#1978b6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #1978b6 is composed of 9.8% red, 47.1% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.3% cyan, 34.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 203.7 degrees, a saturation of 75.8% and a lightness of 40.6%. #1978b6 color hex could be obtained by blending #32f0ff with #00006d. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 10
    • G 47
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#1978b6 color description : Strong blue.

#1978b6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #1978b6 has RGB values of R:25, G:120, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 1669302.

Hex triplet 1978b6 #1978b6
RGB Decimal 25, 120, 182 rgb(25,120,182)
RGB Percent 9.8, 47.1, 71.4 rgb(9.8%,47.1%,71.4%)
CMYK 86, 34, 0, 29
HSL 203.7°, 75.8, 40.6 hsl(203.7,75.8%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.7°, 86.3, 71.4
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.28, -3.552, -40.02
XYZ 15.559, 17.016, 46.718
xyY 0.196, 0.215, 17.016
CIE-LCH 48.28, 40.177, 264.928
CIE-LUV 48.28, -29.12, -60.054
Hunter-Lab 41.25, -4.86, -38.274
Binary 00011001, 01111000, 10110110

Color Schemes with #1978b6

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Alternatives to #1978b6

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#1978b6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #1978b6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#1978b6;}
.background {background-color:#1978b6;}
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Shades and Tints of #1978b6

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, #01060a is the darkest color, while #f7fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #1978b6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #61696e is the less saturated color, while #017dce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #1978b6 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #546774 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6277b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4f7abb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00858e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4777b4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3b79b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #09809c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population