#515e59 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #515e59 is composed of 31.8% red, 36.9% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.3% yellow and 63.1% black. It has a hue angle of 156.9 degrees, a saturation of 7.4% and a lightness of 34.3%. #515e59 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2bcb2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 37
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 63
    CMYK color chart

#515e59 color description : Very dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#515e59 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #515e59 has RGB values of R:81, G:94, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.63. Its decimal value is 5332569.

Hex triplet 515e59 #515e59
RGB Decimal 81, 94, 89 rgb(81,94,89)
RGB Percent 31.8, 36.9, 34.9 rgb(31.8%,36.9%,34.9%)
CMYK 14, 0, 5, 63
HSL 156.9°, 7.4, 34.3 hsl(156.9,7.4%,34.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 156.9°, 13.8, 36.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.683, -6.141, 1.167
XYZ 9.199, 10.476, 10.988
xyY 0.3, 0.342, 10.476
CIE-LCH 38.683, 6.251, 169.239
CIE-LUV 38.683, -6.647, 2.379
Hunter-Lab 32.366, -5.91, 2.528
Binary 01010001, 01011110, 01011001

Color Schemes with #515e59

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Alternatives to #515e59

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#515e59 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #515e59

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CSS codes
.text {color:#515e59;}
.background {background-color:#515e59;}
.border {border:1px solid #515e59;}

Shades and Tints of #515e59

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, #080a09 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #515e59

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #515e59 is the less saturated color, while #00af6c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #515e59 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #585b5a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #666360 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6c6063 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5c646c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e615d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #625f5f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #586265 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population