#517b8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #517b8f is composed of 31.8% red, 48.2% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43.4% cyan, 14% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 199.4 degrees, a saturation of 27.7% and a lightness of 43.9%. #517b8f color hex could be obtained by blending #a2f6ff with #00001f. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 32
    • G 48
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 43
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#517b8f color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#517b8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #517b8f has RGB values of R:81, G:123, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.43, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 5340047.

Hex triplet 517b8f #517b8f
RGB Decimal 81, 123, 143 rgb(81,123,143)
RGB Percent 31.8, 48.2, 56.1 rgb(31.8%,48.2%,56.1%)
CMYK 43, 14, 0, 44
HSL 199.4°, 27.7, 43.9 hsl(199.4,27.7%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.4°, 43.4, 56.1
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 49.372, -8.998, -15.415
XYZ 15.433, 17.898, 28.626
xyY 0.249, 0.289, 17.898
CIE-LCH 49.372, 17.849, 239.727
CIE-LUV 49.372, -19.83, -21.004
Hunter-Lab 42.306, -8.918, -10.505
Binary 01010001, 01111011, 10001111

Color Schemes with #517b8f

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Alternatives to #517b8f

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#517b8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #517b8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#517b8f;}
.background {background-color:#517b8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #517b8f;}

Shades and Tints of #517b8f

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, #030505 is the darkest color, while #f8fafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #517b8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b7275 is the less saturated color, while #0397dd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #517b8f 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b7377 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #777b90 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #797a97 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #57838c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #697b90 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a7a94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54808d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population