#51a9c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51a9c8 is composed of 31.8% red, 66.3% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 59.5% cyan, 15.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 195.6 degrees, a saturation of 52% and a lightness of 55.1%. #51a9c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #a2ffff with #005391. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 32
    • G 66
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#51a9c8 color description : Moderate blue.

#51a9c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51a9c8 has RGB values of R:81, G:169, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 5351880.

Hex triplet 51a9c8 #51a9c8
RGB Decimal 81, 169, 200 rgb(81,169,200)
RGB Percent 31.8, 66.3, 78.4 rgb(31.8%,66.3%,78.4%)
CMYK 60, 16, 0, 22
HSL 195.6°, 52, 55.1 hsl(195.6,52%,55.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.6°, 59.5, 78.4
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 65.195, -17.269, -23.78
XYZ 28.004, 34.293, 59.784
xyY 0.229, 0.281, 34.293
CIE-LCH 65.195, 29.389, 234.013
CIE-LUV 65.195, -36.14, -34.505
Hunter-Lab 58.561, -17.121, -19.536
Binary 01010001, 10101001, 11001000

Color Schemes with #51a9c8

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Alternatives to #51a9c8

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#51a9c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #51a9c8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#51a9c8;}
.background {background-color:#51a9c8;}
.border {border:1px solid #51a9c8;}

Shades and Tints of #51a9c8

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, #020405 is the darkest color, while #f5fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51a9c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #869093 is the less saturated color, while #1cc2fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51a9c8 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #85979d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ba1c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #99a0cf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52b0bc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #80a4c5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7ea3cc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #51adc0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population