#5a5959 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5a5959 is composed of 35.3% red, 34.9% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1.1% magenta, 1.1% yellow and 64.7% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 0.6% and a lightness of 35.1%. #5a5959 color hex could be obtained by blending #b4b2b2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 35
    • G 35
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 1
    • K 65
    CMYK color chart

#5a5959 color description : Very dark grayish red.

#5a5959 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5a5959 has RGB values of R:90, G:89, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0.01, K:0.65. Its decimal value is 5921113.

Hex triplet 5a5959 #5a5959
RGB Decimal 90, 89, 89 rgb(90,89,89)
RGB Percent 35.3, 34.9, 34.9 rgb(35.3%,34.9%,34.9%)
CMYK 0, 1, 1, 65
HSL 0°, 0.6, 35.1 hsl(0,0.6%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 1.1, 35.3
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 37.914, 0.399, 0.137
XYZ 9.592, 10.04, 10.883
xyY 0.314, 0.329, 10.04
CIE-LCH 37.914, 0.422, 18.969
CIE-LUV 37.914, 0.552, 0.115
Hunter-Lab 31.685, -1.415, 1.815
Binary 01011010, 01011001, 01011001

Color Schemes with #5a5959

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Alternatives to #5a5959

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#5a5959 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5a5959

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5a5959;}
.background {background-color:#5a5959;}
.border {border:1px solid #5a5959;}

Shades and Tints of #5a5959

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5a5959

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5a5959 is the less saturated color, while #ad0606 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5a5959 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #595959 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #636161 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6a5e62 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #636067 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #605e5e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #645c5f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #605d62 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population