#0279b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0279b8 is composed of 0.8% red, 47.5% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.9% cyan, 34.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 200.8 degrees, a saturation of 97.8% and a lightness of 36.5%. #0279b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #04f2ff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 1
    • G 47
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#0279b8 color description : Strong blue.

#0279b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0279b8 has RGB values of R:2, G:121, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 162232.

Hex triplet 0279b8 #0279b8
RGB Decimal 2, 121, 184 rgb(2,121,184)
RGB Percent 0.8, 47.5, 72.2 rgb(0.8%,47.5%,72.2%)
CMYK 99, 34, 0, 28
HSL 200.8°, 97.8, 36.5 hsl(200.8,97.8%,36.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.8°, 98.9, 72.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.445, -4.537, -40.931
XYZ 15.512, 17.147, 47.837
xyY 0.193, 0.213, 17.147
CIE-LCH 48.445, 41.182, 263.675
CIE-LUV 48.445, -30.712, -61.449
Hunter-Lab 41.409, -5.598, -39.508
Binary 00000010, 01111001, 10111000

Color Schemes with #0279b8

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Alternatives to #0279b8

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#0279b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0279b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0279b8;}
.background {background-color:#0279b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #0279b8;}

Shades and Tints of #0279b8

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, #000609 is the darkest color, while #f5fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0279b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585f62 is the less saturated color, while #0279b8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0279b8 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.

  • #5d5d5d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b636f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6278b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4c7abd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f78b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #317abb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00819d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population