#0079b3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0079b3 is composed of 0% red, 47.5% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 32.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 199.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.1%. #0079b3 color hex could be obtained by blending #00f2ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 47
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#0079b3 color description : Strong blue.

#0079b3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0079b3 has RGB values of R:0, G:121, B:179 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 31155.

Hex triplet 0079b3 #0079b3
RGB Decimal 0, 121, 179 rgb(0,121,179)
RGB Percent 0, 47.5, 70.2 rgb(0%,47.5%,70.2%)
CMYK 100, 32, 0, 30
HSL 199.4°, 100, 35.1 hsl(199.4,100%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.4°, 100, 70.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.169, -6.558, -38.475
XYZ 14.972, 16.928, 45.124
xyY 0.194, 0.22, 16.928
CIE-LCH 48.169, 39.03, 260.327
CIE-LUV 48.169, -31.121, -57.28
Hunter-Lab 41.144, -7.046, -36.225
Binary 00000000, 01111001, 10110011

Color Schemes with #0079b3

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Alternatives to #0079b3

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#0079b3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0079b3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0079b3;}
.background {background-color:#0079b3;}
.border {border:1px solid #0079b3;}

Shades and Tints of #0079b3

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #eef9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0079b3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535c60 is the less saturated color, while #0079b3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0079b3 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.

  • #5b5b5b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #49616d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6477b0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5179b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00858e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f78b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3479b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00819b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population