#51a8b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51a8b5 is composed of 31.8% red, 65.9% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 55.2% cyan, 7.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 187.8 degrees, a saturation of 40.3% and a lightness of 51.4%. #51a8b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2ffff with #00516b. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 32
    • G 66
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#51a8b5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#51a8b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51a8b5 has RGB values of R:81, G:168, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 5351605.

Hex triplet 51a8b5 #51a8b5
RGB Decimal 81, 168, 181 rgb(81,168,181)
RGB Percent 31.8, 65.9, 71 rgb(31.8%,65.9%,71%)
CMYK 55, 7, 0, 29
HSL 187.8°, 40.3, 51.4 hsl(187.8,40.3%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.8°, 55.2, 71
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 64.233, -22.366, -14.665
XYZ 25.734, 33.089, 48.744
xyY 0.239, 0.308, 33.089
CIE-LCH 64.233, 26.745, 213.252
CIE-LUV 64.233, -36.584, -18.978
Hunter-Lab 57.523, -20.809, -9.975
Binary 01010001, 10101000, 10110101

Color Schemes with #51a8b5

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Alternatives to #51a8b5

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#51a8b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #51a8b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#51a8b5;}
.background {background-color:#51a8b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #51a8b5;}

Shades and Tints of #51a8b5

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, #020505 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51a8b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818585 is the less saturated color, while #0ed9f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51a8b5 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #839497 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9fb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a09dbe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5aacb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #82a2b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83a1ba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56aab7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population