#5b4972 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b4972 is composed of 35.7% red, 28.6% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.2% cyan, 36% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.3% black. It has a hue angle of 266.3 degrees, a saturation of 21.9% and a lightness of 36.7%. #5b4972 color hex could be obtained by blending #b692e4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #663366.

    • R 36
    • G 29
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#5b4972 color description : Very dark desaturated violet.

#5b4972 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b4972 has RGB values of R:91, G:73, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 5982578.

Hex triplet 5b4972 #5b4972
RGB Decimal 91, 73, 114 rgb(91,73,114)
RGB Percent 35.7, 28.6, 44.7 rgb(35.7%,28.6%,44.7%)
CMYK 20, 36, 0, 55
HSL 266.3°, 21.9, 36.7 hsl(266.3,21.9%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 266.3°, 36, 44.7
Web Safe 663366 #663366
CIE-LAB 34.405, 16.667, -20.768
XYZ 9.734, 8.204, 16.989
xyY 0.279, 0.235, 8.204
CIE-LCH 34.405, 26.629, 308.749
CIE-LUV 34.405, 6.276, -29.757
Hunter-Lab 28.643, 10.534, -15.117
Binary 01011011, 01001001, 01110010

Color Schemes with #5b4972

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Alternatives to #5b4972

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#5b4972 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b4972

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b4972;}
.background {background-color:#5b4972;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b4972;}

Shades and Tints of #5b4972

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, #050406 is the darkest color, while #faf9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b4972

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5764 is the less saturated color, while #5201ba is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b4972 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #555159 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d587d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #505877 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e585e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #525379 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #545375 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5c5265 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population