#5e51a5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5e51a5 is composed of 36.9% red, 31.8% green and 64.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43% cyan, 50.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.3% black. It has a hue angle of 249.3 degrees, a saturation of 34.1% and a lightness of 48.2%. #5e51a5 color hex could be obtained by blending #bca2ff with #00004b. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 37
    • G 32
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 43
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#5e51a5 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#5e51a5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5e51a5 has RGB values of R:94, G:81, B:165 and CMYK values of C:0.43, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 6181285.

Hex triplet 5e51a5 #5e51a5
RGB Decimal 94, 81, 165 rgb(94,81,165)
RGB Percent 36.9, 31.8, 64.7 rgb(36.9%,31.8%,64.7%)
CMYK 43, 51, 0, 35
HSL 249.3°, 34.1, 48.2 hsl(249.3,34.1%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 249.3°, 50.9, 64.7
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 39.548, 26.801, -43.74
XYZ 14.349, 10.981, 36.959
xyY 0.23, 0.176, 10.981
CIE-LCH 39.548, 51.298, 301.497
CIE-LUV 39.548, 0.06, -65.54
Hunter-Lab 33.137, 19.302, -42.931
Binary 01011110, 01010001, 10100101

Color Schemes with #5e51a5

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Alternatives to #5e51a5

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#5e51a5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5e51a5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5e51a5;}
.background {background-color:#5e51a5;}
.border {border:1px solid #5e51a5;}

Shades and Tints of #5e51a5

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, #040307 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5e51a5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #78777f is the less saturated color, while #2a05f1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5e51a5 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
  • #5e5b6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3863b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3166a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #546870 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #465cac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #415ea4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #576083 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population