#79a59b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #79a59b is composed of 47.5% red, 64.7% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 6.1% yellow and 35.3% black. It has a hue angle of 166.4 degrees, a saturation of 19.6% and a lightness of 56.1%. #79a59b color hex could be obtained by blending #f2ffff with #004b37. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 47
    • G 65
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 0
    • Y 6
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#79a59b color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#79a59b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #79a59b has RGB values of R:121, G:165, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 7972251.

Hex triplet 79a59b #79a59b
RGB Decimal 121, 165, 155 rgb(121,165,155)
RGB Percent 47.5, 64.7, 60.8 rgb(47.5%,64.7%,60.8%)
CMYK 27, 0, 6, 35
HSL 166.4°, 19.6, 56.1 hsl(166.4,19.6%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.4°, 26.7, 64.7
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 64.436, -16.99, 0.376
XYZ 27.255, 33.341, 36.008
xyY 0.282, 0.345, 33.341
CIE-LCH 64.436, 16.995, 178.732
CIE-LUV 64.436, -21.997, 3.283
Hunter-Lab 57.741, -16.792, 3.445
Binary 01111001, 10100101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #79a59b

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#79a59b Preview

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Shades and Tints of #79a59b

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, #050706 is the darkest color, while #fafcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #79a59b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a9492 is the less saturated color, while #23fbca is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #79a59b 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #919a98 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a5a09b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ae9ca4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #84a6b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95a29b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9b9fa1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #80a6aa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population