#505150 Color Information

#505150 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #505150, and its official name is Space Black. In RGB, it consists of 31.4% Red, 31.8% Green, and 31.4% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 1.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 1.2% Yellow, and 68.2% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 120.0°, with saturation of 0.6% and lightness of 31.6%. The decimal value for #505150 is 5263696, and its nearest "web safe" color is #666666. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #505150 is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#505150 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorSpace Black Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color80, 81, 80 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color31.4%, 31.8%, 31.4% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.686, 0.682, 0.686 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.012, 0, 0.012, 0.682 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color120.0°, 0.6%, 31.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color120.0°, 1.2%, 31.8% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color7.699, 8.169, 8.761 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color80, 81, 81 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code5263696 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color34.333, -0.618, 0.440 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)34.333, 0.759, 144.533 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color34.333, -0.489, 0.628 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color28.582, -1.940, 1.835 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.313, 0.332, 8.169 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4283453776 / 0xff505150 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#666666 Copy
Last Updated: June 22, 2024

Shades of #505150

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #505150, its pure hue is 120.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 0.6%, and its lightness is 31.6%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #505150, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0a0a to #464746.

Tints of #505150

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #505150, its pure hue is 120.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 0.6%, and its lightness is 31.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #505150, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #666766 to #e9e9e9.

Tones of #505150

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #505150, its pure hue is 120.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 0.6%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #505150, which range from #515151 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00a100 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #505150

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #505150! For #505150, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 4 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 3 unique colors including our original color, #505150. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #505150

This color, #505150, consists of 31.4% Red, 31.8% Green, and 31.4% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 80, Green = 81, Blue = 80. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #505150 is 1.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 1.2% Yellow, and 68.2% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R31.4%
C1.2%
G31.8%
M0.0%
B31.4%
Y1.2%
K68.2%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 80 81 80
Octal 120 121 120
Hexa #50 #51 #50
Binary 01010000 01010001 01010000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 1 0 1 68
Octal 1 0 1 104
Hexa #01 #00 #01 #44
Binary 00000001 00000000 00000001 01000100

Analogous Colors of #505150

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #505150 — which has hue 120.0° — its analogous colors are located at 90.0° and 150.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #505150.

Triadic Colors of #505150

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #505150 — which has hue 120.0° — its triadic colors are located at 0.0° and 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #505150.

Complementary Color of #505150

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #505150 — which has hue 120.0° — its complementary color is located at 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #505150.

Split Complementary Colors of #505150

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #505150 — which has hue 120.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 120.0° and 330.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #505150.

Tetradic Colors of #505150

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #505150 — which has hue 120.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 30.0°, 120.0°, 210.0°, and 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #505150.

Monochromatic Colors of #505150

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #505150, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #282828 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #787a78 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #505150

We want to make getting started with #505150 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #505150 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #505150 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #505150 with other HTML elements.

#505150 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #505150.
<span style="color: #505150;">The color of this text is #505150.</span>

#505150 Background Color

The background color for this text is #505150.
<div style="background-color: #505150; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #505150.</div>

#505150 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #505150.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #505150;">This color for the shadow of this text is #505150.</span>

#505150 Border Color

This is a div with border color #505150.
<div style="border: #505150 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #505150.</div>

#505150 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #505150 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #505150; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #505150 on a white background.</div></div>

#505150 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #505150 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #505150; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #505150 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #505150 to White

This is a gradient from #505150 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#505150,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#505150,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#505150,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#505150,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #505150 to white.</div>

Gradient from #505150 to Black

This is a gradient from #505150 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#505150,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#505150,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#505150,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#505150,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #505150 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #505150

In addition to using #505150 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #505150 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #505150, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 80, Green = 81, Blue = 80). If you need details about the color coordinates of #505150 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #505150
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(80, 81, 80)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #505150; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #505150; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #505150; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(80, 81, 80);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#505150")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:80, green:81, blue:80, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:80 green:81 blue:80 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(80f, 81f, 80f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(80, 81, 80);
 

#505150 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #505150 the same way. For those with color blindness, #505150 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #505150 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #505150 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #505150 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #505150 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #505150 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 8.0:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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