#7979cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #7979cb is composed of 47.5% red, 47.5% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40.4% cyan, 40.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 44.1% and a lightness of 63.5%. #7979cb color hex could be obtained by blending #f2f2ff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 47
    • G 47
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 40
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 20
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#7979cb color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#7979cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #7979cb has RGB values of R:121, G:121, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.4, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 7961035.

Hex triplet 7979cb #7979cb
RGB Decimal 121, 121, 203 rgb(121,121,203)
RGB Percent 47.5, 47.5, 79.6 rgb(47.5%,47.5%,79.6%)
CMYK 40, 40, 0, 20
HSL 240°, 44.1, 63.5 hsl(240,44.1%,63.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 40.4, 79.6
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 54.081, 20.407, -42.599
XYZ 25.5, 22.051, 59.409
xyY 0.238, 0.206, 22.051
CIE-LCH 54.081, 47.235, 295.597
CIE-LUV 54.081, -4.925, -68.22
Hunter-Lab 46.958, 14.754, -42.14
Binary 01111001, 01111001, 11001011

Color Schemes with #7979cb

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#7979cb Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #7979cb

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, #030307 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #7979cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9d9da7 is the less saturated color, while #4747fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #7979cb 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.

  • #828282 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #808091 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6785d1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6187ca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6f8c96 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d80cf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a82ca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7285a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population