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#7979a0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, #7979a0 hex color is composed of 47.5% red, 47.5% green and 62.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.4% cyan, 24.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.3% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 17% and a lightness of 55.1%. #7979a0 color hex could be obtained by blending #f2f2ff with #000041 . Closest websafe color is: #666699 .


#7979a0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #7979a0 has RGB values of R:121, G:121, B:160 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 7960992.

Hex triplet 7979a0 #7979a0
RGB Decimal 121, 121, 160 rgb(121,121,160)
RGB Percent 47.5, 47.5, 62.7 rgb(47.5%,47.5%,62.7%)
CMYK 24.4, 24.4, 0, 37.3
HSL 240°, 17, 55.1 hsl(240,17%,55.1%)
HSV(HSB) 240°, 24.4, 62.7
Web Safe 666699 #669
XYZ 21.068, 20.278, 36.061
xyY 0.272, 0.262, 20.278
CIE-LAB 52.15, 8.847, -20.875
CIE-LCH 52.15, 22.672, 292.967
CIE-LUV 52.15, -2.31, -32.043
Hunter-Lab 45.031, 4.707, -15.959
Binary 01111001, 01111001, 10100000

#7979a0 Color Analysis

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Alternatives to #7979a0

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Text with hexadecimal color #7979a0

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#7979a0 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#7979a0;}
.background {background-color:#7979a0;}
.border {border:1px solid #7979a0;}
.text-shadow {border:1px solid #7979a0;}

Shades and Tints of #7979a0

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f8 is the lightest one.

Tones of #7979a0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c8c8d is the less saturated color, while #2323f6 is the most saturated one.