Converting Colors


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Conversions

Here you see your color converted to 15 different color formats like RGB, CMYK, HSV, HSL, CIELab, Android, Decimal, and YUV. 🎁 Convert multiple colors at once or get Conversions and Harmonies via the REST API.

Conversions Part 1
FormatColor
Hex595959
RGB89, 89, 89
RGB Percent35%, 35%, 35%
CMY0.6515, 0.6515, 0.6515
CMYK0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.65
HSL78°, 0%, 35%
HSV78°, 0%, 35%
XYZ9.4664, 9.9597, 10.8444
Conversions Part 2
FormatColor
RYB89, 89, 89
Decimal5855577
CIELab37.77, 0.00, 0.00
CIELCh38, 0.000, 0.000
Yxy9.9597, 0.3127, 0.3290
Android (android.graphics.Color)4284045657 (0xFF595959)
YUV89.0000, 0.0000, 0.0000

Details

The CIELab color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 666666. A complement of this color would be 37.77, 0.01, -0.01, and the grayscale version is 37.77, 0.00, -0.00.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 57.86, 0.00, -0.01, and 18.00, 0.00, -0.00 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 37.28, -2.92, 4.78, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 38.30, 3.00, -4.72.

Distribution

RGB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RGB values, red, green and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.GreenThe Perecentage of Green in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RGB
RYB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RYB values, red, yellow and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RYB
CMYK Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMYK values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlackThe Perecentage of Black in the Color.CMYK
CMY Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMY values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.CMY

Brightness & Saturation Gradients

These gradients show how the CIELab color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following saturation gradients show a change of the CIELab color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

Saturation GradientSimilar to the brightness gradients but the following saturation gradients show a change of the {format} color {color} by changing the saturation by 10% instead.37.77, 0.00, 0.00The Color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00.34.50, -21.30, 38.66The Color 34.50, -21.30, 38.66.34.74, -19.63, 35.96The Color 34.74, -19.63, 35.96.35.00, -17.76, 32.44The Color 35.00, -17.76, 32.44.35.30, -15.69, 28.35The Color 35.30, -15.69, 28.35.35.63, -13.45, 23.89The Color 35.63, -13.45, 23.89.35.99, -11.03, 19.21The Color 35.99, -11.03, 19.21.36.39, -8.45, 14.42The Color 36.39, -8.45, 14.42.36.82, -5.75, 9.59The Color 36.82, -5.75, 9.59.37.28, -2.92, 4.78The Color 37.28, -2.92, 4.78.37.77, 0.00, 0.00The Color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00.Saturation Gradient

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Saturation Gradient[Translation for "HARMONY_SATURATION_1_TEXT" not found]37.77, 0.00, 0.00The Color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00.43.52, 28.17, -39.59The Color 43.52, 28.17, -39.59.42.78, 25.01, -35.51The Color 42.78, 25.01, -35.51.42.06, 21.84, -31.36The Color 42.06, 21.84, -31.36.41.36, 18.66, -27.13The Color 41.36, 18.66, -27.13.40.69, 15.49, -22.81The Color 40.69, 15.49, -22.81.40.05, 12.32, -18.41The Color 40.05, 12.32, -18.41.39.44, 9.18, -13.93The Color 39.44, 9.18, -13.93.38.85, 6.07, -9.36The Color 38.85, 6.07, -9.36.38.30, 3.00, -4.72The Color 38.30, 3.00, -4.72.37.77, 0.00, 0.00The Color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00.Saturation Gradient

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Harmonies

Complementary

The complementary color scheme is a pair of colors which are on the opposite of each other on the color wheel.

ComplementaryThe complementary color scheme is a pair of colors which are on the opposite of each other on the color wheel.37.77, 0.00, 0.00The Color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00.37.77, 0.01, -0.01The Color 37.77, 0.01, -0.01.37.77, 0.00, 0.00The Color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00.Complementary

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Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

SweetspotThe sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.37.77, -0.00, 0.00The Color 37.77, -0.00, 0.00.75.57, 0.00, -0.01The Color 75.57, 0.00, -0.01.24.71, 0.00, -0.00The Color 24.71, 0.00, -0.00.37.77, 0.00, -0.00The Color 37.77, 0.00, -0.00.48.34, 0.00, -0.01The Color 48.34, 0.00, -0.01.37.77, -0.00, 0.00The Color 37.77, -0.00, 0.00.Sweetspot

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SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #595959 of the current color.

#595959

Previews

White Background

 

This preview shows how the CIELab color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 looks on a white background.

The color contrast ratio for these colors is 7.00, which passes the AAA level of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 for all text sizes. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Black Background

 

This preview shows how the CIELab color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 looks on a black background.

The color contrast ratio for these colors is 3.00, which passes the AA level for large text above 18pt. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

CIELab 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 Background

 

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the CIELab color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00.

 

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the CIELab color 37.77, 0.00, 0.00.

Color Blindness Simulation


Dichromacy

Original Color
37.82, 0.00, -0.00
Protanopia
37.62, 1.01, -0.30
Deuteranopia
37.70, 5.07, -0.10
Tritanopia
37.81, 2.31, -3.75

Trichromacy

Original Color
37.82, 0.00, -0.00
Protanomaly
37.62, 1.01, -0.30
Deuteranomaly
37.69, 3.24, -0.14
Tritanomaly
37.74, 1.87, -2.60

Monochromacy

Original Color
37.82, 0.00, -0.00
Achromatopsia
37.82, 0.00, -0.00
Achromatomaly
37.82, 0.00, -0.00

CSS Examples


The CSS property to change the color of the text to CIELab 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:rgb(89, 89, 89) }.

This example shows how text in the color rgb(89, 89, 89) looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgb(89, 89, 89) }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel rgb(89, 89, 89) colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to CIELab 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid rgb(89, 89, 89) }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:rgb(89, 89, 89) } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel rgb(89, 89, 89) colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(89, 89, 89); -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(89, 89, 89); box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(89, 89, 89) }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to CIELab 37.77, 0.00, 0.00 is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:rgb(89, 89, 89) }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:rgb(89, 89, 89) } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

To optimize and compress your CSS code, you can use our online CSS compressor and optimizer based on csstidy. If you want to create a linear gradient as background or border, check our CSS Gradient Generator.

How-to use Converting Colors

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "595959", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "78°, 0%, 35%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(78°, 0%, 35%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(37.77, 0.00, 0.00)", "CIELCH(38, 0.000, 0.000)", "YXY(9.9597, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.65)".