#c5979e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c5979e is composed of 77.3% red, 59.2% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 23.4% magenta, 19.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 350.9 degrees, a saturation of 28.4% and a lightness of 68.2%. #c5979e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #8b2f3d. Closest websafe color is: #cc9999.

    • R 77
    • G 59
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 23
    • Y 20
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c5979e color description : Grayish red.

#c5979e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c5979e has RGB values of R:197, G:151, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.23, Y:0.2, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12949406.

Hex triplet c5979e #c5979e
RGB Decimal 197, 151, 158 rgb(197,151,158)
RGB Percent 77.3, 59.2, 62 rgb(77.3%,59.2%,62%)
CMYK 0, 23, 20, 23
HSL 350.9°, 28.4, 68.2 hsl(350.9,28.4%,68.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 350.9°, 23.4, 77.3
Web Safe cc9999 #cc9999
CIE-LAB 66.88, 18.274, 2.999
XYZ 40.264, 36.473, 37.265
xyY 0.353, 0.32, 36.473
CIE-LCH 66.88, 18.518, 9.32
CIE-LUV 66.88, 28.269, 1.018
Hunter-Lab 60.393, 13.316, 5.691
Binary 11000101, 10010111, 10011110

Color Schemes with #c5979e

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Alternatives to #c5979e

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#c5979e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c5979e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c5979e;}
.background {background-color:#c5979e;}
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Shades and Tints of #c5979e

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, #090506 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c5979e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b2aaab is the less saturated color, while #fd5f77 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c5979e 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aca3a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9a6a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9a2a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c89ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3a0a4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bd9ea0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c79aa3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population