#0b79ab Color Information

#0b79ab Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #0b79ab. In RGB, it consists of 4.3% Red, 47.5% Green, and 67.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 93.6% Cyan, 29.2% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 32.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 198.8°, with saturation of 87.9% and lightness of 35.7%. The decimal value for #0b79ab is 752043, and its nearest "web safe" color is #006699. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #0b79ab is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#0b79ab Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color11, 121, 171 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color4.3%, 47.5%, 67.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.957, 0.525, 0.329 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.936, 0.292, 0, 0.329 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color198.8°, 87.9%, 35.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color198.7°, 93.6%, 67.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color14.326, 16.686, 40.994 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color11, 76, 171 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code752043 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color47.862, -9.175, -34.309 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)47.862, 35.515, 255.028 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color47.862, -31.108, -50.328 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color40.849, -8.883, -30.906 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.199, 0.232, 16.686 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4278942123 / 0xff0b79ab Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#006699 Copy
Last Updated: April 14, 2024

Shades of #0b79ab

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #0b79ab, its pure hue is 198.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.9%, and its lightness is 35.7%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #0b79ab, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #010f15 to #0a6a96.

Tints of #0b79ab

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #0b79ab, its pure hue is 198.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.9%, and its lightness is 35.7%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #0b79ab, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #2a8ab6 to #e1eef5.

Tones of #0b79ab

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #0b79ab, its pure hue is 198.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.9%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #0b79ab, which range from #5b5b5b (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #007db6 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #0b79ab

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #0b79ab! For #0b79ab, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #0b79ab. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #0b79ab

This color, #0b79ab, consists of 4.3% Red, 47.5% Green, and 67.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 11, Green = 121, Blue = 171. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #0b79ab is 93.6% Cyan, 29.2% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 32.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R4.3%
C93.6%
G47.5%
M29.2%
B67.1%
Y0.0%
K32.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 11 121 171
Octal 13 171 253
Hexa #0b #79 #ab
Binary 00001011 01111001 10101011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 93 29 0 32
Octal 135 35 0 40
Hexa #5d #1d #00 #20
Binary 01011101 00011101 00000000 00100000

Analogous Colors of #0b79ab

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #0b79ab — which has hue 198.8° — its analogous colors are located at 168.8° and 228.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0b79ab.

Triadic Colors of #0b79ab

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #0b79ab — which has hue 198.8° — its triadic colors are located at 78.8° and 318.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0b79ab.

Complementary Color of #0b79ab

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #0b79ab — which has hue 198.8° — its complementary color is located at 18.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0b79ab.

Split Complementary Colors of #0b79ab

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #0b79ab — which has hue 198.8° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 48.8° and 348.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0b79ab.

Tetradic Colors of #0b79ab

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #0b79ab — which has hue 198.8° — its tetradic colors are located at 108.8°, 198.8°, 288.8°, and 18.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0b79ab.

Monochromatic Colors of #0b79ab

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #0b79ab, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #083b53 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #19b2f8 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #0b79ab

We want to make getting started with #0b79ab on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #0b79ab into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #0b79ab can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #0b79ab with other HTML elements.

#0b79ab Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #0b79ab.
<span style="color: #0b79ab;">The color of this text is #0b79ab.</span>

#0b79ab Background Color

The background color for this text is #0b79ab.
<div style="background-color: #0b79ab; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #0b79ab.</div>

#0b79ab Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #0b79ab.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #0b79ab;">This color for the shadow of this text is #0b79ab.</span>

#0b79ab Border Color

This is a div with border color #0b79ab.
<div style="border: #0b79ab 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #0b79ab.</div>

#0b79ab Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #0b79ab on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #0b79ab; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #0b79ab on a white background.</div></div>

#0b79ab Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #0b79ab on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #0b79ab; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #0b79ab on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #0b79ab to White

This is a gradient from #0b79ab to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#0b79ab,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#0b79ab,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#0b79ab,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#0b79ab,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #0b79ab to white.</div>

Gradient from #0b79ab to Black

This is a gradient from #0b79ab to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#0b79ab,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#0b79ab,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#0b79ab,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#0b79ab,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #0b79ab to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #0b79ab

In addition to using #0b79ab on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #0b79ab in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #0b79ab, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 11, Green = 121, Blue = 171). If you need details about the color coordinates of #0b79ab in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #0b79ab
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(11, 121, 171)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #0b79ab; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #0b79ab; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #0b79ab; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(11, 121, 171);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#0b79ab")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:11, green:121, blue:171, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:11 green:121 blue:171 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(11f, 121f, 171f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(11, 121, 171);
 

#0b79ab Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #0b79ab the same way. For those with color blindness, #0b79ab might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #0b79ab looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #0b79ab is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #0b79ab looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #0b79ab will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #0b79ab is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 4.8:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #0b79ab would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

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WCAG AAA
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