#5979b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5979b5 is composed of 34.9% red, 47.5% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 50.8% cyan, 33.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 219.1 degrees, a saturation of 38.3% and a lightness of 52.9%. #5979b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #b2f2ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 35
    • G 47
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 51
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#5979b5 color description : Moderate blue.

#5979b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5979b5 has RGB values of R:89, G:121, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.51, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 5863861.

Hex triplet 5979b5 #5979b5
RGB Decimal 89, 121, 181 rgb(89,121,181)
RGB Percent 34.9, 47.5, 71 rgb(34.9%,47.5%,71%)
CMYK 51, 33, 0, 29
HSL 219.1°, 38.3, 52.9 hsl(219.1,38.3%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.1°, 50.8, 71
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 50.843, 5.745, -35.246
XYZ 19.296, 19.134, 46.39
xyY 0.227, 0.226, 19.134
CIE-LCH 50.843, 35.711, 279.257
CIE-LUV 50.843, -16.245, -54.048
Hunter-Lab 43.742, 2.192, -32.259
Binary 01011001, 01111001, 10110101

Color Schemes with #5979b5

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Alternatives to #5979b5

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#5979b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5979b5

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Shades and Tints of #5979b5

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, #05070a is the darkest color, while #fcfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5979b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7e8490 is the less saturated color, while #0f63ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5979b5 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.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #707783 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b7eb7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #637fb9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #518892 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #647cb6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5f7db7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54829e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population