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#505a81 Hex Color Code

#505a81 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #505a81 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #505a81 is comprised of 31.37% red, 35.29% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #505a81 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 23% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.2 nm.

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#505a81 linear gradient to complementary #86864b

  1. #505a81
  2. #5c6179
  3. #676870
  4. #706f68
  5. #78775f
  6. #7f7e55
  7. #86864b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3f4a70
  2. #454f75
  3. #4a557b
  4. #505a81
  5. #565f87
  6. #5b658d
  7. #616b93

Tones

  1. #505a81
  2. #555c7d
  3. #5a5f79
  4. #5e6175
  5. #626471
  6. #66666d
  7. #696969

Tints and Shades

#505a81 to white

  1. #505a81
  2. #6c7395
  3. #888daa
  4. #a5a9be
  5. #c3c5d4
  6. #e0e1e9
  7. #ffffff

#505a81 to black

  1. #505a81
  2. #434b6a
  3. #373c55
  4. #2b2e40
  5. #1f212c
  6. #13141a
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
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#505a81 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#505a81 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #505a81">…</p>

#505a81 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #505a81">…</p>

#505a81 shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #505a81">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5266049
Binary
01010000, 01011010, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#505a81
LRV
≈ 10.6%
Closest short hex
#557 ΔE = 3.170
RGB
rgb(80, 90, 129)
RGBA
rgba(80, 90, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.301, b: 0.431
RYB
red: 0.314%, yellow: 0.346%, blue: 0.506%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11511167 / 0xff505a81
HSL
hsl(228, 23%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 23%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.755), saturation: 38% (0.380), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 227.755, saturation: 37.984%, perceived brightness: 36.294%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.563, S: 34.870, L: 38.902
Cubehelix
H: -133.927, S: 0.336, L: 0.358
TSL
T: -2.435, S: 0.098, L: 0.359
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.380), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.686), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 10.926, Y: 10.602, Z: 22.235
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.242, Y: 10.602
CIELab
L: 38.902, a: 6.464, b: -23.117
CIELuv
L: 38.902, u: -6.666, v: -32.948
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.902, C: 24.004, H: 285.622
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.902, C: 33.616, H: 258.563
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.561, a: 2.912, b: -17.695
CIECAM02
J: 28.958, C: 29.364, h: 265.404, Q: 106.022, M: 25.678, s: 49.213, H: 313.939
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.262, jaune: -4.073, green: 0.279
LMS
L: 8.950, M: 10.446, S: 22.043
YCbCr
Y: 94.562, Cb: 146.601, Cr: 120.841
YCgCo
Y: 97.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 7.750
YDbDr
Y: 91.456, Db: 56.487, Dr: 21.793
YPbPr
Y: 90.678, Pb: 20.650, Pr: -6.794
xvYCC
Y: 93.876, Cb: 146.140, Cr: 122.032
YIQ
Y: 91.456, I: -18.486, Q: 10.020
YUV
Y: 91.456, U: 18.476, V: -10.050
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.092
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 5.492

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