Hunter-Lab 46.76, 27.202, -36.173
Binary 10011001, 01101110, 11000011

Color Schemes with #996ec3

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Alternatives to #996ec3

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#996ec3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #996ec3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#996ec3;}
.background {background-color:#996ec3;}
.border {border:1px solid #996ec3;}

Shades and Tints of #996ec3

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, #050308 is the darkest color, while #fbf9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #996ec3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99959c is the less saturated color, while #9a37fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #996ec3 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.

  • #858585 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #898091 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6684d1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6d86c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #92838c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #787ccc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7d7dc1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #947ba0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population