#5b5561 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b5561 is composed of 35.7% red, 33.3% green and 38% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.2% cyan, 12.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 62% black. It has a hue angle of 270 degrees, a saturation of 6.6% and a lightness of 35.7%. #5b5561 color hex could be obtained by blending #b6aac2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 36
    • G 33
    • B 38
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 62
    CMYK color chart

#5b5561 color description : Very dark grayish violet.

#5b5561 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b5561 has RGB values of R:91, G:85, B:97 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.62. Its decimal value is 5985633.

Hex triplet 5b5561 #5b5561
RGB Decimal 91, 85, 97 rgb(91,85,97)
RGB Percent 35.7, 33.3, 38 rgb(35.7%,33.3%,38%)
CMYK 6, 12, 0, 62
HSL 270°, 6.6, 35.7 hsl(270,6.6%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 270°, 12.4, 38
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 37.086, 5.003, -6.054
XYZ 9.72, 9.584, 12.646
xyY 0.304, 0.3, 9.584
CIE-LCH 37.086, 7.854, 309.567
CIE-LUV 37.086, 2.543, -8.544
Hunter-Lab 30.958, 1.867, -2.549
Binary 01011011, 01010101, 01100001

Color Schemes with #5b5561

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Alternatives to #5b5561

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#5b5561 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b5561

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#5b5561 background color

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#5b5561 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b5561;}
.background {background-color:#5b5561;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b5561;}

Shades and Tints of #5b5561

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b5561

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b5561 is the less saturated color, while #5b01b5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b5561 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
  • #59575a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e5f6a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #645d69 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #625e65 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d5b66 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #605a66 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5f5b63 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population