#73979b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #73979b is composed of 45.1% red, 59.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.8% cyan, 2.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 186 degrees, a saturation of 16.7% and a lightness of 52.9%. #73979b color hex could be obtained by blending #e6ffff with #002f37. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 45
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#73979b color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#73979b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #73979b has RGB values of R:115, G:151, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 7575451.

Hex triplet 73979b #73979b
RGB Decimal 115, 151, 155 rgb(115,151,155)
RGB Percent 45.1, 59.2, 60.8 rgb(45.1%,59.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 26, 3, 0, 39
HSL 186°, 16.7, 52.9 hsl(186,16.7%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 186°, 25.8, 60.8
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 60.018, -11.409, -6.164
XYZ 24.052, 28.144, 35.174
xyY 0.275, 0.322, 28.144
CIE-LCH 60.018, 12.967, 208.38
CIE-LUV 60.018, -18.309, -7.213
Hunter-Lab 53.051, -11.912, -2.175
Binary 01110011, 10010111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #73979b

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#73979b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #73979b

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Shades and Tints of #73979b

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, #060809 is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #73979b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #858889 is the less saturated color, while #17e1f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #73979b 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #888f90 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #97959c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d92a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7b9ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89969b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e94a0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7899a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population