#9c979b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #9c979b is composed of 61.2% red, 59.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0.6% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 312 degrees, a saturation of 2.5% and a lightness of 60.2%. #9c979b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #392f37. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 61
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 3
    • Y 1
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#9c979b color description : Dark grayish magenta.

#9c979b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #9c979b has RGB values of R:156, G:151, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.03, Y:0.01, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 10262427.

Hex triplet 9c979b #9c979b
RGB Decimal 156, 151, 155 rgb(156,151,155)
RGB Percent 61.2, 59.2, 60.8 rgb(61.2%,59.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 0, 3, 1, 39
HSL 312°, 2.5, 60.2 hsl(312,2.5%,60.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 312°, 3.2, 61.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.984, 2.583, -1.454
XYZ 30.692, 31.568, 35.485
xyY 0.314, 0.323, 31.568
CIE-LCH 62.984, 2.964, 330.619
CIE-LUV 62.984, 2.622, -2.529
Hunter-Lab 56.185, -0.815, 1.884
Binary 10011100, 10010111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #9c979b

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#9c979b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #9c979b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#9c979b;}
.background {background-color:#9c979b;}
.border {border:1px solid #9c979b;}

Shades and Tints of #9c979b

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, #070606 is the darkest color, while #fcfbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #9c979b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c979b is the less saturated color, while #fa39d3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #9c979b 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9a9999 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9f9ca0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aa99a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a29ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9a9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5989e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9f99a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population