#a79797 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a79797 is composed of 65.5% red, 59.2% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 9.6% magenta, 9.6% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 8.3% and a lightness of 62.4%. #a79797 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #4f2f2f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 65
    • G 59
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 10
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a79797 color description : Dark grayish red.

#a79797 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a79797 has RGB values of R:167, G:151, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.1, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10983319.

Hex triplet a79797 #a79797
RGB Decimal 167, 151, 151 rgb(167,151,151)
RGB Percent 65.5, 59.2, 59.2 rgb(65.5%,59.2%,59.2%)
CMYK 0, 10, 10, 35
HSL 0°, 8.3, 62.4 hsl(0,8.3%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 9.6, 65.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.822, 5.892, 2.139
XYZ 32.588, 32.583, 33.849
xyY 0.329, 0.329, 32.583
CIE-LCH 63.822, 6.268, 19.956
CIE-LUV 63.822, 9.484, 2.039
Hunter-Lab 57.082, 2.012, 4.799
Binary 10100111, 10010111, 10010111

Color Schemes with #a79797

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Alternatives to #a79797

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#a79797 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a79797

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a79797;}
.background {background-color:#a79797;}
.border {border:1px solid #a79797;}

Shades and Tints of #a79797

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f8f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a79797

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a09e9e is the less saturated color, while #f84646 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a79797 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
  • #9e9b9b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a29f9d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #af9a9c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ad9aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a49c9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ac999a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aa99a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population