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#797979 Steel Color Information

In a RGB color space, #797979 hex color (also known as Steel) is composed of 47.5% red, 47.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 0% and a lightness of 47.5%. #797979 color hex could be obtained by blending #f2f2f2 with #000000 . Closest websafe color is: #666666 .

RGB
48%
48%
48%
CMYK
0%
0%
0%
53%

#797979 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #797979 has RGB values of R:121, G:121, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 7960953.

Hex triplet 797979 #797979
RGB Decimal 121, 121, 121 rgb(121,121,121)
RGB Percent 47.5, 47.5, 47.5 rgb(47.5%,47.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 52.5
HSL 0°, 0, 47.5 hsl(0,0%,47.5%)
HSV(HSB) 0°, 0, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666
XYZ 18.174, 19.12, 20.822
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 19.12
CIE-LAB 50.828, 0.003, -0.006
CIE-LCH 50.828, 0.007, 296.813
CIE-LUV 50.828, 0, -0.009
Hunter-Lab 43.727, -2.333, 2.376
Binary 01111001, 01111001, 01111001

#797979 Color Analysis

Blending
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Color Schemes with #797979

Alternatives to #797979

Below, you can see some colors close to #797979. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

#797979 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #797979

This text has a font color of #797979.

<span style="color:#797979">Text here</span>
#797979 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #797979.

<p style="background-color:#797979;">Content here</p>
#797979 border color

This element has a border color of #797979.

<div style="border:1px #797979;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#797979;}
.background {background-color:#797979;}
.border {border:1px solid #797979;}
.text-shadow {border:1px solid #797979;}

Shades and Tints of #797979

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f9 is the lightest one.

Tones of #797979

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #797979 is the less saturated color, while #e80a0a is the most saturated one.