#0079cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0079cb is composed of 0% red, 47.5% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 40.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 204.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.8%. #0079cb color hex could be obtained by blending #00f2ff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 47
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#0079cb color description : Strong blue.

#0079cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0079cb has RGB values of R:0, G:121, B:203 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 31179.

Hex triplet 0079cb #0079cb
RGB Decimal 0, 121, 203 rgb(0,121,203)
RGB Percent 0, 47.5, 79.6 rgb(0%,47.5%,79.6%)
CMYK 100, 40, 0, 20
HSL 204.2°, 100, 39.8 hsl(204.2,100%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.2°, 100, 79.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 49.478, 2.834, -50.196
XYZ 17.614, 17.985, 59.04
xyY 0.186, 0.19, 17.985
CIE-LCH 49.478, 50.276, 273.232
CIE-LUV 49.478, -29.689, -77.103
Hunter-Lab 42.409, -0.075, -52.855
Binary 00000000, 01111001, 11001011

Color Schemes with #0079cb

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Alternatives to #0079cb

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#0079cb Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0079cb;}
.background {background-color:#0079cb;}
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Shades and Tints of #0079cb

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, #000407 is the darkest color, while #f2faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0079cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e676d is the less saturated color, while #0079cb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0079cb 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.

  • #5e5e5e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b6374 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #587ac8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2f7ece Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008991 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3879c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e7ccd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0083a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population