#51557c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51557c is composed of 31.8% red, 33.3% green and 48.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.7% cyan, 31.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.4% black. It has a hue angle of 234.4 degrees, a saturation of 21% and a lightness of 40.2%. #51557c color hex could be obtained by blending #a2aaf8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 33
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#51557c color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#51557c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51557c has RGB values of R:81, G:85, B:124 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 5330300.

Hex triplet 51557c #51557c
RGB Decimal 81, 85, 124 rgb(81,85,124)
RGB Percent 31.8, 33.3, 48.6 rgb(31.8%,33.3%,48.6%)
CMYK 35, 31, 0, 51
HSL 234.4°, 21, 40.2 hsl(234.4,21%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 234.4°, 34.7, 48.6
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 37.301, 8.474, -22.541
XYZ 10.279, 9.701, 20.399
xyY 0.255, 0.24, 9.701
CIE-LCH 37.301, 24.082, 290.602
CIE-LUV 37.301, -4.053, -31.989
Hunter-Lab 31.147, 4.402, -17.027
Binary 01010001, 01010101, 01111100

Color Schemes with #51557c

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Alternatives to #51557c

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#51557c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #51557c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#51557c;}
.background {background-color:#51557c;}
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Shades and Tints of #51557c

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, #030405 is the darkest color, while #f8f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51557c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #61626c is the less saturated color, while #0215cb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51557c 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #57575f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #545f83 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #545f82 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53626a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #535b80 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #535b7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #525d70 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population