#0079b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0079b9 is composed of 0% red, 47.5% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 34.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 200.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #0079b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00f2ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 47
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0079b9 color description : Strong blue.

#0079b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0079b9 has RGB values of R:0, G:121, B:185 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 31161.

Hex triplet 0079b9 #0079b9
RGB Decimal 0, 121, 185 rgb(0,121,185)
RGB Percent 0, 47.5, 72.5 rgb(0%,47.5%,72.5%)
CMYK 100, 35, 0, 27
HSL 200.8°, 100, 36.3 hsl(200.8,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.8°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.481, -4.224, -41.452
XYZ 15.592, 17.176, 48.39
xyY 0.192, 0.212, 17.176
CIE-LCH 48.481, 41.666, 264.181
CIE-LUV 48.481, -30.741, -62.315
Hunter-Lab 41.444, -5.371, -40.216
Binary 00000000, 01111001, 10111001

Color Schemes with #0079b9

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Alternatives to #0079b9

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#0079b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0079b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0079b9;}
.background {background-color:#0079b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0079b9;}

Shades and Tints of #0079b9

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, #000608 is the darkest color, while #f4fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0079b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555f64 is the less saturated color, while #0079b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0079b9 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a626f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6178b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4b7abe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e78b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #307abc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00819e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population