#515c6f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #515c6f is composed of 31.8% red, 36.1% green and 43.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27% cyan, 17.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.5% black. It has a hue angle of 218 degrees, a saturation of 15.6% and a lightness of 37.6%. #515c6f color hex could be obtained by blending #a2b8de with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 36
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 56
    CMYK color chart

#515c6f color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#515c6f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #515c6f has RGB values of R:81, G:92, B:111 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 5332079.

Hex triplet 515c6f #515c6f
RGB Decimal 81, 92, 111 rgb(81,92,111)
RGB Percent 31.8, 36.1, 43.5 rgb(31.8%,36.1%,43.5%)
CMYK 27, 17, 0, 56
HSL 218°, 15.6, 37.6 hsl(218,15.6%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 218°, 27, 43.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.814, 0.475, -12.214
XYZ 10.089, 10.551, 16.543
xyY 0.271, 0.284, 10.551
CIE-LCH 38.814, 12.223, 272.228
CIE-LUV 38.814, -6.411, -16.505
Hunter-Lab 32.482, -1.402, -7.458
Binary 01010001, 01011100, 01101111

Color Schemes with #515c6f

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Alternatives to #515c6f

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#515c6f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #515c6f

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.text {color:#515c6f;}
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Shades and Tints of #515c6f

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 #515c6f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606060 is the less saturated color, while #0748b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #515c6f 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
  • #595b5f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f6375 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #626177 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #57666d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a6073 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5c5f74 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55626e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population