#506e8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #506e8b is composed of 31.4% red, 43.1% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.4% cyan, 20.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 209.5 degrees, a saturation of 26.9% and a lightness of 42.9%. #506e8b color hex could be obtained by blending #a0dcff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 31
    • G 43
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 45
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#506e8b color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#506e8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #506e8b has RGB values of R:80, G:110, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 5271179.

Hex triplet 506e8b #506e8b
RGB Decimal 80, 110, 139 rgb(80,110,139)
RGB Percent 31.4, 43.1, 54.5 rgb(31.4%,43.1%,54.5%)
CMYK 42, 21, 0, 45
HSL 209.5°, 26.9, 42.9 hsl(209.5,26.9%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.5°, 42.4, 54.5
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.249, -2.851, -19.35
XYZ 13.543, 14.721, 26.552
xyY 0.247, 0.269, 14.721
CIE-LCH 45.249, 19.559, 261.619
CIE-LUV 45.249, -14.895, -27.306
Hunter-Lab 38.368, -4.135, -14.174
Binary 01010000, 01101110, 10001011

Color Schemes with #506e8b

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Alternatives to #506e8b

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#506e8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #506e8b

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.text {color:#506e8b;}
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.border {border:1px solid #506e8b;}

Shades and Tints of #506e8b

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, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f5f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #506e8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696e72 is the less saturated color, while #046fd7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #506e8b 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #63696f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b718e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6b7192 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #537881 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #61708d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #616f8f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #527484 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population