#5b516e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b516e is composed of 35.7% red, 31.8% green and 43.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.3% cyan, 26.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 260.7 degrees, a saturation of 15.2% and a lightness of 37.5%. #5b516e color hex could be obtained by blending #b6a2dc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 36
    • G 32
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#5b516e color description : Very dark grayish violet.

#5b516e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b516e has RGB values of R:91, G:81, B:110 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5984622.

Hex triplet 5b516e #5b516e
RGB Decimal 91, 81, 110 rgb(91,81,110)
RGB Percent 35.7, 31.8, 43.1 rgb(35.7%,31.8%,43.1%)
CMYK 17, 26, 0, 57
HSL 260.7°, 15.2, 37.5 hsl(260.7,15.2%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 260.7°, 26.4, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 36.433, 10.596, -15.145
XYZ 10.071, 9.235, 16.003
xyY 0.285, 0.262, 9.235
CIE-LCH 36.433, 18.484, 304.978
CIE-LUV 36.433, 3.343, -21.591
Hunter-Lab 30.389, 5.974, -9.95
Binary 01011011, 01010001, 01101110

Color Schemes with #5b516e

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Alternatives to #5b516e

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#5b516e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b516e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b516e;}
.background {background-color:#5b516e;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b516e;}

Shades and Tints of #5b516e

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, #070608 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b516e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5867 is the less saturated color, while #4200bf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b516e 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #58565c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #575d77 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5b5c74 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f5d64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #585874 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5b5872 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e5867 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population