#7979a1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #7979a1 is composed of 47.5% red, 47.5% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.8% cyan, 24.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 17.5% and a lightness of 55.3%. #7979a1 color hex could be obtained by blending #f2f2ff with #000043. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 47
    • G 47
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#7979a1 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#7979a1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #7979a1 has RGB values of R:121, G:121, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 7960993.

Hex triplet 7979a1 #7979a1
RGB Decimal 121, 121, 161 rgb(121,121,161)
RGB Percent 47.5, 47.5, 63.1 rgb(47.5%,47.5%,63.1%)
CMYK 25, 25, 0, 37
HSL 240°, 17.5, 55.3 hsl(240,17.5%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 24.8, 63.1
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 52.189, 9.092, -21.395
XYZ 21.154, 20.313, 36.522
xyY 0.271, 0.26, 20.313
CIE-LCH 52.189, 23.247, 293.024
CIE-LUV 52.189, -2.375, -32.886
Hunter-Lab 45.07, 4.911, -16.497
Binary 01111001, 01111001, 10100001

Color Schemes with #7979a1

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Alternatives to #7979a1

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#7979a1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #7979a1

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Shades and Tints of #7979a1

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #7979a1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8b8f is the less saturated color, while #2121f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #7979a1 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.

  • #7e7e7e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d7d85 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7881a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c81a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7a848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #787ea4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7a7ea3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #798094 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population