#51596f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51596f is composed of 31.8% red, 34.9% green and 43.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27% cyan, 19.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.5% black. It has a hue angle of 224 degrees, a saturation of 15.6% and a lightness of 37.6%. #51596f color hex could be obtained by blending #a2b2de with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 35
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 56
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#51596f color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#51596f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51596f has RGB values of R:81, G:89, B:111 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 5331311.

Hex triplet 51596f #51596f
RGB Decimal 81, 89, 111 rgb(81,89,111)
RGB Percent 31.8, 34.9, 43.5 rgb(31.8%,34.9%,43.5%)
CMYK 27, 20, 0, 56
HSL 224°, 15.6, 37.6 hsl(224,15.6%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 224°, 27, 43.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 37.917, 2.331, -13.577
XYZ 9.834, 10.042, 16.458
xyY 0.271, 0.276, 10.042
CIE-LCH 37.917, 13.776, 279.744
CIE-LUV 37.917, -5.111, -18.553
Hunter-Lab 31.688, -0.058, -8.612
Binary 01010001, 01011001, 01101111

Color Schemes with #51596f

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Alternatives to #51596f

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#51596f Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #51596f

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 #51596f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606060 is the less saturated color, while #0737b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51596f 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
  • #5c6076 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f6077 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #57636a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #585e73 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5a5d74 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #545f6c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population