#51a8f0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51a8f0 is composed of 31.8% red, 65.9% green and 94.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 30% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.9% black. It has a hue angle of 207.2 degrees, a saturation of 84.1% and a lightness of 62.9%. #51a8f0 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2ffff with #0051e1. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 32
    • G 66
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

#51a8f0 color description : Soft blue.

#51a8f0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51a8f0 has RGB values of R:81, G:168, B:240 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 5351664.

Hex triplet 51a8f0 #51a8f0
RGB Decimal 81, 168, 240 rgb(81,168,240)
RGB Percent 31.8, 65.9, 94.1 rgb(31.8%,65.9%,94.1%)
CMYK 66, 30, 0, 6
HSL 207.2°, 84.1, 62.9 hsl(207.2,84.1%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.2°, 66.3, 94.1
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 66.553, -3.984, -43.712
XYZ 33.12, 36.043, 87.645
xyY 0.211, 0.23, 36.043
CIE-LCH 66.553, 43.894, 264.793
CIE-LUV 66.553, -34.178, -69.766
Hunter-Lab 60.036, -6.59, -44.53
Binary 01010001, 10101000, 11110000

Color Schemes with #51a8f0

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Alternatives to #51a8f0

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#51a8f0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #51a8f0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#51a8f0;}
.background {background-color:#51a8f0;}
.border {border:1px solid #51a8f0;}

Shades and Tints of #51a8f0

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, #010407 is the darkest color, while #f4f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51a8f0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa1a7 is the less saturated color, while #42a9ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51a8f0 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #889aa8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8da4ea Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7ea6f3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #33b5c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #77a5ec Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6ea6f2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3eb0d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population