#279ea5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #279ea5 is composed of 15.3% red, 62% green and 64.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.4% cyan, 4.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.3% black. It has a hue angle of 183.3 degrees, a saturation of 61.8% and a lightness of 40%. #279ea5 color hex could be obtained by blending #4effff with #003d4b. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 15
    • G 62
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#279ea5 color description : Dark cyan.

#279ea5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #279ea5 has RGB values of R:39, G:158, B:165 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 2596517.

Hex triplet 279ea5 #279ea5
RGB Decimal 39, 158, 165 rgb(39,158,165)
RGB Percent 15.3, 62, 64.7 rgb(15.3%,62%,64.7%)
CMYK 76, 4, 0, 35
HSL 183.3°, 61.8, 40 hsl(183.3,61.8%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.3°, 76.4, 64.7
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 59.525, -28.876, -12.875
XYZ 19.853, 27.6, 39.876
xyY 0.227, 0.316, 27.6
CIE-LCH 59.525, 31.616, 204.032
CIE-LUV 59.525, -42.067, -15.122
Hunter-Lab 52.536, -24.482, -8.228
Binary 00100111, 10011110, 10100101

Color Schemes with #279ea5

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Alternatives to #279ea5

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#279ea5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #279ea5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#279ea5;}
.background {background-color:#279ea5;}
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Shades and Tints of #279ea5

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, #010606 is the darkest color, while #f5fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #279ea5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666666 is the less saturated color, while #08bac4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #279ea5 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.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a8283 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9394a1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9492b0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #36a2ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c97a2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6c96ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #30a0aa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population