#517a79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #517a79 is composed of 31.8% red, 47.8% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.8% yellow and 52.2% black. It has a hue angle of 178.5 degrees, a saturation of 20.2% and a lightness of 39.8%. #517a79 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2f4f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 48
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#517a79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#517a79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #517a79 has RGB values of R:81, G:122, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 5339769.

Hex triplet 517a79 #517a79
RGB Decimal 81, 122, 121 rgb(81,122,121)
RGB Percent 31.8, 47.8, 47.5 rgb(31.8%,47.8%,47.5%)
CMYK 34, 0, 1, 52
HSL 178.5°, 20.2, 39.8 hsl(178.5,20.2%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 178.5°, 33.6, 47.8
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.321, -14.43, -4.013
XYZ 13.803, 17.048, 20.651
xyY 0.268, 0.331, 17.048
CIE-LCH 48.321, 14.977, 195.541
CIE-LUV 48.321, -19.647, -3.431
Hunter-Lab 41.29, -12.584, -0.752
Binary 01010001, 01111010, 01111001

Color Schemes with #517a79

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Alternatives to #517a79

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#517a79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #517a79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#517a79;}
.background {background-color:#517a79;}
.border {border:1px solid #517a79;}

Shades and Tints of #517a79

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, #030404 is the darkest color, while #f7fafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #517a79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616a6a is the less saturated color, while #03c8c3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #517a79 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.

  • #6e6e6e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #687070 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b797b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #807683 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5c7f88 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b797a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f777f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #587d83 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population