#5f79b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5f79b4 is composed of 37.3% red, 47.5% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.2% cyan, 32.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 221.6 degrees, a saturation of 36.2% and a lightness of 53.9%. #5f79b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #bef2ff with #000069. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 37
    • G 47
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#5f79b4 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#5f79b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5f79b4 has RGB values of R:95, G:121, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 6257076.

Hex triplet 5f79b4 #5f79b4
RGB Decimal 95, 121, 180 rgb(95,121,180)
RGB Percent 37.3, 47.5, 70.6 rgb(37.3%,47.5%,70.6%)
CMYK 47, 33, 0, 29
HSL 221.6°, 36.2, 53.9 hsl(221.6,36.2%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.6°, 47.2, 70.6
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 51.154, 6.908, -34.156
XYZ 19.793, 19.402, 45.88
xyY 0.233, 0.228, 19.402
CIE-LCH 51.154, 34.848, 281.433
CIE-LUV 51.154, -14.163, -52.512
Hunter-Lab 44.048, 3.126, -30.922
Binary 01011111, 01111001, 10110100

Color Schemes with #5f79b4

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Alternatives to #5f79b4

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#5f79b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5f79b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5f79b4;}
.background {background-color:#5f79b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #5f79b4;}

Shades and Tints of #5f79b4

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f2f4f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5f79b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838790 is the less saturated color, while #175dfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5f79b4 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.

  • #787878 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #737884 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c7eb7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6680b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #598791 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #677cb5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #637db6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b829e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population