#517e9a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #517e9a is composed of 31.8% red, 49.4% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.4% cyan, 18.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 203 degrees, a saturation of 31.1% and a lightness of 46.1%. #517e9a color hex could be obtained by blending #a2fcff with #000035. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 32
    • G 49
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 40
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#517e9a color description : Dark moderate blue.

#517e9a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #517e9a has RGB values of R:81, G:126, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 5340826.

Hex triplet 517e9a #517e9a
RGB Decimal 81, 126, 154 rgb(81,126,154)
RGB Percent 31.8, 49.4, 60.4 rgb(31.8%,49.4%,60.4%)
CMYK 47, 18, 0, 40
HSL 203°, 31.1, 46.1 hsl(203,31.1%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 203°, 47.4, 60.4
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 50.691, -7.496, -19.844
XYZ 16.686, 19.003, 33.359
xyY 0.242, 0.275, 19.003
CIE-LCH 50.691, 21.212, 249.305
CIE-LUV 50.691, -20.914, -28.132
Hunter-Lab 43.593, -7.965, -14.856
Binary 01010001, 01111110, 10011010

Color Schemes with #517e9a

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Alternatives to #517e9a

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#517e9a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #517e9a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#517e9a;}
.background {background-color:#517e9a;}
.border {border:1px solid #517e9a;}

Shades and Tints of #517e9a

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, #070a0d is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #517e9a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757676 is the less saturated color, while #098fe2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #517e9a 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.

  • #747474 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d767c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #787e9b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #787da1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #548791 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a7e9a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #697d9f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #538394 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population