#c5979a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c5979a is composed of 77.3% red, 59.2% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 23.4% magenta, 21.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 356.1 degrees, a saturation of 28.4% and a lightness of 68.2%. #c5979a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #8b2f35. Closest websafe color is: #cc9999.

    • R 77
    • G 59
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 23
    • Y 22
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c5979a color description : Grayish red.

#c5979a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c5979a has RGB values of R:197, G:151, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.23, Y:0.22, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12949402.

Hex triplet c5979a #c5979a
RGB Decimal 197, 151, 154 rgb(197,151,154)
RGB Percent 77.3, 59.2, 60.4 rgb(77.3%,59.2%,60.4%)
CMYK 0, 23, 22, 23
HSL 356.1°, 28.4, 68.2 hsl(356.1,28.4%,68.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 356.1°, 23.4, 77.3
Web Safe cc9999 #cc9999
CIE-LAB 66.777, 17.661, 5.091
XYZ 39.925, 36.338, 35.481
xyY 0.357, 0.325, 36.338
CIE-LCH 66.777, 18.38, 16.081
CIE-LUV 66.777, 28.758, 4.038
Hunter-Lab 60.281, 12.731, 7.299
Binary 11000101, 10010111, 10011010

Color Schemes with #c5979a

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Alternatives to #c5979a

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#c5979a Preview

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Shades and Tints of #c5979a

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, #090505 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c5979a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b2aaaa is the less saturated color, while #fd5f69 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c5979a 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aba2a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaa6a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #baa19d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c89ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4a0a0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #be9d9c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c799a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population