#079faf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #079faf is composed of 2.7% red, 62.4% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 96% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 185.7 degrees, a saturation of 92.3% and a lightness of 35.7%. #079faf color hex could be obtained by blending #0effff with #003f5f. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 3
    • G 62
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 96
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#079faf color description : Dark cyan.

#079faf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #079faf has RGB values of R:7, G:159, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.96, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 499631.

Hex triplet 079faf #079faf
RGB Decimal 7, 159, 175 rgb(7,159,175)
RGB Percent 2.7, 62.4, 68.6 rgb(2.7%,62.4%,68.6%)
CMYK 96, 9, 0, 31
HSL 185.7°, 92.3, 35.7 hsl(185.7,92.3%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.7°, 96, 68.6
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 59.83, -28.363, -18.103
XYZ 20.221, 27.935, 44.881
xyY 0.217, 0.3, 27.935
CIE-LCH 59.83, 33.648, 212.549
CIE-LUV 59.83, -44.253, -23.527
Hunter-Lab 52.853, -24.2, -13.35
Binary 00000111, 10011111, 10101111

Color Schemes with #079faf

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Alternatives to #079faf

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#079faf Preview

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Shades and Tints of #079faf

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, #000505 is the darkest color, while #f1fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #079faf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #546162 is the less saturated color, while #00a5b6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #079faf 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d7c7f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9294a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9093b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a4b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f98ab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e97b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #02a2af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population