#5b5575 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b5575 is composed of 35.7% red, 33.3% green and 45.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.2% cyan, 27.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 54.1% black. It has a hue angle of 251.3 degrees, a saturation of 15.8% and a lightness of 39.6%. #5b5575 color hex could be obtained by blending #b6aaea with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 36
    • G 33
    • B 46
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 54
    CMYK color chart

#5b5575 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#5b5575 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b5575 has RGB values of R:91, G:85, B:117 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.54. Its decimal value is 5985653.

Hex triplet 5b5575 #5b5575
RGB Decimal 91, 85, 117 rgb(91,85,117)
RGB Percent 35.7, 33.3, 45.9 rgb(35.7%,33.3%,45.9%)
CMYK 22, 27, 0, 54
HSL 251.3°, 15.8, 39.6 hsl(251.3,15.8%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 251.3°, 27.4, 45.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 37.852, 9.854, -17.307
XYZ 10.773, 10.005, 18.192
xyY 0.276, 0.257, 10.005
CIE-LCH 37.852, 19.916, 299.657
CIE-LUV 37.852, 1.078, -24.773
Hunter-Lab 31.631, 5.44, -11.958
Binary 01011011, 01010101, 01110101

Color Schemes with #5b5575

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Alternatives to #5b5575

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#5b5575 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b5575

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b5575;}
.background {background-color:#5b5575;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b5575;}

Shades and Tints of #5b5575

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, #030203 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b5575

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656565 is the less saturated color, while #2a07c3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b5575 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a595f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #59607e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5c607b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f6168 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #595c7a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5b5c79 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5d5d6d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population