#505050 Hex Color Code


The Hexadecimal Color #505050 is a contrast shade of Dark Slate Gray. #505050 RGB value is rgb(80, 80, 80). RGB Color Model of #505050 consists of 31% red, 31% green and 31% blue. HSL color Mode of #505050 has 0°(degrees) Hue, 0% Saturation and 31% Lightness. #505050 color has an wavelength of 620nm approximately. The nearest Web Safe Color of #505050 is #666666. The Closest Small Hexadecimal Code of #505050 is #555. The Closest Color to #505050 is #2F4F4F. Official Name of #505050 Hex Code is Chicago. CMYK (Cyan Magenta Yellow Black) of #505050 is 0 Cyan 0 Magenta 0 Yellow 69 Black and #505050 CMY is 0, 0, 0. HSLA (Hue Saturation Lightness Alpha) of #505050 is hsl(0,0,31, 1.0) and HSV is hsv(0, 0, 31). A Three-Dimensional XYZ value of #505050 is 7.62, 8.02, 8.73.
Hex8 Value of #505050 is #505050FF. Decimal Value of #505050 is 5263440 and Octal Value of #505050 is 24050120. Binary Value of #505050 is 1010000, 1010000, 1010000 and Android of #505050 is 4283453520 / 0xff505050. The Horseshoe Shaped Chromaticity Diagram xyY of #505050 is 0.313, 0.329, 0.329 and YIQ Color Space of #505050 is 80.0, 0.0, 0.0. The Color Space LMS (Long Medium Short) of #505050 is 7.61, 8.31, 8.72. CieLAB (L*a*b*) of #505050 is 34.02, -0.03, 0.01. CieLUV : LCHuv (L*, u*, v*) of #505050 is 34.02, -0.03, 0.01. The cylindrical version of CieLUV is known as CieLCH : LCHab of #505050 is 34.02, 0.03, 161.57. Hunter Lab variable of #505050 is 28.32, -1.53, 1.55.

#505050 - Chicago Color Image
#505050 - Chicago Color Image

Graphic Percentage Representation of #505050

RGB Percentages of #505050


RGB stands for Red, Green, and Blue, which are the three primary colors used to create a vast array of colors by varying their intensities. By adjusting the brightness of these three primary colors, virtually any color visible to the human eye can be produced.

RYB Percentages of #505050


The RYB color model is based on Red, Yellow, and Blue Colors. When two primary colors are mixed, they form a secondary color or when mixed all, they result in tertiary color.

CMYK Percentages of #505050


CMYK stands for Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Key (Black). Starting with a white canvas, various amounts of cyan, magenta, yellow, and black ink are combined to absorb or subtract specific wavelengths of light, resulting in the desired color.

Various Color Shades of #505050

To get 25% Saturated #505050 Color, you need to convert the hex color #505050 to the HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) color space, increase the saturation value by 25%, and then convert it back to the hex color. To desaturate a color by 25%, we need to reduce its saturation level while keeping the same hue and lightness. Saturation represents the intensity or vividness of a color. A 100% saturation means the color is fully vivid, while a 0% saturation results in a shade of gray. To make a color 25% darker or 25% lighter, you need to reduce the intensity of each of its RGB (Red, Green, Blue) components by 25% or increase it to 25%. Inverting a #505050 hex color involves converting each of its RGB (Red, Green, Blue) components to their complementary values. The complementary color is found by subtracting each component's value from the maximum value of 255.

Analogous and Monochromatic Colors of #505050

Analogous colors are groups of hues that are located next to each other on the color wheel. These colors share a similar undertone and create a sense of harmony when used together. Analogous color schemes are mainly used in design or art to create a sense of cohesion and flow in a color scheme composition.

Monochromatic colors refer to a color scheme that uses variations of a single color. These variations are achieved by adjusting the shade, tint, or tone of the base color. Monochromatic approach is commonly used in interior design or fashion to create a sense of understated elegance and give a sense of simplicity and consistency.

