#997aff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #997aff is composed of 60% red, 47.8% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40% cyan, 52.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 254 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 73.9%. #997aff color hex could be obtained by blending #fff4ff with #3300ff. Closest websafe color is: #9966ff.

    • R 60
    • G 48
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 40
    • M 52
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#997aff color description : Very light blue.

#997aff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #997aff has RGB values of R:153, G:122, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.4, M:0.52, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 10058495.

Hex triplet 997aff #997aff
RGB Decimal 153, 122, 255 rgb(153,122,255)
RGB Percent 60, 47.8, 100 rgb(60%,47.8%,100%)
CMYK 40, 52, 0, 0
HSL 254°, 100, 73.9 hsl(254,100%,73.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 254°, 52.2, 100
Web Safe 9966ff #9966ff
CIE-LAB 59.808, 42.045, -62.384
XYZ 38.143, 27.911, 97.98
xyY 0.233, 0.17, 27.911
CIE-LCH 59.808, 75.23, 303.979
CIE-LUV 59.808, 4.189, -103.983
Hunter-Lab 52.831, 36.421, -72.978
Binary 10011001, 01111010, 11111111

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Alternatives to #997aff

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#997aff Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#997aff;}
.background {background-color:#997aff;}
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Shades and Tints of #997aff

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 #f3f0ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #997aff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bab7c2 is the less saturated color, while #997aff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #997aff 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #938da8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b92ff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3f97f6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8399a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7189ff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5f8cf9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8b8dc5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population