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#505979 Hex Color Code

#505979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #505979 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #505979 is comprised of 31.37% red, 34.9% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #505979 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 20% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.86 nm.

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#505979 linear gradient to complementary #7b784e

  1. #505979
  2. #595e72
  3. #61636b
  4. #696864
  5. #6f6d5d
  6. #757356
  7. #7b784e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #404968
  2. #454e6e
  3. #4b5473
  4. #505979
  5. #555e7f
  6. #5b6484
  7. #60698a

Tones

  1. #505979
  2. #545b76
  3. #585d72
  4. #5b5f6f
  5. #5f616c
  6. #626368
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#505979 to white

  1. #505979
  2. #6c728e
  3. #888da4
  4. #a5a8ba
  5. #c2c4d1
  6. #e0e1e8
  7. #ffffff

#505979 to black

  1. #505979
  2. #434a64
  3. #373c50
  4. #2a2e3c
  5. #1f212a
  6. #131419
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
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#505979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#505979 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #505979">…</p>

#505979 background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #505979">…</p>

#505979 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #505979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5265785
Binary
01010000, 01011001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#505979
LRV
≈ 10.2%
Closest short hex
#557 ΔE = 2.776
RGB
rgb(80, 89, 121)
RGBA
rgba(80, 89, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.307, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 0.314%, yellow: 0.343%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11511431 / 0xff505979
HSL
hsl(227, 20%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 20%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.829), saturation: 34% (0.339), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 226.829, saturation: 33.884%, perceived brightness: 35.581%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.542, S: 30.669, L: 38.253
Cubehelix
H: -134.852, S: 0.281, L: 0.352
TSL
T: -2.395, S: 0.085, L: 0.353
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.339), magenta: 26% (0.264), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.686), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 10.331, Y: 10.230, Z: 19.516
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.255, Y: 10.230
CIELab
L: 38.253, a: 4.770, b: -19.225
CIELuv
L: 38.253, u: -5.956, v: -26.960
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.253, C: 19.808, H: 283.934
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.253, C: 27.610, H: 257.542
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.985, a: 1.680, b: -13.787
CIECAM02
J: 28.430, C: 25.276, h: 264.590, Q: 105.051, M: 22.104, s: 45.871, H: 313.504
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.232, jaune: -3.382, green: 0.287
LMS
L: 8.796, M: 10.216, S: 19.362
YCbCr
Y: 93.274, Cb: 143.380, Cr: 121.777
YCgCo
Y: 94.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 89.957, Db: 46.706, Dr: 18.941
YPbPr
Y: 89.387, Pb: 17.035, Pr: -5.972
xvYCC
Y: 92.768, Cb: 142.964, Cr: 122.754
YIQ
Y: 89.957, I: -15.642, Q: 8.053
YUV
Y: 89.957, U: 15.277, V: -8.735
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.655
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 6.928

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