#51516e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51516e is composed of 31.8% red, 31.8% green and 43.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.4% cyan, 26.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 15.2% and a lightness of 37.5%. #51516e color hex could be obtained by blending #a2a2dc 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

#51516e color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#51516e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51516e has RGB values of R:81, G:81, B:110 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5329262.

Hex triplet 51516e #51516e
RGB Decimal 81, 81, 110 rgb(81,81,110)
RGB Percent 31.8, 31.8, 43.1 rgb(31.8%,31.8%,43.1%)
CMYK 26, 26, 0, 57
HSL 240°, 15.2, 37.5 hsl(240,15.2%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 26.4, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 35.518, 7.094, -16.628
XYZ 9.15, 8.76, 15.96
xyY 0.27, 0.259, 8.76
CIE-LCH 35.518, 18.078, 293.105
CIE-LUV 35.518, -1.665, -23.055
Hunter-Lab 29.597, 3.387, -11.253
Binary 01010001, 01010001, 01101110

Color Schemes with #51516e

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Alternatives to #51516e

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#51516e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #51516e

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

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 #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51516e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585867 is the less saturated color, while #0000bf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51516e 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
  • #545b76 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #565b75 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #555d64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #535773 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #545772 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #545867 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population