#5e819d Color Information

#5e819d 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 #5e819d, and its official name is Greyish Blue. In RGB, it consists of 36.9% Red, 50.6% Green, and 61.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 40.1% Cyan, 17.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 38.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 206.7°, with saturation of 25.1% and lightness of 49.2%. The decimal value for #5e819d is 6193565, and its nearest "web safe" color is #669999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #5e819d 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#5e819d Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorGreyish Blue Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color94, 129, 157 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color36.9%, 50.6%, 61.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.631, 0.494, 0.384 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.401, 0.178, 0, 0.384 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color206.7°, 25.1%, 49.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color206.7°, 40.1%, 61.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color18.552, 20.515, 34.880 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color94, 117, 157 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6193565 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color52.414, -4.849, -18.892 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)52.414, 19.505, 255.604 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color52.414, -17.461, -27.167 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color45.293, -6.148, -13.954 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.251, 0.277, 20.515 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4284383645 / 0xff5e819d Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#669999 Copy
Last Updated: June 1, 2023

Shades of #5e819d

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #5e819d, its pure hue is 206.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.1%, and its lightness is 49.2%. 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 #5e819d, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0c1014 to #527189.

Tints of #5e819d

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #5e819d, its pure hue is 206.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.1%, and its lightness is 49.2%. 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 #5e819d, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #7291a9 to #ebeff3.

Tones of #5e819d

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #5e819d, its pure hue is 206.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.1%, 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 #5e819d, which range from #7e7e7e (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #008bfb (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #5e819d

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #5e819d! For #5e819d, 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, #5e819d. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #5e819d

This color, #5e819d, consists of 36.9% Red, 50.6% Green, and 61.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 94, Green = 129, Blue = 157. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #5e819d is 40.1% Cyan, 17.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 38.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R36.9%
C40.1%
G50.6%
M17.8%
B61.6%
Y0.0%
K38.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 94 129 157
Octal 136 201 235
Hexa #5e #81 #9d
Binary 01011110 10000001 10011101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 40 17 0 38
Octal 50 21 0 46
Hexa #28 #11 #00 #26
Binary 00101000 00010001 00000000 00100110

Analogous Colors of #5e819d

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #5e819d — which has hue 206.7° — its analogous colors are located at 176.7° and 236.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5e819d.

Triadic Colors of #5e819d

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 #5e819d — which has hue 206.7° — its triadic colors are located at 86.7° and 326.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5e819d.

Complementary Color of #5e819d

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #5e819d — which has hue 206.7° — its complementary color is located at 26.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5e819d.

Split Complementary Colors of #5e819d

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 #5e819d — which has hue 206.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 56.7° and 356.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5e819d.

Tetradic Colors of #5e819d

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 #5e819d — which has hue 206.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 116.7°, 206.7°, 296.7°, and 26.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5e819d.

Monochromatic Colors of #5e819d

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #5e819d, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #374047 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #a3bfd5 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #5e819d

We want to make getting started with #5e819d on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #5e819d into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #5e819d 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 #5e819d with other HTML elements.

#5e819d Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #5e819d.
<span style="color: #5e819d;">The color of this text is #5e819d.</span>

#5e819d Background Color

The background color for this text is #5e819d.
<div style="background-color: #5e819d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #5e819d.</div>

#5e819d Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #5e819d.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #5e819d;">This color for the shadow of this text is #5e819d.</span>

#5e819d Border Color

This is a div with border color #5e819d.
<div style="border: #5e819d 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #5e819d.</div>

#5e819d Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #5e819d on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #5e819d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #5e819d on a white background.</div></div>

#5e819d Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #5e819d on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #5e819d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #5e819d on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #5e819d to White

This is a gradient from #5e819d to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#5e819d,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#5e819d,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#5e819d,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#5e819d,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #5e819d to white.</div>

Gradient from #5e819d to Black

This is a gradient from #5e819d to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#5e819d,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#5e819d,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#5e819d,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#5e819d,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #5e819d to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #5e819d

In addition to using #5e819d 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 #5e819d in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #5e819d, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 94, Green = 129, Blue = 157). If you need details about the color coordinates of #5e819d 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 #5e819d
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(94, 129, 157)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #5e819d; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #5e819d; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #5e819d; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(94, 129, 157);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#5e819d")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:94, green:129, blue:157, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:94 green:129 blue:157 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(94f, 129f, 157f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(94, 129, 157);
 

#5e819d Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #5e819d the same way. For those with color blindness, #5e819d might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #5e819d looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #5e819d 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 #5e819d 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 #5e819d 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 #5e819d 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 4.1:1 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 #5e819d would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

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