#0079b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0079b4 is composed of 0% red, 47.5% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 32.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 199.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.3%. #0079b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #00f2ff with #000069. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 47
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#0079b4 color description : Strong blue.

#0079b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0079b4 has RGB values of R:0, G:121, B:180 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 31156.

Hex triplet 0079b4 #0079b4
RGB Decimal 0, 121, 180 rgb(0,121,180)
RGB Percent 0, 47.5, 70.6 rgb(0%,47.5%,70.6%)
CMYK 100, 33, 0, 29
HSL 199.7°, 100, 35.3 hsl(199.7,100%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.7°, 100, 70.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.22, -6.17, -38.973
XYZ 15.074, 16.969, 45.658
xyY 0.194, 0.218, 16.969
CIE-LCH 48.22, 39.459, 261.004
CIE-LUV 48.22, -31.057, -58.123
Hunter-Lab 41.193, -6.77, -36.882
Binary 00000000, 01111001, 10110100

Color Schemes with #0079b4

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Alternatives to #0079b4

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#0079b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0079b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0079b4;}
.background {background-color:#0079b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #0079b4;}

Shades and Tints of #0079b4

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #effaff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0079b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535c61 is the less saturated color, while #0079b4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0079b4 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
  • #507aba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00858e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f78b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3379b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00819c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population