#279ba6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #279ba6 is composed of 15.3% red, 60.8% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.5% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 185.2 degrees, a saturation of 62% and a lightness of 40.2%. #279ba6 color hex could be obtained by blending #4effff with #00374d. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 15
    • G 61
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 77
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 35
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#279ba6 color description : Dark cyan.

#279ba6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #279ba6 has RGB values of R:39, G:155, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.77, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 2595750.

Hex triplet 279ba6 #279ba6
RGB Decimal 39, 155, 166 rgb(39,155,166)
RGB Percent 15.3, 60.8, 65.1 rgb(15.3%,60.8%,65.1%)
CMYK 77, 7, 0, 35
HSL 185.2°, 62, 40.2 hsl(185.2,62%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.2°, 76.5, 65.1
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 58.626, -27.076, -14.799
XYZ 19.439, 26.625, 40.189
xyY 0.225, 0.309, 26.625
CIE-LCH 58.626, 30.856, 208.661
CIE-LUV 58.626, -40.914, -18.349
Hunter-Lab 51.6, -23.054, -10.059
Binary 00100111, 10011011, 10100110

Color Schemes with #279ba6

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Alternatives to #279ba6

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#279ba6 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#279ba6;}
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Shades and Tints of #279ba6

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, #020707 is the darkest color, while #f6fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #279ba6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666767 is the less saturated color, while #07b5c6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #279ba6 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.

  • #7a7a7a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #698183 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9091a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9090b0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #33a0ab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a95a3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a94ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2e9ea9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population