#079bcd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #079bcd is composed of 2.7% red, 60.8% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 96.6% cyan, 24.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 195.2 degrees, a saturation of 93.4% and a lightness of 41.6%. #079bcd color hex could be obtained by blending #0effff with #00379b. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 3
    • G 61
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#079bcd color description : Strong blue.

#079bcd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #079bcd has RGB values of R:7, G:155, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 498637.

Hex triplet 079bcd #079bcd
RGB Decimal 7, 155, 205 rgb(7,155,205)
RGB Percent 2.7, 60.8, 80.4 rgb(2.7%,60.8%,80.4%)
CMYK 97, 24, 0, 20
HSL 195.2°, 93.4, 41.6 hsl(195.2,93.4%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.2°, 96.6, 80.4
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 59.792, -15.903, -35.036
XYZ 22.826, 27.893, 61.935
xyY 0.203, 0.248, 27.893
CIE-LCH 59.792, 38.477, 245.587
CIE-LUV 59.792, -40.598, -52.835
Hunter-Lab 52.814, -15.28, -32.559
Binary 00000111, 10011011, 11001101

Color Schemes with #079bcd

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Alternatives to #079bcd

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#079bcd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #079bcd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#079bcd;}
.background {background-color:#079bcd;}
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Shades and Tints of #079bcd

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, #010c0f is the darkest color, while #fbfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #079bcd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696b6b is the less saturated color, while #079bcd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #079bcd 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.

  • #747474 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5e7c86 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8594c7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7994d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a4af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5796c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f97d1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #02a0ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population