#51596b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51596b is composed of 31.8% red, 34.9% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.3% cyan, 16.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 221.5 degrees, a saturation of 13.8% and a lightness of 36.9%. #51596b color hex could be obtained by blending #a2b2d6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 35
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#51596b color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#51596b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51596b has RGB values of R:81, G:89, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5331307.

Hex triplet 51596b #51596b
RGB Decimal 81, 89, 107 rgb(81,89,107)
RGB Percent 31.8, 34.9, 42 rgb(31.8%,34.9%,42%)
CMYK 24, 17, 0, 58
HSL 221.5°, 13.8, 36.9 hsl(221.5,13.8%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.5°, 24.3, 42
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 37.762, 1.272, -11.338
XYZ 9.619, 9.955, 15.324
xyY 0.276, 0.285, 9.955
CIE-LCH 37.762, 11.409, 276.4
CIE-LUV 37.762, -4.949, -15.269
Hunter-Lab 31.552, -0.799, -6.709
Binary 01010001, 01011001, 01101011

Color Schemes with #51596b

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Alternatives to #51596b

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#51596b Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #51596b

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, #050507 is the darkest color, while #fafbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51596b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585c64 is the less saturated color, while #013abb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51596b 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #57595d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d6072 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #615f73 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #58636a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #595d6f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5b5d70 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #555f6a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population