#7979d0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #7979d0 is composed of 47.5% red, 47.5% green and 81.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 41.8% cyan, 41.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 18.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 48.1% and a lightness of 64.5%. #7979d0 color hex could be obtained by blending #f2f2ff with #0000a1. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 47
    • G 47
    • B 82
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#7979d0 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#7979d0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #7979d0 has RGB values of R:121, G:121, B:208 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 7961040.

Hex triplet 7979d0 #7979d0
RGB Decimal 121, 121, 208 rgb(121,121,208)
RGB Percent 47.5, 47.5, 81.6 rgb(47.5%,47.5%,81.6%)
CMYK 42, 42, 0, 18
HSL 240°, 48.1, 64.5 hsl(240,48.1%,64.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 41.8, 81.6
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 54.337, 21.838, -45.032
XYZ 26.105, 22.293, 62.599
xyY 0.235, 0.201, 22.293
CIE-LCH 54.337, 50.048, 295.871
CIE-LUV 54.337, -5.222, -72.338
Hunter-Lab 47.216, 16.065, -45.556
Binary 01111001, 01111001, 11010000

Color Schemes with #7979d0

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Alternatives to #7979d0

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#7979d0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #7979d0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#7979d0;}
.background {background-color:#7979d0;}
.border {border:1px solid #7979d0;}

Shades and Tints of #7979d0

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, #04040b is the darkest color, while #fcfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #7979d0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a3a3a6 is the less saturated color, while #4f4ffa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #7979d0 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.

  • #838383 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #818192 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6485d7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5d88cf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d8d97 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b81d4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6782cf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7186ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population