#51556e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51556e is composed of 31.8% red, 33.3% green and 43.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.4% cyan, 22.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 231.7 degrees, a saturation of 15.2% and a lightness of 37.5%. #51556e color hex could be obtained by blending #a2aadc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 33
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#51556e color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#51556e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51556e has RGB values of R:81, G:85, B:110 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5330286.

Hex triplet 51556e #51556e
RGB Decimal 81, 85, 110 rgb(81,85,110)
RGB Percent 31.8, 33.3, 43.1 rgb(31.8%,33.3%,43.1%)
CMYK 26, 23, 0, 57
HSL 231.7°, 15.2, 37.5 hsl(231.7,15.2%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 231.7°, 26.4, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 36.691, 4.565, -14.829
XYZ 9.456, 9.372, 16.062
xyY 0.271, 0.269, 9.372
CIE-LCH 36.691, 15.516, 287.109
CIE-LUV 36.691, -3.352, -20.42
Hunter-Lab 30.614, 1.56, -9.678
Binary 01010001, 01010101, 01101110

Color Schemes with #51556e

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Alternatives to #51556e

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#51556e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #51556e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#51556e;}
.background {background-color:#51556e;}
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Shades and Tints of #51556e

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 #51556e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585a67 is the less saturated color, while #001abf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51556e 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #56575c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #585e75 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5b5d75 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #566067 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #555a72 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #575a72 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #545c69 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population