#5b3271 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b3271 is composed of 35.7% red, 19.6% green and 44.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.5% cyan, 55.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.7% black. It has a hue angle of 279 degrees, a saturation of 38.7% and a lightness of 32%. #5b3271 color hex could be obtained by blending #b664e2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #663366.

    • R 36
    • G 20
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 56
    • Y 0
    • K 56
    CMYK color chart

#5b3271 color description : Very dark desaturated violet.

#5b3271 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b3271 has RGB values of R:91, G:50, B:113 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.56, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 5976689.

Hex triplet 5b3271 #5b3271
RGB Decimal 91, 50, 113 rgb(91,50,113)
RGB Percent 35.7, 19.6, 44.3 rgb(35.7%,19.6%,44.3%)
CMYK 19, 56, 0, 56
HSL 279°, 38.7, 32 hsl(279,38.7%,32%)
HSV (or HSB) 279°, 55.8, 44.3
Web Safe 663366 #663366
CIE-LAB 28.637, 30.626, -29.186
XYZ 8.435, 5.698, 16.277
xyY 0.277, 0.187, 5.698
CIE-LCH 28.637, 42.305, 316.379
CIE-LUV 28.637, 14.351, -40.603
Hunter-Lab 23.87, 21.306, -23.722
Binary 01011011, 00110010, 01110001

Color Schemes with #5b3271

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Alternatives to #5b3271

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#5b3271 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b3271

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b3271;}
.background {background-color:#5b3271;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b3271;}

Shades and Tints of #5b3271

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, #030204 is the darkest color, while #f9f6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b3271

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525152 is the less saturated color, while #68069d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b3271 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.

  • #454545 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #49414e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e4b84 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #384d72 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b484d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e427d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #444372 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b405a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population