#515a79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #515a79 is composed of 31.8% red, 35.3% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.1% cyan, 25.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 226.5 degrees, a saturation of 19.8% and a lightness of 39.6%. #515a79 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2b4f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 35
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#515a79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#515a79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #515a79 has RGB values of R:81, G:90, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 5331577.

Hex triplet 515a79 #515a79
RGB Decimal 81, 90, 121 rgb(81,90,121)
RGB Percent 31.8, 35.3, 47.5 rgb(31.8%,35.3%,47.5%)
CMYK 33, 26, 0, 53
HSL 226.5°, 19.8, 39.6 hsl(226.5,19.8%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.5°, 33.1, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.624, 4.464, -18.651
XYZ 10.5, 10.442, 19.55
xyY 0.259, 0.258, 10.442
CIE-LCH 38.624, 19.178, 283.46
CIE-LUV 38.624, -5.934, -26.161
Hunter-Lab 32.314, 1.452, -13.252
Binary 01010001, 01011010, 01111001

Color Schemes with #515a79

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Alternatives to #515a79

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#515a79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #515a79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#515a79;}
.background {background-color:#515a79;}
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Shades and Tints of #515a79

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, #020304 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #515a79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616369 is the less saturated color, while #032fc7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #515a79 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.

  • #5b5b5b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #595b61 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a627f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5c6280 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #55666d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #575f7d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #585f7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #536171 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population