#79b0bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #79b0bc is composed of 47.5% red, 69% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.6% cyan, 6.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 190.7 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 60.6%. #79b0bc color hex could be obtained by blending #f2ffff with #006179. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 47
    • G 69
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#79b0bc color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#79b0bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #79b0bc has RGB values of R:121, G:176, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 7975100.

Hex triplet 79b0bc #79b0bc
RGB Decimal 121, 176, 188 rgb(121,176,188)
RGB Percent 47.5, 69, 73.7 rgb(47.5%,69%,73.7%)
CMYK 36, 6, 0, 26
HSL 190.7°, 33.3, 60.6 hsl(190.7,33.3%,60.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.7°, 35.6, 73.7
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 68.566, -14.924, -11.86
XYZ 32.485, 38.745, 53.341
xyY 0.261, 0.311, 38.745
CIE-LCH 68.566, 19.062, 218.473
CIE-LUV 68.566, -26.641, -15.714
Hunter-Lab 62.245, -15.772, -7.236
Binary 01111001, 10110000, 10111100

Color Schemes with #79b0bc

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Alternatives to #79b0bc

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#79b0bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #79b0bc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#79b0bc;}
.background {background-color:#79b0bc;}
.border {border:1px solid #79b0bc;}

Shades and Tints of #79b0bc

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, #05090a is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #79b0bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989c9d is the less saturated color, while #3bd8fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #79b0bc 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #99a4a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaaaba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afa7c3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #80b3c0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98acba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9baac0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7db2bf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population