#0079c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0079c6 is composed of 0% red, 47.5% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 38.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 203.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.8%. #0079c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00f2ff with #00008d. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 47
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#0079c6 color description : Strong blue.

#0079c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0079c6 has RGB values of R:0, G:121, B:198 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 31174.

Hex triplet 0079c6 #0079c6
RGB Decimal 0, 121, 198 rgb(0,121,198)
RGB Percent 0, 47.5, 77.6 rgb(0%,47.5%,77.6%)
CMYK 100, 39, 0, 22
HSL 203.3°, 100, 38.8 hsl(203.3,100%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.3°, 100, 77.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 49.192, 0.868, -47.795
XYZ 17.028, 17.75, 55.952
xyY 0.188, 0.196, 17.75
CIE-LCH 49.192, 47.803, 271.04
CIE-LUV 49.192, -29.968, -73.046
Hunter-Lab 42.131, -1.586, -49.247
Binary 00000000, 01111001, 11000110

Color Schemes with #0079c6

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Alternatives to #0079c6

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#0079c6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0079c6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0079c6;}
.background {background-color:#0079c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #0079c6;}

Shades and Tints of #0079c6

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #edf8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0079c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b656b is the less saturated color, while #0079c6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0079c6 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
  • #4b6373 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b79c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #397dca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008890 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a79c4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #247bc8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0082a4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population