#5b5b74 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b5b74 is composed of 35.7% red, 35.7% green and 45.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.6% cyan, 21.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 54.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 12.1% and a lightness of 40.6%. #5b5b74 color hex could be obtained by blending #b6b6e8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 36
    • G 36
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#5b5b74 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#5b5b74 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b5b74 has RGB values of R:91, G:91, B:116 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 5987188.

Hex triplet 5b5b74 #5b5b74
RGB Decimal 91, 91, 116 rgb(91,91,116)
RGB Percent 35.7, 35.7, 45.5 rgb(35.7%,35.7%,45.5%)
CMYK 22, 22, 0, 55
HSL 240°, 12.1, 40.6 hsl(240,12.1%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 21.6, 45.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 39.525, 5.851, -14.131
XYZ 11.207, 10.967, 18.048
xyY 0.279, 0.273, 10.967
CIE-LCH 39.525, 15.295, 292.49
CIE-LUV 39.525, -1.445, -20.001
Hunter-Lab 33.117, 2.453, -9.131
Binary 01011011, 01011011, 01110100

Color Schemes with #5b5b74

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Alternatives to #5b5b74

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#5b5b74 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b5b74

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.text {color:#5b5b74;}
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.border {border:1px solid #5b5b74;}

Shades and Tints of #5b5b74

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, #050506 is the darkest color, while #fafafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b5b74

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #63636c is the less saturated color, while #0303cc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b5b74 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.

  • #5e5e5e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d5d62 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f647b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #63637b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60666d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d6179 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #606078 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e626f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population