#279ac7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #279ac7 is composed of 15.3% red, 60.4% green and 78% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.4% cyan, 22.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 196.9 degrees, a saturation of 67.2% and a lightness of 46.7%. #279ac7 color hex could be obtained by blending #4effff with #00358f. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 15
    • G 60
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 22
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#279ac7 color description : Strong blue.

#279ac7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #279ac7 has RGB values of R:39, G:154, B:199 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 2595527.

Hex triplet 279ac7 #279ac7
RGB Decimal 39, 154, 199 rgb(39,154,199)
RGB Percent 15.3, 60.4, 78 rgb(15.3%,60.4%,78%)
CMYK 80, 23, 0, 22
HSL 196.9°, 67.2, 46.7 hsl(196.9,67.2%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.9°, 80.4, 78
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 59.584, -15.583, -31.97
XYZ 22.698, 27.664, 58.173
xyY 0.209, 0.255, 27.664
CIE-LCH 59.584, 35.566, 244.014
CIE-LUV 59.584, -38.363, -47.739
Hunter-Lab 52.597, -15.011, -28.759
Binary 00100111, 10011010, 11000111

Color Schemes with #279ac7

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Alternatives to #279ac7

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#279ac7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #279ac7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#279ac7;}
.background {background-color:#279ac7;}
.border {border:1px solid #279ac7;}

Shades and Tints of #279ac7

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f1f9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #279ac7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707a7e is the less saturated color, while #02aaec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #279ac7 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.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c838c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8793c1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7e94ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a3af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6495c3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e96cb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0ea0b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population