#a6979c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a6979c is composed of 65.1% red, 59.2% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 9% magenta, 6% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 340 degrees, a saturation of 7.8% and a lightness of 62.2%. #a6979c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #4d2f39. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 65
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 9
    • Y 6
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a6979c color description : Dark grayish pink.

#a6979c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a6979c has RGB values of R:166, G:151, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.09, Y:0.06, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10917788.

Hex triplet a6979c #a6979c
RGB Decimal 166, 151, 156 rgb(166,151,156)
RGB Percent 65.1, 59.2, 61.2 rgb(65.1%,59.2%,61.2%)
CMYK 0, 9, 6, 35
HSL 340°, 7.8, 62.2 hsl(340,7.8%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 340°, 9, 65.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.869, 6.42, -0.621
XYZ 32.792, 32.641, 36.024
xyY 0.323, 0.322, 32.641
CIE-LCH 63.869, 6.45, 354.473
CIE-LUV 63.869, 8.476, -1.985
Hunter-Lab 57.132, 2.473, 2.608
Binary 10100110, 10010111, 10011100

Color Schemes with #a6979c

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#a6979c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a6979c

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.text {color:#a6979c;}
.background {background-color:#a6979c;}
.border {border:1px solid #a6979c;}

Shades and Tints of #a6979c

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, #020102 is the darkest color, while #f7f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a6979c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9f9e9e is the less saturated color, while #f84581 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a6979c 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9e9b9c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a19fa2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9ba1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ab9ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a39ca0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ab999f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a999a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population