#515b59 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #515b59 is composed of 31.8% red, 35.7% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.2% yellow and 64.3% black. It has a hue angle of 168 degrees, a saturation of 5.8% and a lightness of 33.7%. #515b59 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2b6b2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 36
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 0
    • Y 2
    • K 64
    CMYK color chart

#515b59 color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#515b59 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #515b59 has RGB values of R:81, G:91, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.64. Its decimal value is 5331801.

Hex triplet 515b59 #515b59
RGB Decimal 81, 91, 89 rgb(81,91,89)
RGB Percent 31.8, 35.7, 34.9 rgb(31.8%,35.7%,34.9%)
CMYK 11, 0, 2, 64
HSL 168°, 5.8, 33.7 hsl(168,5.8%,33.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 168°, 11, 35.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 37.757, -4.347, -0.182
XYZ 8.937, 9.953, 10.901
xyY 0.3, 0.334, 9.953
CIE-LCH 37.757, 4.351, 182.403
CIE-LUV 37.757, -5.205, 0.398
Hunter-Lab 31.548, -4.641, 1.597
Binary 01010001, 01011011, 01011001

Color Schemes with #515b59

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Alternatives to #515b59

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#515b59 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #515b59

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CSS codes
.text {color:#515b59;}
.background {background-color:#515b59;}
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Shades and Tints of #515b59

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, #070808 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #515b59

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #515b59 is the less saturated color, while #02aa89 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #515b59 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
  • #575958 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #636160 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #695e63 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b6269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c5e5d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #605d5f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #575f63 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population