#5f7979 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5f7979 is composed of 37.3% red, 47.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 12% and a lightness of 42.4%. #5f7979 color hex could be obtained by blending #bef2f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 37
    • G 47
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#5f7979 color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#5f7979 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5f7979 has RGB values of R:95, G:121, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 6257017.

Hex triplet 5f7979 #5f7979
RGB Decimal 95, 121, 121 rgb(95,121,121)
RGB Percent 37.3, 47.5, 47.5 rgb(37.3%,47.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 21, 0, 0, 53
HSL 180°, 12, 42.4 hsl(180,12%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 21.5, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.869, -9.363, -3.108
XYZ 15.007, 17.488, 20.673
xyY 0.282, 0.329, 17.488
CIE-LCH 48.869, 9.865, 198.362
CIE-LUV 48.869, -13.305, -2.877
Hunter-Lab 41.818, -9.125, -0.037
Binary 01011111, 01111001, 01111001

Color Schemes with #5f7979

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Alternatives to #5f7979

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#5f7979 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5f7979

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5f7979;}
.background {background-color:#5f7979;}
.border {border:1px solid #5f7979;}

Shades and Tints of #5f7979

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f4f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5f7979

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #677171 is the less saturated color, while #04d4d4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5f7979 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d7373 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c7a7d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #837882 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #697e87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #717a7b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #76787f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #657c82 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population