#9b9979 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #9b9979 is composed of 60.8% red, 60% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1.3% magenta, 21.9% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 56.5 degrees, a saturation of 14.5% and a lightness of 54.1%. #9b9979 color hex could be obtained by blending #fffff2 with #373300. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 61
    • G 60
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 22
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#9b9979 color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#9b9979 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #9b9979 has RGB values of R:155, G:153, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0.22, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 10197369.

Hex triplet 9b9979 #9b9979
RGB Decimal 155, 153, 121 rgb(155,153,121)
RGB Percent 60.8, 60, 47.5 rgb(60.8%,60%,47.5%)
CMYK 0, 1, 22, 39
HSL 56.5°, 14.5, 54.1 hsl(56.5,14.5%,54.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 56.5°, 21.9, 60.8
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 62.619, -4.763, 17.127
XYZ 28.359, 31.132, 22.603
xyY 0.345, 0.379, 31.132
CIE-LCH 62.619, 17.777, 105.542
CIE-LUV 62.619, 2.927, 23.771
Hunter-Lab 55.796, -6.916, 15.038
Binary 10011011, 10011001, 01111001

Color Schemes with #9b9979

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#9b9979 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #9b9979

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CSS codes
.text {color:#9b9979;}
.background {background-color:#9b9979;}
.border {border:1px solid #9b9979;}

Shades and Tints of #9b9979

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #9b9979

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929182 is the less saturated color, while #fef016 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #9b9979 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #979790 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a69c7f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b49782 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a599a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a29b7c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ab977e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a19994 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population