#505b5b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #505b5b is composed of 31.4% red, 35.7% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 12.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 64.3% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 6.4% and a lightness of 33.5%. #505b5b color hex could be obtained by blending #a0b6b6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 31
    • G 36
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 64
    CMYK color chart

#505b5b color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#505b5b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #505b5b has RGB values of R:80, G:91, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0, Y:0, K:0.64. Its decimal value is 5266267.

Hex triplet 505b5b #505b5b
RGB Decimal 80, 91, 91 rgb(80,91,91)
RGB Percent 31.4, 35.7, 35.7 rgb(31.4%,35.7%,35.7%)
CMYK 12, 0, 0, 64
HSL 180°, 6.4, 33.5 hsl(180,6.4%,33.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 12.1, 35.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 37.74, -4.27, -1.458
XYZ 8.937, 9.943, 11.345
xyY 0.296, 0.329, 9.943
CIE-LCH 37.74, 4.512, 198.852
CIE-LUV 37.74, -5.769, -1.249
Hunter-Lab 31.532, -4.589, 0.74
Binary 01010000, 01011011, 01011011

Color Schemes with #505b5b

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Alternatives to #505b5b

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#505b5b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #505b5b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#505b5b;}
.background {background-color:#505b5b;}
.border {border:1px solid #505b5b;}

Shades and Tints of #505b5b

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, #070707 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #505b5b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #505b5b is the less saturated color, while #01aaaa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #505b5b 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #565959 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #626062 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #685e65 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5a6269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b5e5f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5f5d61 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #565f64 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population