#0279b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0279b4 is composed of 0.8% red, 47.5% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.9% cyan, 32.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 199.9 degrees, a saturation of 97.8% and a lightness of 35.7%. #0279b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #04f2ff with #000069. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 1
    • G 47
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#0279b4 color description : Strong blue.

#0279b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0279b4 has RGB values of R:2, G:121, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 162228.

Hex triplet 0279b4 #0279b4
RGB Decimal 2, 121, 180 rgb(2,121,180)
RGB Percent 0.8, 47.5, 70.6 rgb(0.8%,47.5%,70.6%)
CMYK 99, 33, 0, 29
HSL 199.9°, 97.8, 35.7 hsl(199.9,97.8%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.9°, 98.9, 70.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.237, -6.09, -38.947
XYZ 15.099, 16.981, 45.659
xyY 0.194, 0.218, 16.981
CIE-LCH 48.237, 39.42, 261.112
CIE-LUV 48.237, -30.964, -58.092
Hunter-Lab 41.209, -6.714, -36.848
Binary 00000010, 01111001, 10110100

Color Schemes with #0279b4

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Alternatives to #0279b4

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#0279b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0279b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0279b4;}
.background {background-color:#0279b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #0279b4;}

Shades and Tints of #0279b4

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, #000405 is the darkest color, while #f1faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0279b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565d60 is the less saturated color, while #0279b4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0279b4 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
  • #4a626e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6377b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #517aba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00858e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4078b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3479b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00819c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population