#5dbdcb Color Information

#5dbdcb 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 #5dbdcb, and its official name is Faded Jeans. In RGB, it consists of 36.5% Red, 74.1% Green, and 79.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 54.2% Cyan, 6.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 20.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 187.6°, with saturation of 51.4% and lightness of 58%. The decimal value for #5dbdcb is 6143435, and its nearest "web safe" color is #66cccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #5dbdcb is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#5dbdcb Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorFaded Jeans Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color93, 189, 203 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color36.5%, 74.1%, 79.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.635, 0.259, 0.204 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.542, 0.069, 0, 0.204 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color187.6°, 51.4%, 58.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color187.6°, 54.2%, 79.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color33.491, 43.034, 63.041 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color93, 144, 203 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6143435 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color71.578, -24.335, -15.697 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)71.578, 28.958, 212.823 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color71.578, -40.500, -20.653 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color65.600, -23.670, -11.057 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.240, 0.308, 43.034 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4284333515 / 0xff5dbdcb Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#66cccc Copy
Last Updated: February 28, 2024

Shades of #5dbdcb

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #5dbdcb, its pure hue is 187.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 51.4%, and its lightness is 58.0%. 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 #5dbdcb, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0c1819 to #51a5b2.

Tints of #5dbdcb

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #5dbdcb, its pure hue is 187.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 51.4%, and its lightness is 58.0%. 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 #5dbdcb, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #71c5d2 to #ebf7f9.

Tones of #5dbdcb

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #5dbdcb, its pure hue is 187.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 51.4%, 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 #5dbdcb, which range from #949494 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #29e4ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #5dbdcb

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #5dbdcb! For #5dbdcb, 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, #5dbdcb. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #5dbdcb

This color, #5dbdcb, consists of 36.5% Red, 74.1% Green, and 79.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 93, Green = 189, Blue = 203. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #5dbdcb is 54.2% Cyan, 6.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 20.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R36.5%
C54.2%
G74.1%
M6.9%
B79.6%
Y0.0%
K20.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 93 189 203
Octal 135 275 313
Hexa #5d #bd #cb
Binary 01011101 10111101 11001011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 54 6 0 20
Octal 66 6 0 24
Hexa #36 #06 #00 #14
Binary 00110110 00000110 00000000 00010100

Analogous Colors of #5dbdcb

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #5dbdcb — which has hue 187.6° — its analogous colors are located at 157.6° and 217.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5dbdcb.

Triadic Colors of #5dbdcb

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 #5dbdcb — which has hue 187.6° — its triadic colors are located at 67.6° and 307.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5dbdcb.

Complementary Color of #5dbdcb

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #5dbdcb — which has hue 187.6° — its complementary color is located at 7.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5dbdcb.

Split Complementary Colors of #5dbdcb

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 #5dbdcb — which has hue 187.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 37.6° and 337.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5dbdcb.

Tetradic Colors of #5dbdcb

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 #5dbdcb — which has hue 187.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 97.6°, 187.6°, 277.6°, and 7.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5dbdcb.

Monochromatic Colors of #5dbdcb

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #5dbdcb, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #457278 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #a1e8f2 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #5dbdcb

We want to make getting started with #5dbdcb on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #5dbdcb into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #5dbdcb 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 #5dbdcb with other HTML elements.

#5dbdcb Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #5dbdcb.
<span style="color: #5dbdcb;">The color of this text is #5dbdcb.</span>

#5dbdcb Background Color

The background color for this text is #5dbdcb.
<div style="background-color: #5dbdcb; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #5dbdcb.</div>

#5dbdcb Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #5dbdcb.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #5dbdcb;">This color for the shadow of this text is #5dbdcb.</span>

#5dbdcb Border Color

This is a div with border color #5dbdcb.
<div style="border: #5dbdcb 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #5dbdcb.</div>

#5dbdcb Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #5dbdcb on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #5dbdcb; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #5dbdcb on a white background.</div></div>

#5dbdcb Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #5dbdcb on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #5dbdcb; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #5dbdcb on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #5dbdcb to White

This is a gradient from #5dbdcb to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#5dbdcb,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#5dbdcb,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#5dbdcb,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#5dbdcb,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #5dbdcb to white.</div>

Gradient from #5dbdcb to Black

This is a gradient from #5dbdcb to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#5dbdcb,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#5dbdcb,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#5dbdcb,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#5dbdcb,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #5dbdcb to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #5dbdcb

In addition to using #5dbdcb 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 #5dbdcb in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #5dbdcb, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 93, Green = 189, Blue = 203). If you need details about the color coordinates of #5dbdcb 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 #5dbdcb
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(93, 189, 203)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #5dbdcb; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #5dbdcb; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #5dbdcb; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(93, 189, 203);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#5dbdcb")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:93, green:189, blue:203, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:93 green:189 blue:203 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(93f, 189f, 203f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(93, 189, 203);
 

#5dbdcb Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #5dbdcb the same way. For those with color blindness, #5dbdcb might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #5dbdcb looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #5dbdcb 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 #5dbdcb 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 #5dbdcb 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 #5dbdcb 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 2.2:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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