#516b79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #516b79 is composed of 31.8% red, 42% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.1% cyan, 11.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 201 degrees, a saturation of 19.8% and a lightness of 39.6%. #516b79 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2d6f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#516b79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#516b79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #516b79 has RGB values of R:81, G:107, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 5335929.

Hex triplet 516b79 #516b79
RGB Decimal 81, 107, 121 rgb(81,107,121)
RGB Percent 31.8, 42, 47.5 rgb(31.8%,42%,47.5%)
CMYK 33, 12, 0, 53
HSL 201°, 19.8, 39.6 hsl(201,19.8%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 201°, 33.1, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 43.719, -5.872, -10.885
XYZ 12.101, 13.645, 20.084
xyY 0.264, 0.298, 13.645
CIE-LCH 43.719, 12.368, 241.652
CIE-LUV 43.719, -13.132, -14.234
Hunter-Lab 36.939, -6.165, -6.38
Binary 01010001, 01101011, 01111001

Color Schemes with #516b79

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Alternatives to #516b79

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#516b79 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #516b79

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 #f7f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #516b79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616669 is the less saturated color, while #0382c7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #516b79 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #616669 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6e7d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f6c82 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #58737b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #626d7b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #646c7e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56707a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population