#5e979b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5e979b is composed of 36.9% red, 59.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 39.4% cyan, 2.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 183.9 degrees, a saturation of 24.5% and a lightness of 48.8%. #5e979b color hex could be obtained by blending #bcffff with #002f37. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 37
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 39
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#5e979b color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#5e979b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5e979b has RGB values of R:94, G:151, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.39, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 6199195.

Hex triplet 5e979b #5e979b
RGB Decimal 94, 151, 155 rgb(94,151,155)
RGB Percent 36.9, 59.2, 60.8 rgb(36.9%,59.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 39, 3, 0, 39
HSL 183.9°, 24.5, 48.8 hsl(183.9,24.5%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.9°, 39.4, 60.8
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 58.862, -17.567, -8.009
XYZ 21.598, 26.878, 35.059
xyY 0.259, 0.322, 26.878
CIE-LCH 58.862, 19.307, 204.507
CIE-LUV 58.862, -26.647, -9.081
Hunter-Lab 51.844, -16.367, -3.802
Binary 01011110, 10010111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #5e979b

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#5e979b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5e979b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5e979b;}
.background {background-color:#5e979b;}
.border {border:1px solid #5e979b;}

Shades and Tints of #5e979b

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, #050808 is the darkest color, while #fbfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5e979b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7e7e is the less saturated color, while #08e2f1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5e979b 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
  • #7e898a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #93929a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #988fa4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #689ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #80949a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8392a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6499a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population