#51556f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51556f is composed of 31.8% red, 33.3% green and 43.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27% cyan, 23.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.5% black. It has a hue angle of 232 degrees, a saturation of 15.6% and a lightness of 37.6%. #51556f color hex could be obtained by blending #a2aade with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 33
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 56
    CMYK color chart

#51556f color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#51556f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51556f has RGB values of R:81, G:85, B:111 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 5330287.

Hex triplet 51556f #51556f
RGB Decimal 81, 85, 111 rgb(81,85,111)
RGB Percent 31.8, 33.3, 43.5 rgb(31.8%,33.3%,43.5%)
CMYK 27, 23, 0, 56
HSL 232°, 15.6, 37.6 hsl(232,15.6%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 232°, 27, 43.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 36.732, 4.834, -15.387
XYZ 9.511, 9.394, 16.35
xyY 0.27, 0.266, 9.394
CIE-LCH 36.732, 16.129, 287.442
CIE-LUV 36.732, -3.402, -21.243
Hunter-Lab 30.649, 1.752, -10.174
Binary 01010001, 01010101, 01101111

Color Schemes with #51556f

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Alternatives to #51556f

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#51556f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #51556f

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #51556f

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, #070709 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51556f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606060 is the less saturated color, while #071fb9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51556f 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
  • #585e76 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5b5d76 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #566067 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #555a73 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #575a73 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #545c6a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population