#0079e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0079e6 is composed of 0% red, 47.5% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 47.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 208.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.1%. #0079e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00f2ff with #0000cd. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 47
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 47
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#0079e6 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0079e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0079e6 has RGB values of R:0, G:121, B:230 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.47, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 31206.

Hex triplet 0079e6 #0079e6
RGB Decimal 0, 121, 230 rgb(0,121,230)
RGB Percent 0, 47.5, 90.2 rgb(0%,47.5%,90.2%)
CMYK 100, 47, 0, 10
HSL 208.4°, 100, 45.1 hsl(208.4,100%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.4°, 100, 90.2
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 51.136, 13.454, -62.81
XYZ 21.117, 19.386, 77.487
xyY 0.179, 0.164, 19.386
CIE-LCH 51.136, 64.235, 282.09
CIE-LUV 51.136, -28.367, -98.272
Hunter-Lab 44.03, 8.559, -73.524
Binary 00000000, 01111001, 11100110

Color Schemes with #0079e6

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Alternatives to #0079e6

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#0079e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0079e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0079e6;}
.background {background-color:#0079e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #0079e6;}

Shades and Tints of #0079e6

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, #00070e is the darkest color, while #fafcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0079e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a737c is the less saturated color, while #0079e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0079e6 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e667c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #417de4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0083d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008d95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #297be5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #007fdd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0086b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population