#515b79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #515b79 is composed of 31.8% red, 35.7% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.1% cyan, 24.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 225 degrees, a saturation of 19.8% and a lightness of 39.6%. #515b79 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2b6f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 36
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#515b79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#515b79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #515b79 has RGB values of R:81, G:91, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 5331833.

Hex triplet 515b79 #515b79
RGB Decimal 81, 91, 121 rgb(81,91,121)
RGB Percent 31.8, 35.7, 47.5 rgb(31.8%,35.7%,47.5%)
CMYK 33, 25, 0, 53
HSL 225°, 19.8, 39.6 hsl(225,19.8%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 225°, 33.1, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.919, 3.839, -18.198
XYZ 10.585, 10.612, 19.579
xyY 0.26, 0.26, 10.612
CIE-LCH 38.919, 18.599, 281.914
CIE-LUV 38.919, -6.346, -25.481
Hunter-Lab 32.576, 0.993, -12.832
Binary 01010001, 01011011, 01111001

Color Schemes with #515b79

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Alternatives to #515b79

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#515b79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #515b79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#515b79;}
.background {background-color:#515b79;}
.border {border:1px solid #515b79;}

Shades and Tints of #515b79

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 #515b79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616369 is the less saturated color, while #0334c7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #515b79 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
  • #5b637f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5d6280 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #55666e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #57607d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #585f7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #536272 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population