#1979b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #1979b8 is composed of 9.8% red, 47.5% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.4% cyan, 34.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 203.8 degrees, a saturation of 76.1% and a lightness of 41%. #1979b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #32f2ff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 10
    • G 47
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#1979b8 color description : Strong blue.

#1979b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #1979b8 has RGB values of R:25, G:121, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 1669560.

Hex triplet 1979b8 #1979b8
RGB Decimal 25, 121, 184 rgb(25,121,184)
RGB Percent 9.8, 47.5, 72.2 rgb(9.8%,47.5%,72.2%)
CMYK 86, 34, 0, 28
HSL 203.8°, 76.1, 41 hsl(203.8,76.1%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.8°, 86.4, 72.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.686, -3.39, -40.533
XYZ 15.888, 17.341, 47.854
xyY 0.196, 0.214, 17.341
CIE-LCH 48.686, 40.674, 265.219
CIE-LUV 48.686, -29.348, -60.99
Hunter-Lab 41.642, -4.77, -38.986
Binary 00011001, 01111001, 10111000

Color Schemes with #1979b8

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Alternatives to #1979b8

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#1979b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #1979b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#1979b8;}
.background {background-color:#1979b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #1979b8;}

Shades and Tints of #1979b8

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, #02070b is the darkest color, while #f9fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #1979b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616a70 is the less saturated color, while #017ed0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #1979b8 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
  • #6278b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4f7bbd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4878b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3b7abb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #09819e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population