#0079bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0079bb is composed of 0% red, 47.5% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 35.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 201.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #0079bb color hex could be obtained by blending #00f2ff with #000077. 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

#0079bb color description : Strong blue.

#0079bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0079bb has RGB values of R:0, G:121, B:187 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 31163.

Hex triplet 0079bb #0079bb
RGB Decimal 0, 121, 187 rgb(0,121,187)
RGB Percent 0, 47.5, 73.3 rgb(0%,47.5%,73.3%)
CMYK 100, 35, 0, 27
HSL 201.2°, 100, 36.7 hsl(201.2,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.2°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.587, -3.444, -42.437
XYZ 15.805, 17.261, 49.51
xyY 0.191, 0.209, 17.261
CIE-LCH 48.587, 42.576, 265.361
CIE-LUV 48.587, -30.618, -63.982
Hunter-Lab 41.546, -4.803, -41.572
Binary 00000000, 01111001, 10111011

Color Schemes with #0079bb

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Alternatives to #0079bb

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#0079bb Preview

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

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, #00070a is the darkest color, while #f6fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0079bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #566065 is the less saturated color, while #0079bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0079bb 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
  • #6078b8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #497bc0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3d78b9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2e7abe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00819f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population