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#999999 Basalt Grey Color Information

In a RGB color space, #999999 hex color (also known as Basalt Grey) is composed of 60% red, 60% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 0% and a lightness of 60%. #999999 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #333333 . #999999(or #999 ) is a websafe color .

RGB
60%
60%
60%
CMYK
0%
0%
0%
40%

#999999 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #999999 has RGB values of R:153, G:153, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 10066329.

Hex triplet 999999 #999999
RGB Decimal 153, 153, 153 rgb(153,153,153)
RGB Percent 60, 60, 60 rgb(60%,60%,60%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 40
HSL 0°, 0, 60 hsl(0,0%,60%)
HSV(HSB) 0°, 0, 60
Web Safe 999999 #999
XYZ 30.278, 31.855, 34.69
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 31.855
CIE-LAB 63.223, 0.004, -0.007
CIE-LCH 63.223, 0.008, 296.813
CIE-LUV 63.223, 0.001, -0.011
Hunter-Lab 56.44, -3.011, 3.066
Binary 10011001, 10011001, 10011001

#999999 Color Analysis

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Color Schemes with #999999

Alternatives to #999999

Below, you can see some colors close to #999999. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

#999999 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #999999

This text has a font color of #999999.

<span style="color:#999999">Text here</span>
#999999 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #999999.

<p style="background-color:#999999;">Content here</p>
#999999 border color

This element has a border color of #999999.

<div style="border:1px #999999;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#999999;}
.background {background-color:#999999;}
.border {border:1px solid #999999;}
.text-shadow {border:1px solid #999999;}

Shades and Tints of #999999

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f9 is the lightest one.

Tones of #999999

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #999999 is the less saturated color, while #f63c3c is the most saturated one.