#506cb1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #506cb1 is composed of 31.4% red, 42.4% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.8% cyan, 39% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.6% black. It has a hue angle of 222.7 degrees, a saturation of 38.3% and a lightness of 50.4%. #506cb1 color hex could be obtained by blending #a0d8ff with #000063. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 31
    • G 42
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#506cb1 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#506cb1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #506cb1 has RGB values of R:80, G:108, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 5270705.

Hex triplet 506cb1 #506cb1
RGB Decimal 80, 108, 177 rgb(80,108,177)
RGB Percent 31.4, 42.4, 69.4 rgb(31.4%,42.4%,69.4%)
CMYK 55, 39, 0, 31
HSL 222.7°, 38.3, 50.4 hsl(222.7,38.3%,50.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.7°, 54.8, 69.4
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.451, 10.329, -39.886
XYZ 16.605, 15.604, 43.729
xyY 0.219, 0.205, 15.604
CIE-LCH 46.451, 41.202, 284.519
CIE-LUV 46.451, -14.432, -60.724
Hunter-Lab 39.502, 5.905, -37.984
Binary 01010000, 01101100, 10110001

Color Schemes with #506cb1

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Alternatives to #506cb1

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#506cb1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #506cb1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#506cb1;}
.background {background-color:#506cb1;}
.border {border:1px solid #506cb1;}

Shades and Tints of #506cb1

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f3f5fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #506cb1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777c8a is the less saturated color, while #024bff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #506cb1 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #666b79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a73b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4d75b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #437d87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5670b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4e72b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #487796 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population