#5b979e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5b979e is composed of 35.7% red, 59.2% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.4% cyan, 4.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 186.3 degrees, a saturation of 26.9% and a lightness of 48.8%. #5b979e color hex could be obtained by blending #b6ffff with #002f3d. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 36
    • G 59
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#5b979e color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#5b979e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5b979e has RGB values of R:91, G:151, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 6002590.

Hex triplet 5b979e #5b979e
RGB Decimal 91, 151, 158 rgb(91,151,158)
RGB Percent 35.7, 59.2, 62 rgb(35.7%,59.2%,62%)
CMYK 42, 4, 0, 38
HSL 186.3°, 26.9, 48.8 hsl(186.3,26.9%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.3°, 42.4, 62
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 58.812, -17.573, -9.806
XYZ 21.551, 26.825, 36.388
xyY 0.254, 0.316, 26.825
CIE-LCH 58.812, 20.123, 209.161
CIE-LUV 58.812, -27.626, -11.819
Hunter-Lab 51.793, -16.363, -5.401
Binary 01011011, 10010111, 10011110

Color Schemes with #5b979e

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Alternatives to #5b979e

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#5b979e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5b979e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5b979e;}
.background {background-color:#5b979e;}
.border {border:1px solid #5b979e;}

Shades and Tints of #5b979e

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, #050809 is the darkest color, while #fbfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5b979e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788081 is the less saturated color, while #05dbf4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5b979e 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.

  • #868686 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d898b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92929d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #978fa7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #649ba7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e949d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8192a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #619aa3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population