#79a8eb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #79a8eb is composed of 47.5% red, 65.9% green and 92.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 48.5% cyan, 28.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.8% black. It has a hue angle of 215.3 degrees, a saturation of 74% and a lightness of 69.8%. #79a8eb color hex could be obtained by blending #f2ffff with #0051d7. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 47
    • G 66
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 49
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 8
    CMYK color chart

#79a8eb color description : Soft blue.

#79a8eb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #79a8eb has RGB values of R:121, G:168, B:235 and CMYK values of C:0.49, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 7973099.

Hex triplet 79a8eb #79a8eb
RGB Decimal 121, 168, 235 rgb(121,168,235)
RGB Percent 47.5, 65.9, 92.2 rgb(47.5%,65.9%,92.2%)
CMYK 49, 29, 0, 8
HSL 215.3°, 74, 69.8 hsl(215.3,74%,69.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.3°, 48.5, 92.2
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 68.07, 2.318, -38.48
XYZ 36.88, 38.067, 83.997
xyY 0.232, 0.239, 38.067
CIE-LCH 68.07, 38.55, 273.447
CIE-LUV 68.07, -23.255, -61.859
Hunter-Lab 61.698, -1.274, -37.53
Binary 01111001, 10101000, 11101011

Color Schemes with #79a8eb

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Alternatives to #79a8eb

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#79a8eb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #79a8eb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#79a8eb;}
.background {background-color:#79a8eb;}
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Shades and Tints of #79a8eb

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, #000103 is the darkest color, while #f0f6fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #79a8eb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aeb1b6 is the less saturated color, while #67a5fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #79a8eb 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9aa3b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #95a8e9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8ea9ed Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fb4c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8aa8e9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86a8ec Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #72b0d1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population