#51555e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51555e is composed of 31.8% red, 33.3% green and 36.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.8% cyan, 9.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 63.1% black. It has a hue angle of 221.5 degrees, a saturation of 7.4% and a lightness of 34.3%. #51555e color hex could be obtained by blending #a2aabc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 33
    • B 37
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 63
    CMYK color chart

#51555e color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#51555e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51555e has RGB values of R:81, G:85, B:94 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.63. Its decimal value is 5330270.

Hex triplet 51555e #51555e
RGB Decimal 81, 85, 94 rgb(81,85,94)
RGB Percent 31.8, 33.3, 36.9 rgb(31.8%,33.3%,36.9%)
CMYK 14, 10, 0, 63
HSL 221.5°, 7.4, 34.3 hsl(221.5,7.4%,34.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.5°, 13.8, 36.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 36.089, 0.485, -5.761
XYZ 8.662, 9.054, 11.88
xyY 0.293, 0.306, 9.054
CIE-LCH 36.089, 5.782, 274.812
CIE-LUV 36.089, -2.572, -7.467
Hunter-Lab 30.091, -1.276, -2.346
Binary 01010001, 01010101, 01011110

Color Schemes with #51555e

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Alternatives to #51555e

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#51555e Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#51555e;}
.background {background-color:#51555e;}
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Shades and Tints of #51555e

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, #08090a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51555e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #51555e is the less saturated color, while #0036af is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51555e 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #545557 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c5d65 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #615b67 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #595e64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #585a63 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5b5963 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #565a62 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population