#517b99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #517b99 is composed of 31.8% red, 48.2% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.1% cyan, 19.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 205 degrees, a saturation of 30.8% and a lightness of 45.9%. #517b99 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2f6ff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 32
    • G 48
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#517b99 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#517b99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #517b99 has RGB values of R:81, G:123, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 5340057.

Hex triplet 517b99 #517b99
RGB Decimal 81, 123, 153 rgb(81,123,153)
RGB Percent 31.8, 48.2, 60 rgb(31.8%,48.2%,60%)
CMYK 47, 20, 0, 40
HSL 205°, 30.8, 45.9 hsl(205,30.8%,45.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 205°, 47.1, 60
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 49.755, -6.063, -20.695
XYZ 16.225, 18.214, 32.796
xyY 0.241, 0.271, 18.214
CIE-LCH 49.755, 21.565, 253.67
CIE-LUV 49.755, -19.728, -29.528
Hunter-Lab 42.678, -6.828, -15.687
Binary 01010001, 01111011, 10011001

Color Schemes with #517b99

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Alternatives to #517b99

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#517b99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #517b99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#517b99;}
.background {background-color:#517b99;}
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Shades and Tints of #517b99

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, #060a0c is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #517b99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c777e is the less saturated color, while #0089ea is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #517b99 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.

  • #727272 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b747a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #757c9a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #747ba0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #54848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #687b9a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #677b9d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #528192 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population