#505e59 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #505e59 is composed of 31.4% red, 36.9% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.3% yellow and 63.1% black. It has a hue angle of 158.6 degrees, a saturation of 8% and a lightness of 34.1%. #505e59 color hex could be obtained by blending #a0bcb2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 31
    • G 37
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 63
    CMYK color chart

#505e59 color description : Very dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#505e59 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #505e59 has RGB values of R:80, G:94, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.63. Its decimal value is 5267033.

Hex triplet 505e59 #505e59
RGB Decimal 80, 94, 89 rgb(80,94,89)
RGB Percent 31.4, 36.9, 34.9 rgb(31.4%,36.9%,34.9%)
CMYK 15, 0, 5, 63
HSL 158.6°, 8, 34.1 hsl(158.6,8%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 158.6°, 14.9, 36.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.607, -6.522, 1.047
XYZ 9.114, 10.432, 10.984
xyY 0.299, 0.342, 10.432
CIE-LCH 38.607, 6.605, 170.883
CIE-LUV 38.607, -7.142, 2.279
Hunter-Lab 32.299, -6.155, 2.446
Binary 01010000, 01011110, 01011001

Color Schemes with #505e59

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Alternatives to #505e59

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#505e59 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #505e59

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CSS codes
.text {color:#505e59;}
.background {background-color:#505e59;}
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Shades and Tints of #505e59

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, #080909 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #505e59

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575757 is the less saturated color, while #06a86e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #505e59 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #575a59 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #65635f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6c6063 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b646c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d615d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #625f5f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #576265 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population