#5b4e72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b4e72 is composed of 35.7% red, 30.6% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.2% cyan, 31.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.3% black. It has a hue angle of 261.7 degrees, a saturation of 18.8% and a lightness of 37.6%. #5b4e72 color hex could be obtained by blending #b69ce4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 36
    • G 31
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#5b4e72 color description : Very dark grayish violet.

#5b4e72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b4e72 has RGB values of R:91, G:78, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 5983858.

Hex triplet 5b4e72 #5b4e72
RGB Decimal 91, 78, 114 rgb(91,78,114)
RGB Percent 35.7, 30.6, 44.7 rgb(35.7%,30.6%,44.7%)
CMYK 20, 32, 0, 55
HSL 261.7°, 18.8, 37.6 hsl(261.7,18.8%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 261.7°, 31.6, 44.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 35.767, 13.5, -18.658
XYZ 10.076, 8.888, 17.103
xyY 0.279, 0.246, 8.888
CIE-LCH 35.767, 23.03, 305.887
CIE-LUV 35.767, 4.256, -26.738
Hunter-Lab 29.813, 8.155, -13.146
Binary 01011011, 01001110, 01110010

Color Schemes with #5b4e72

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Alternatives to #5b4e72

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#5b4e72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b4e72

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.text {color:#5b4e72;}
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.border {border:1px solid #5b4e72;}

Shades and Tints of #5b4e72

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, #070609 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b4e72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f5d63 is the less saturated color, while #4604bc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b4e72 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #57545c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #525b7c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #565b77 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e5b62 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #555678 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #575675 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5d5668 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population