#5b5b79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b5b79 is composed of 35.7% red, 35.7% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.8% cyan, 24.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 14.2% and a lightness of 41.6%. #5b5b79 color hex could be obtained by blending #b6b6f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 36
    • G 36
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#5b5b79 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#5b5b79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b5b79 has RGB values of R:91, G:91, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 5987193.

Hex triplet 5b5b79 #5b5b79
RGB Decimal 91, 91, 121 rgb(91,91,121)
RGB Percent 35.7, 35.7, 47.5 rgb(35.7%,35.7%,47.5%)
CMYK 25, 25, 0, 53
HSL 240°, 14.2, 41.6 hsl(240,14.2%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 24.8, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 39.726, 7.144, -16.889
XYZ 11.506, 11.087, 19.622
xyY 0.273, 0.263, 11.087
CIE-LCH 39.726, 18.338, 292.928
CIE-LUV 39.726, -1.744, -24.138
Hunter-Lab 33.297, 3.413, -11.632
Binary 01011011, 01011011, 01111001

Color Schemes with #5b5b79

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Alternatives to #5b5b79

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#5b5b79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b5b79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b5b79;}
.background {background-color:#5b5b79;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b5b79;}

Shades and Tints of #5b5b79

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, #070709 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b5b79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636371 is the less saturated color, while #0101d3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b5b79 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
  • #5d5d63 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e6480 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #61647f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f666e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d617e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e607d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5d6272 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population