#51516d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51516d is composed of 31.8% red, 31.8% green and 42.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.7% cyan, 25.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 57.3% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 14.7% and a lightness of 37.3%. #51516d color hex could be obtained by blending #a2a2da with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 32
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#51516d color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#51516d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51516d has RGB values of R:81, G:81, B:109 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5329261.

Hex triplet 51516d #51516d
RGB Decimal 81, 81, 109 rgb(81,81,109)
RGB Percent 31.8, 31.8, 42.7 rgb(31.8%,31.8%,42.7%)
CMYK 26, 26, 0, 57
HSL 240°, 14.7, 37.3 hsl(240,14.7%,37.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 25.7, 42.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 35.475, 6.824, -16.069
XYZ 9.096, 8.738, 15.675
xyY 0.271, 0.261, 8.738
CIE-LCH 35.475, 17.458, 293.01
CIE-LUV 35.475, -1.606, -22.235
Hunter-Lab 29.56, 3.192, -10.747
Binary 01010001, 01010001, 01101101

Color Schemes with #51516d

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Alternatives to #51516d

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#51516d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #51516d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#51516d;}
.background {background-color:#51516d;}
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Shades and Tints of #51516d

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, #060608 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51516d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585866 is the less saturated color, while #0101bd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51516d 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #535359 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #545b75 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #575a74 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #565d63 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #535772 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #555771 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #545867 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population