#79b5b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #79b5b9 is composed of 47.5% red, 71% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.6% cyan, 2.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 183.8 degrees, a saturation of 31.4% and a lightness of 60%. #79b5b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #f2ffff with #006b73. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 47
    • G 71
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#79b5b9 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#79b5b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #79b5b9 has RGB values of R:121, G:181, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 7976377.

Hex triplet 79b5b9 #79b5b9
RGB Decimal 121, 181, 185 rgb(121,181,185)
RGB Percent 47.5, 71, 72.5 rgb(47.5%,71%,72.5%)
CMYK 35, 2, 0, 27
HSL 183.8°, 31.4, 60 hsl(183.8,31.4%,60%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.8°, 34.6, 72.5
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 69.905, -18.276, -8.207
XYZ 33.164, 40.614, 51.988
xyY 0.264, 0.323, 40.614
CIE-LCH 69.905, 20.035, 204.184
CIE-LUV 69.905, -28.786, -9.522
Hunter-Lab 63.729, -18.637, -3.757
Binary 01111001, 10110101, 10111001

Color Schemes with #79b5b9

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Alternatives to #79b5b9

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#79b5b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #79b5b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#79b5b9;}
.background {background-color:#79b5b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #79b5b9;}

Shades and Tints of #79b5b9

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, #040708 is the darkest color, while #fafcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #79b5b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989a9a is the less saturated color, while #3aecf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #79b5b9 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9ba7a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afaeb6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b6aac1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #82b7c4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bb0b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0aebe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7fb6c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population