#535f62 Color Information

#535f62 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 #535f62, and its official name is Limousine Grey Blue. In RGB, it consists of 32.5% Red, 37.3% Green, and 38.4% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 15.3% Cyan, 3.1% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 61.6% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 192.0°, with saturation of 8.3% and lightness of 35.5%. The decimal value for #535f62 is 5463906, and its nearest "web safe" color is #666666. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #535f62 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#535f62 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorLimousine Grey Blue Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color83, 95, 98 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color32.5%, 37.3%, 38.4% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.675, 0.627, 0.616 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.153, 0.031, 0, 0.616 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color192.0°, 8.3%, 35.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color192.0°, 15.3%, 38.4% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color9.864, 10.905, 13.140 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color83, 90, 98 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code5463906 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color39.421, -3.913, -3.283 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)39.421, 5.108, 219.993 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color39.421, -6.396, -3.718 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color33.023, -4.472, -0.476 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.291, 0.322, 10.905 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4283653986 / 0xff535f62 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#666666 Copy
Last Updated: June 22, 2024

Shades of #535f62

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #535f62, its pure hue is 192.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 8.3%, and its lightness is 35.5%. 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 #535f62, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0c0c to #495356.

Tints of #535f62

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #535f62, its pure hue is 192.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 8.3%, and its lightness is 35.5%. 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 #535f62, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #697376 to #eaebeb.

Tones of #535f62

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #535f62, its pure hue is 192.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 8.3%, 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 #535f62, which range from #5b5b5b (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #0091b5 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #535f62

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #535f62! For #535f62, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #535f62. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #535f62

This color, #535f62, consists of 32.5% Red, 37.3% Green, and 38.4% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 83, Green = 95, Blue = 98. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #535f62 is 15.3% Cyan, 3.1% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 61.6% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R32.5%
C15.3%
G37.3%
M3.1%
B38.4%
Y0.0%
K61.6%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 83 95 98
Octal 123 137 142
Hexa #53 #5f #62
Binary 01010011 01011111 01100010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 15 3 0 61
Octal 17 3 0 75
Hexa #0f #03 #00 #3d
Binary 00001111 00000011 00000000 00111101

Analogous Colors of #535f62

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #535f62 — which has hue 192.0° — its analogous colors are located at 162.0° and 222.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #535f62.

Triadic Colors of #535f62

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 #535f62 — which has hue 192.0° — its triadic colors are located at 72.0° and 312.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #535f62.

Complementary Color of #535f62

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #535f62 — which has hue 192.0° — its complementary color is located at 12.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #535f62.

Split Complementary Colors of #535f62

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 #535f62 — which has hue 192.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 42.0° and 342.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #535f62.

Tetradic Colors of #535f62

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 #535f62 — which has hue 192.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 102.0°, 192.0°, 282.0°, and 12.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #535f62.

Monochromatic Colors of #535f62

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #535f62, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #2b2e2f — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #799197 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #535f62

We want to make getting started with #535f62 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #535f62 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #535f62 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 #535f62 with other HTML elements.

#535f62 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #535f62.
<span style="color: #535f62;">The color of this text is #535f62.</span>

#535f62 Background Color

The background color for this text is #535f62.
<div style="background-color: #535f62; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #535f62.</div>

#535f62 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #535f62.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #535f62;">This color for the shadow of this text is #535f62.</span>

#535f62 Border Color

This is a div with border color #535f62.
<div style="border: #535f62 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #535f62.</div>

#535f62 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #535f62 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #535f62; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #535f62 on a white background.</div></div>

#535f62 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #535f62 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #535f62; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #535f62 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #535f62 to White

This is a gradient from #535f62 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#535f62,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#535f62,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#535f62,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#535f62,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #535f62 to white.</div>

Gradient from #535f62 to Black

This is a gradient from #535f62 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#535f62,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#535f62,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#535f62,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#535f62,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #535f62 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #535f62

In addition to using #535f62 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 #535f62 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #535f62, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 83, Green = 95, Blue = 98). If you need details about the color coordinates of #535f62 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 #535f62
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(83, 95, 98)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #535f62; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #535f62; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #535f62; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(83, 95, 98);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#535f62")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:83, green:95, blue:98, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:83 green:95 blue:98 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(83f, 95f, 98f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(83, 95, 98);
 

#535f62 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #535f62 the same way. For those with color blindness, #535f62 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #535f62 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #535f62 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 #535f62 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 #535f62 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

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #535f62 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 6.6:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #535f62 would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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