#797e99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #797e99 is composed of 47.5% red, 49.4% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.9% cyan, 17.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 230.6 degrees, a saturation of 13.6% and a lightness of 53.7%. #797e99 color hex could be obtained by blending #f2fcff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 47
    • G 49
    • B 60
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    • C 21
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 40
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#797e99 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#797e99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #797e99 has RGB values of R:121, G:126, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 7962265.

Hex triplet 797e99 #797e99
RGB Decimal 121, 126, 153 rgb(121,126,153)
RGB Percent 47.5, 49.4, 60 rgb(47.5%,49.4%,60%)
CMYK 21, 18, 0, 40
HSL 230.6°, 13.6, 53.7 hsl(230.6,13.6%,53.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.6°, 20.9, 60
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 53.261, 4.184, -15.106
XYZ 21.095, 21.286, 33.133
xyY 0.279, 0.282, 21.286
CIE-LCH 53.261, 15.675, 285.482
CIE-LUV 53.261, -4.139, -22.658
Hunter-Lab 46.137, 0.873, -10.282
Binary 01111001, 01111110, 10011001

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Alternatives to #797e99

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#797e99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #797e99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#797e99;}
.background {background-color:#797e99;}
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Shades and Tints of #797e99

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, #08090b is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #797e99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828490 is the less saturated color, while #1539fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #797e99 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.

  • #808080 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f8085 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #80849e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #85839e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7c8790 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d829c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80819c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7b8393 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population