#079fb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #079fb5 is composed of 2.7% red, 62.4% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 96.1% cyan, 12.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 187.6 degrees, a saturation of 92.6% and a lightness of 36.9%. #079fb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #0effff with #003f6b. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 3
    • G 62
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 96
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#079fb5 color description : Strong cyan.

#079fb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #079fb5 has RGB values of R:7, G:159, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.96, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 499637.

Hex triplet 079fb5 #079fb5
RGB Decimal 7, 159, 181 rgb(7,159,181)
RGB Percent 2.7, 62.4, 71 rgb(2.7%,62.4%,71%)
CMYK 96, 12, 0, 29
HSL 187.6°, 92.6, 36.9 hsl(187.6,92.6%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.6°, 96.1, 71
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 60.047, -26.365, -21.157
XYZ 20.824, 28.176, 48.054
xyY 0.215, 0.29, 28.176
CIE-LCH 60.047, 33.804, 218.746
CIE-LUV 60.047, -43.784, -28.726
Hunter-Lab 53.081, -22.864, -16.519
Binary 00000111, 10011111, 10110101

Color Schemes with #079fb5

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Alternatives to #079fb5

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#079fb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #079fb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#079fb5;}
.background {background-color:#079fb5;}
.border {border:1px solid #079fb5;}

Shades and Tints of #079fb5

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, #000a0b is the darkest color, while #f7feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #079fb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e5e5e is the less saturated color, while #079fb5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #079fb5 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
  • #5e7d81 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9095af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8d94bf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a5b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e98b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5c98bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #02a2b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population