#5b7979 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b7979 is composed of 35.7% red, 47.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 14.2% and a lightness of 41.6%. #5b7979 color hex could be obtained by blending #b6f2f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

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

#5b7979 color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#5b7979 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b7979 has RGB values of R:91, G:121, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 5994873.

Hex triplet 5b7979 #5b7979
RGB Decimal 91, 121, 121 rgb(91,121,121)
RGB Percent 35.7, 47.5, 47.5 rgb(35.7%,47.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 25, 0, 0, 53
HSL 180°, 14.2, 41.6 hsl(180,14.2%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 24.8, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.61, -10.698, -3.519
XYZ 14.602, 17.279, 20.654
xyY 0.278, 0.329, 17.279
CIE-LCH 48.61, 11.262, 198.209
CIE-LUV 48.61, -15.087, -3.261
Hunter-Lab 41.568, -10.04, -0.362
Binary 01011011, 01111001, 01111001

Color Schemes with #5b7979

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Alternatives to #5b7979

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#5b7979 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b7979

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b7979;}
.background {background-color:#5b7979;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b7979;}

Shades and Tints of #5b7979

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, #070909 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b7979

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #637171 is the less saturated color, while #01d3d3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b7979 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c7272 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c7a7c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #827782 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #657e87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #70797b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #73787f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #617c82 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population