#79a0dd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #79a0dd is composed of 47.5% red, 62.7% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.2% cyan, 27.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 216.6 degrees, a saturation of 59.5% and a lightness of 67.1%. #79a0dd color hex could be obtained by blending #f2ffff with #0041bb. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 47
    • G 63
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 45
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#79a0dd color description : Soft blue.

#79a0dd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #79a0dd has RGB values of R:121, G:160, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.45, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 7971037.

Hex triplet 79a0dd #79a0dd
RGB Decimal 121, 160, 221 rgb(121,160,221)
RGB Percent 47.5, 62.7, 86.7 rgb(47.5%,62.7%,86.7%)
CMYK 45, 28, 0, 13
HSL 216.6°, 59.5, 67.1 hsl(216.6,59.5%,67.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.6°, 45.2, 86.7
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 65.299, 2.776, -35.1
XYZ 33.504, 34.426, 73.282
xyY 0.237, 0.244, 34.426
CIE-LCH 65.299, 35.21, 274.522
CIE-LUV 65.299, -20.146, -55.874
Hunter-Lab 58.673, -0.749, -32.981
Binary 01111001, 10100000, 11011101

Color Schemes with #79a0dd

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Alternatives to #79a0dd

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#79a0dd Preview

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Shades and Tints of #79a0dd

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, #020407 is the darkest color, while #f6f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #79a0dd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6aab0 is the less saturated color, while #5999fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #79a0dd 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #949ca8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #90a1dc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8ca2df Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72acb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87a0dc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85a1de Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #74a7c6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population