#1979b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #1979b9 is composed of 9.8% red, 47.5% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.5% cyan, 34.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 204 degrees, a saturation of 76.2% and a lightness of 41.2%. #1979b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #32f2ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 10
    • G 47
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#1979b9 color description : Strong blue.

#1979b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #1979b9 has RGB values of R:25, G:121, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 1669561.

Hex triplet 1979b9 #1979b9
RGB Decimal 25, 121, 185 rgb(25,121,185)
RGB Percent 9.8, 47.5, 72.5 rgb(9.8%,47.5%,72.5%)
CMYK 86, 35, 0, 27
HSL 204°, 76.2, 41.2 hsl(204,76.2%,41.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 204°, 86.5, 72.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.739, -3.009, -41.027
XYZ 15.993, 17.383, 48.409
xyY 0.196, 0.213, 17.383
CIE-LCH 48.739, 41.137, 265.806
CIE-LUV 48.739, -29.293, -61.826
Hunter-Lab 41.693, -4.49, -39.656
Binary 00011001, 01111001, 10111001

Color Schemes with #1979b9

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Alternatives to #1979b9

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#1979b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #1979b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#1979b9;}
.background {background-color:#1979b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #1979b9;}

Shades and Tints of #1979b9

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, #02080c is the darkest color, while #fafdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #1979b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #626a70 is the less saturated color, while #017ed1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #1979b9 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.

  • #646464 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #556875 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6278b7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4e7bbe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00878f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4778b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3a7abc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #09819e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population