Triad, Tetrad and SplitComplement of #505050

Triad, Tetrad, and Split Complement are hex color schemes used in art to create harmonious combinations of colors.

The Triad color scheme involves three colors that are evenly spaced around the color wheel, forming an equilateral triangle. The primary triad includes red, blue, and yellow, while other triadic combinations can be formed with different hues. Triad color schemes offer a balanced contrast and are versatile for creating vibrant and dynamic visuals.

The Tetrad color scheme incorporates four colors that are arranged in two complementary pairs. These pairs create a rectangle or square shape on the color wheel. The primary Tetrad includes two sets of complementary colors, such as red and green, and blue and orange. This scheme provides a wide range of color options and allows for both strong contrast and harmonious blends.

The Split Complement color scheme involves a base color paired with the two colors adjacent to its complementary color on the color wheel. For example, if the base color is blue, the Split Complement scheme would include blue, yellow-orange, and red-orange. This combination maintains contrast while offering a more subtle and balanced alternative to a complementary color scheme.

Tints and Shades of #505050

A Color Tint is created by mixing white (#FFFFFF) to any pure color whereas A Color Shade is calculated by adding black (#000000) to any pure hue. See the Color Tints of #505050 to it's lightest color and Color Shades of #505050 to it's the darkest color.

#505050 Hex Code Space Conversions

RGB rgb(80, 80, 80)
RGB Percent 31%, 31%, 31%
RYB 80, 80, 80
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 69
CMY 0, 0, 0
HSL hsl(0, 0%, 31%)
HSLA hsl(0, 0%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV hsv(0, 0, 31)
XYZ 7.62, 8.02, 8.73
Hex8 Value #505050FF
Decimal Value 5263440
Octal Value 24050120
Binary Value 1010000,1010000,1010000
Android 4283453520 / 0xff505050
HSLuv : HUSL hsl(0, 0%, 31%)
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 8.022
YIQ 80.0, 0.0, 0.0
LMS 7.61, 8.31, 8.72
CieLAB 34.02, -0.03, 0.01
CieLUV : LCHuv 34.02, -0.03, 0.01
CieLCH : LCHab 34.02, 0.03, 161.57
Hunter Lab 28.32, -1.53, 1.55
YUV 80.0, 0.0, 0.0
YDbDr 80.0, 0.0, 0.0
YCbCr 84.71, 128.0, 128.0
YCoCg 80.0, 80.0, 0.0
YPbPr 80.0, -0.0, -0.0
Munsell Color System 9195.34 12.90/210.94

#505050 HTML/CSS Hex Color Code Examples

#505050 as Background:

I don't believe that old cliche that good things come to those who wait. I think good things come to those who want something so bad they can't sit still.

Ashton Kutcher
<p style="background: #505050">…</p>

#505050 as Text Color:

Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.

Helen Keller
<p style="color: #505050">…</p>

#505050 as Text Shadow:

Most of our obstacles would melt away if, instead of cowering before them, we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them.

Orison Swett Marden
<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #505050">…</p>

#505050 as Linear Gradient:

Many a man has finally succeeded only because he has failed after repeated efforts. If he had never met defeat he would never have known any great victory.

Orison Swett Marden
<div style="background: linear-gradient(white, #505050)">…</div>


What is the RGB value of #505050?

RGB Value for #505050 is rgb(80, 80, 80).

What is the RGB percentage of #505050?

RGB percentage for #505050 is 31% Red 31% Green 31% Blue.

What is the CMYK (Cyan Magenta Yellow Black) color model of #505050?

CMYK Color Model of #505050 is 0 Cyan 0 Magenta 0 Yellow 69 Black.

What is the HSL value of #505050?

HSL Value of #505050 is 0°(degrees) Hue 0 Saturation 31 Lightness.

What is the HSV value of #505050?

HSV Value of #505050 is 0 Hue 0 Saturation 31 Value.

What is the XYZ Color Model of #505050?

XYZ Color Model of #505050 is 7.62, 8.02, 8.73.