#517d79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #517d79 is composed of 31.8% red, 49% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 3.2% yellow and 51% black. It has a hue angle of 174.5 degrees, a saturation of 21.4% and a lightness of 40.4%. #517d79 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2faf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 49
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#517d79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#517d79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #517d79 has RGB values of R:81, G:125, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 5340537.

Hex triplet 517d79 #517d79
RGB Decimal 81, 125, 121 rgb(81,125,121)
RGB Percent 31.8, 49, 47.5 rgb(31.8%,49%,47.5%)
CMYK 35, 0, 3, 51
HSL 174.5°, 21.4, 40.4 hsl(174.5,21.4%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 174.5°, 35.2, 49
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 49.248, -16.074, -2.645
XYZ 14.177, 17.796, 20.776
xyY 0.269, 0.337, 17.796
CIE-LCH 49.248, 16.29, 189.343
CIE-LUV 49.248, -20.951, -1.274
Hunter-Lab 42.186, -13.837, 0.33
Binary 01010001, 01111101, 01111001

Color Schemes with #517d79

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Alternatives to #517d79

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#517d79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #517d79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#517d79;}
.background {background-color:#517d79;}
.border {border:1px solid #517d79;}

Shades and Tints of #517d79

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, #040606 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #517d79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616d6c is the less saturated color, while #02ccba is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #517d79 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #697271 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e7b7b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #847883 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5d818b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d7c7a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #717a7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #588084 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population