#7979bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #7979bc is composed of 47.5% red, 47.5% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.6% cyan, 35.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 60.6%. #7979bc color hex could be obtained by blending #f2f2ff with #000079. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 47
    • G 47
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#7979bc color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#7979bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #7979bc has RGB values of R:121, G:121, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 7961020.

Hex triplet 7979bc #7979bc
RGB Decimal 121, 121, 188 rgb(121,121,188)
RGB Percent 47.5, 47.5, 73.7 rgb(47.5%,47.5%,73.7%)
CMYK 36, 36, 0, 26
HSL 240°, 33.3, 60.6 hsl(240,33.3%,60.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 35.6, 73.7
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 53.352, 16.208, -35.184
XYZ 23.798, 21.37, 50.445
xyY 0.249, 0.224, 21.37
CIE-LCH 53.352, 38.738, 294.734
CIE-LUV 53.352, -4.022, -55.712
Hunter-Lab 46.228, 10.992, -32.34
Binary 01111001, 01111001, 10111100

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Alternatives to #7979bc

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#7979bc Preview

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Shades and Tints of #7979bc

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, #05050a is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #7979bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98989d is the less saturated color, while #3b3bfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #7979bc 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.

  • #818181 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f7f8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e84c2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6c85bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #738993 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7280c0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7180bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7583a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population