#5b555e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b555e is composed of 35.7% red, 33.3% green and 36.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.2% cyan, 9.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 63.1% black. It has a hue angle of 280 degrees, a saturation of 5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #5b555e color hex could be obtained by blending #b6aabc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 36
    • G 33
    • B 37
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    • C 3
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 63
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#5b555e color description : Very dark grayish violet.

#5b555e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b555e has RGB values of R:91, G:85, B:94 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.63. Its decimal value is 5985630.

Hex triplet 5b555e #5b555e
RGB Decimal 91, 85, 94 rgb(91,85,94)
RGB Percent 35.7, 33.3, 36.9 rgb(35.7%,33.3%,36.9%)
CMYK 3, 10, 0, 63
HSL 280°, 5, 35.1 hsl(280,5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 280°, 9.6, 36.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 36.984, 4.335, -4.333
XYZ 9.583, 9.529, 11.924
xyY 0.309, 0.307, 9.529
CIE-LCH 36.984, 6.129, 315.008
CIE-LUV 36.984, 2.757, -6.181
Hunter-Lab 30.87, 1.39, -1.292
Binary 01011011, 01010101, 01011110

Color Schemes with #5b555e

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Alternatives to #5b555e

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#5b555e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b555e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b555e;}
.background {background-color:#5b555e;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b555e;}

Shades and Tints of #5b555e

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 #f7f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b555e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b555e is the less saturated color, while #7702b1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b555e 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #595759 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f5f67 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #655d66 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #635e64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d5b63 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #615a63 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #605a62 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population