#7979a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #7979a8 is composed of 47.5% red, 47.5% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 28% cyan, 28% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 21.3% and a lightness of 56.7%. #7979a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #f2f2ff with #000051. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 47
    • G 47
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 28
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 34
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#7979a8 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#7979a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #7979a8 has RGB values of R:121, G:121, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.28, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 7961000.

Hex triplet 7979a8 #7979a8
RGB Decimal 121, 121, 168 rgb(121,121,168)
RGB Percent 47.5, 47.5, 65.9 rgb(47.5%,47.5%,65.9%)
CMYK 28, 28, 0, 34
HSL 240°, 21.3, 56.7 hsl(240,21.3%,56.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 28, 65.9
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 52.472, 10.874, -25.024
XYZ 21.789, 20.567, 39.865
xyY 0.265, 0.25, 20.567
CIE-LCH 52.472, 27.284, 293.486
CIE-LUV 52.472, -2.803, -38.813
Hunter-Lab 45.35, 6.399, -20.374
Binary 01111001, 01111001, 10101000

Color Schemes with #7979a8

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Alternatives to #7979a8

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#7979a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #7979a8

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Shades and Tints of #7979a8

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, #060609 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #7979a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a8a97 is the less saturated color, while #2424fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #7979a8 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
  • #7d7d86 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7682ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7882ab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #78858f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #777eab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #787eaa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #788198 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population