#b5517e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5517e is composed of 71% red, 31.8% green and 49.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 55.2% magenta, 30.4% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 333 degrees, a saturation of 40.3% and a lightness of 51.4%. #b5517e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffa2fc with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6666.

    • R 71
    • G 32
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 55
    • Y 30
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b5517e color description : Moderate pink.

#b5517e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5517e has RGB values of R:181, G:81, B:126 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.55, Y:0.3, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11882878.

Hex triplet b5517e #b5517e
RGB Decimal 181, 81, 126 rgb(181,81,126)
RGB Percent 71, 31.8, 49.4 rgb(71%,31.8%,49.4%)
CMYK 0, 55, 30, 29
HSL 333°, 40.3, 51.4 hsl(333,40.3%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 333°, 55.2, 71
Web Safe cc6666 #cc6666
CIE-LAB 48.532, 45.436, -5.568
XYZ 25.765, 17.217, 21.704
xyY 0.398, 0.266, 17.217
CIE-LCH 48.532, 45.776, 353.014
CIE-LUV 48.532, 61.418, -15.465
Hunter-Lab 41.493, 38.223, -1.967
Binary 10110101, 01010001, 01111110

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Alternatives to #b5517e

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#b5517e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5517e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5517e;}
.background {background-color:#b5517e;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5517e;}

Shades and Tints of #b5517e

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, #050203 is the darkest color, while #fbf6f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5517e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #858183 is the less saturated color, while #f80e77 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5517e 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.

  • #747474 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #816d76 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #727996 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #84777d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b66066 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a6a8d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96697d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b55a6f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population