#5b5959 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b5959 is composed of 35.7% red, 34.9% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2.2% magenta, 2.2% yellow and 64.3% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 1.1% and a lightness of 35.3%. #5b5959 color hex could be obtained by blending #b6b2b2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 36
    • G 35
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 2
    • K 64
    CMYK color chart

#5b5959 color description : Very dark grayish red.

#5b5959 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b5959 has RGB values of R:91, G:89, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0.02, K:0.64. Its decimal value is 5986649.

Hex triplet 5b5959 #5b5959
RGB Decimal 91, 89, 89 rgb(91,89,89)
RGB Percent 35.7, 34.9, 34.9 rgb(35.7%,34.9%,34.9%)
CMYK 0, 2, 2, 64
HSL 0°, 1.1, 35.3 hsl(0,1.1%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 2.2, 35.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.004, 0.8, 0.28
XYZ 9.69, 10.09, 10.888
xyY 0.316, 0.329, 10.09
CIE-LCH 38.004, 0.847, 19.278
CIE-LUV 38.004, 1.111, 0.235
Hunter-Lab 31.765, -1.139, 1.913
Binary 01011011, 01011001, 01011001

Color Schemes with #5b5959

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Alternatives to #5b5959

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#5b5959 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b5959

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b5959;}
.background {background-color:#5b5959;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b5959;}

Shades and Tints of #5b5959

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b5959

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b5959 is the less saturated color, while #ae0606 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b5959 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
  • #5a5a5a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #636161 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6a5f62 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #646067 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #605e5e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #655c5f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #615d62 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population