#57747a Color Information

#57747a 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 #57747a, and its official name is Blue Sage. In RGB, it consists of 34.1% Red, 45.5% Green, and 47.8% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 28.7% Cyan, 4.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 52.2% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 190.3°, with saturation of 16.7% and lightness of 41%. The decimal value for #57747a is 5731450, and its nearest "web safe" color is #666666. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #57747a 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#57747a Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorBlue Sage Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color87, 116, 122 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color34.1%, 45.5%, 47.8% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.659, 0.545, 0.522 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.287, 0.049, 0, 0.522 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color190.3°, 16.7%, 41.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color190.3°, 28.7%, 47.8% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color13.689, 15.922, 20.764 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color87, 103, 122 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code5731450 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color46.872, -8.915, -6.719 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)46.872, 11.163, 217.005 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color46.872, -14.571, -8.012 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color39.903, -8.595, -2.921 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.272, 0.316, 15.922 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4283921530 / 0xff57747a Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#666666 Copy
Last Updated: April 20, 2024

Shades of #57747a

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #57747a, its pure hue is 190.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 16.7%, and its lightness is 41.0%. 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 #57747a, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b0f0f to #4c666b.

Tints of #57747a

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #57747a, its pure hue is 190.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 16.7%, and its lightness is 41.0%. 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 #57747a, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #6c858b to #eaeeee.

Tones of #57747a

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #57747a, its pure hue is 190.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 16.7%, 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 #57747a, which range from #696969 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00add1 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #57747a

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #57747a! For #57747a, 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, #57747a. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #57747a

This color, #57747a, consists of 34.1% Red, 45.5% Green, and 47.8% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 87, Green = 116, Blue = 122. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #57747a is 28.7% Cyan, 4.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 52.2% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R34.1%
C28.7%
G45.5%
M4.9%
B47.8%
Y0.0%
K52.2%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 87 116 122
Octal 127 164 172
Hexa #57 #74 #7a
Binary 01010111 01110100 01111010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 28 4 0 52
Octal 34 4 0 64
Hexa #1c #04 #00 #34
Binary 00011100 00000100 00000000 00110100

Analogous Colors of #57747a

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #57747a — which has hue 190.3° — its analogous colors are located at 160.3° and 220.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #57747a.

Triadic Colors of #57747a

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 #57747a — which has hue 190.3° — its triadic colors are located at 70.3° and 310.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #57747a.

Complementary Color of #57747a

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #57747a — which has hue 190.3° — its complementary color is located at 10.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #57747a.

Split Complementary Colors of #57747a

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 #57747a — which has hue 190.3° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 40.3° and 340.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #57747a.

Tetradic Colors of #57747a

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 #57747a — which has hue 190.3° — its tetradic colors are located at 100.3°, 190.3°, 280.3°, and 10.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #57747a.

Monochromatic Colors of #57747a

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #57747a, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #303739 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #84adb5 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #57747a

We want to make getting started with #57747a on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #57747a into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #57747a 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 #57747a with other HTML elements.

#57747a Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #57747a.
<span style="color: #57747a;">The color of this text is #57747a.</span>

#57747a Background Color

The background color for this text is #57747a.
<div style="background-color: #57747a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #57747a.</div>

#57747a Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #57747a.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #57747a;">This color for the shadow of this text is #57747a.</span>

#57747a Border Color

This is a div with border color #57747a.
<div style="border: #57747a 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #57747a.</div>

#57747a Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #57747a on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #57747a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #57747a on a white background.</div></div>

#57747a Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #57747a on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #57747a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #57747a on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #57747a to White

This is a gradient from #57747a to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#57747a,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#57747a,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#57747a,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#57747a,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #57747a to white.</div>

Gradient from #57747a to Black

This is a gradient from #57747a to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#57747a,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#57747a,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#57747a,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#57747a,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #57747a to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #57747a

In addition to using #57747a 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 #57747a in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #57747a, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 87, Green = 116, Blue = 122). If you need details about the color coordinates of #57747a 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 #57747a
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(87, 116, 122)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #57747a; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #57747a; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #57747a; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(87, 116, 122);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#57747a")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:87, green:116, blue:122, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:87 green:116 blue:122 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(87f, 116f, 122f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(87, 116, 122);
 

#57747a Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #57747a the same way. For those with color blindness, #57747a might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #57747a looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #57747a 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 #57747a 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 #57747a 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 #57747a 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 5.0:1 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 #57747a would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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