#5e5959 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5e5959 is composed of 36.9% red, 34.9% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 5.3% magenta, 5.3% yellow and 63.1% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 2.7% and a lightness of 35.9%. #5e5959 color hex could be obtained by blending #bcb2b2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 37
    • G 35
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 5
    • Y 5
    • K 63
    CMYK color chart

#5e5959 color description : Very dark grayish red.

#5e5959 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5e5959 has RGB values of R:94, G:89, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.05, Y:0.05, K:0.63. Its decimal value is 6183257.

Hex triplet 5e5959 #5e5959
RGB Decimal 94, 89, 89 rgb(94,89,89)
RGB Percent 36.9, 34.9, 34.9 rgb(36.9%,34.9%,34.9%)
CMYK 0, 5, 5, 63
HSL 0°, 2.7, 35.9 hsl(0,2.7%,35.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 5.3, 36.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.28, 2.009, 0.716
XYZ 9.991, 10.246, 10.902
xyY 0.321, 0.329, 10.246
CIE-LCH 38.28, 2.133, 19.605
CIE-LUV 38.28, 2.82, 0.604
Hunter-Lab 32.009, -0.299, 2.213
Binary 01011110, 01011001, 01011001

Color Schemes with #5e5959

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Alternatives to #5e5959

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#5e5959 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5e5959

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5e5959;}
.background {background-color:#5e5959;}
.border {border:1px solid #5e5959;}

Shades and Tints of #5e5959

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f9f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5e5959

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e5959 is the less saturated color, while #b20505 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5e5959 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5b5a5a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #646261 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6b5f62 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #676067 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #625e5e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #665d5e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #635d62 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population