#79979f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #79979f is composed of 47.5% red, 59.2% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.9% cyan, 5% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 192.6 degrees, a saturation of 16.5% and a lightness of 54.9%. #79979f color hex could be obtained by blending #f2ffff with #002f3f. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 47
    • G 59
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#79979f color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#79979f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #79979f has RGB values of R:121, G:151, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 7968671.

Hex triplet 79979f #79979f
RGB Decimal 121, 151, 159 rgb(121,151,159)
RGB Percent 47.5, 59.2, 62.4 rgb(47.5%,59.2%,62.4%)
CMYK 24, 5, 0, 38
HSL 192.6°, 16.5, 54.9 hsl(192.6,16.5%,54.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.6°, 23.9, 62.4
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 60.517, -8.566, -7.653
XYZ 25.208, 28.701, 37.011
xyY 0.277, 0.316, 28.701
CIE-LCH 60.517, 11.487, 221.78
CIE-LUV 60.517, -15.675, -9.888
Hunter-Lab 53.573, -9.761, -3.459
Binary 01111001, 10010111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #79979f

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#79979f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #79979f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#79979f;}
.background {background-color:#79979f;}
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Shades and Tints of #79979f

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, #020303 is the darkest color, while #f7f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #79979f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8d8d is the less saturated color, while #21caf7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #79979f 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8b9192 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9796a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e93a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #809ba7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c96a0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9094a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7d9aa4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population