#515b81 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #515b81 is composed of 31.8% red, 35.7% green and 50.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.2% cyan, 29.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 49.4% black. It has a hue angle of 227.5 degrees, a saturation of 22.9% and a lightness of 41.2%. #515b81 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2b6ff with #000003. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 32
    • G 36
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 49
    CMYK color chart

#515b81 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#515b81 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #515b81 has RGB values of R:81, G:91, B:129 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.49. Its decimal value is 5331841.

Hex triplet 515b81 #515b81
RGB Decimal 81, 91, 129 rgb(81,91,129)
RGB Percent 31.8, 35.7, 50.6 rgb(31.8%,35.7%,50.6%)
CMYK 37, 29, 0, 49
HSL 227.5°, 22.9, 41.2 hsl(227.5,22.9%,41.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.5°, 37.2, 50.6
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 39.269, 6.14, -22.547
XYZ 11.096, 10.816, 22.271
xyY 0.251, 0.245, 10.816
CIE-LCH 39.269, 23.368, 285.234
CIE-LUV 39.269, -6.648, -32.154
Hunter-Lab 32.888, 2.67, -17.128
Binary 01010001, 01011011, 10000001

Color Schemes with #515b81

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Alternatives to #515b81

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#515b81 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #515b81

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CSS codes
.text {color:#515b81;}
.background {background-color:#515b81;}
.border {border:1px solid #515b81;}

Shades and Tints of #515b81

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, #050609 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #515b81

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616471 is the less saturated color, while #002cd2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #515b81 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a5c63 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #596387 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #586387 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53686f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #566085 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #566085 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #526376 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population