#79797c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #79797c is composed of 47.5% red, 47.5% green and 48.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.4% cyan, 2.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 1.2% and a lightness of 48%. #79797c color hex could be obtained by blending #f2f2f8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 47
    • G 47
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#79797c color description : Dark grayish blue.

#79797c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #79797c has RGB values of R:121, G:121, B:124 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 7960956.

Hex triplet 79797c #79797c
RGB Decimal 121, 121, 124 rgb(121,121,124)
RGB Percent 47.5, 47.5, 48.6 rgb(47.5%,47.5%,48.6%)
CMYK 2, 2, 0, 51
HSL 240°, 1.2, 48 hsl(240,1.2%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 2.4, 48.6
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 50.914, 0.609, -1.643
XYZ 18.36, 19.195, 21.805
xyY 0.309, 0.323, 19.195
CIE-LCH 50.914, 1.752, 290.337
CIE-LUV 50.914, -0.173, -2.362
Hunter-Lab 43.812, -1.868, 1.159
Binary 01111001, 01111001, 01111100

Color Schemes with #79797c

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Alternatives to #79797c

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#79797c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #79797c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#79797c;}
.background {background-color:#79797c;}
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Shades and Tints of #79797c

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, #050505 is the darkest color, while #fafafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #79797c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #79797c is the less saturated color, while #0808ed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #79797c 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #79797a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #817f82 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8a7c83 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #807f88 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e7d80 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #837b81 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7e7c83 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population