#500cb7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #500cb7 is composed of 31.4% red, 4.7% green and 71.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 56.3% cyan, 93.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 263.9 degrees, a saturation of 87.7% and a lightness of 38.2%. #500cb7 color hex could be obtained by blending #a018ff with #00006f. Closest websafe color is: #6600cc.

    • R 31
    • G 5
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 56
    • M 93
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#500cb7 color description : Strong violet.

#500cb7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #500cb7 has RGB values of R:80, G:12, B:183 and CMYK values of C:0.56, M:0.93, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 5246135.

Hex triplet 500cb7 #500cb7
RGB Decimal 80, 12, 183 rgb(80,12,183)
RGB Percent 31.4, 4.7, 71.8 rgb(31.4%,4.7%,71.8%)
CMYK 56, 93, 0, 28
HSL 263.9°, 87.7, 38.2 hsl(263.9,87.7%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 263.9°, 93.4, 71.8
Web Safe 6600cc #6600cc
CIE-LAB 27.81, 61.894, -73.667
XYZ 11.985, 5.387, 45.205
xyY 0.192, 0.086, 5.387
CIE-LCH 27.81, 96.217, 310.037
CIE-LUV 27.81, 4.359, -92.577
Hunter-Lab 23.21, 51.558, -99.23
Binary 01010000, 00001100, 10110111

Color Schemes with #500cb7

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Alternatives to #500cb7

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#500cb7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #500cb7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#500cb7;}
.background {background-color:#500cb7;}
.border {border:1px solid #500cb7;}

Shades and Tints of #500cb7

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, #080111 is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #500cb7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615f65 is the less saturated color, while #4e04bf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #500cb7 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.

  • #343434 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3a2c4e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00498e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004d7b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #265157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1d339d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1d3591 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #35387a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population