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#505e8d Hex Color Code

#505e8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #505e8d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #505e8d is comprised of 31.37% red, 36.86% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #505e8d has a hue of 226° (degrees), 28% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.62 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#505e8d linear gradient to complementary #949249

  1. #505e8d
  2. #606683
  3. #6e6e78
  4. #79776e
  5. #838062
  6. #8c8956
  7. #949249

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e4d7b
  2. #445381
  3. #4a5887
  4. #505e8d
  5. #566493
  6. #5c6a99
  7. #626fa0

Tones

  1. #505e8d
  2. #576188
  3. #5c6483
  4. #62667e
  5. #666979
  6. #6b6c74
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#505e8d to white

  1. #505e8d
  2. #6d779f
  3. #8990b2
  4. #a6abc5
  5. #c3c6d8
  6. #e1e2eb
  7. #ffffff

#505e8d to black

  1. #505e8d
  2. #434e74
  3. #373f5c
  4. #2b3045
  5. #1f222f
  6. #14151b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7687 U
      #525f8d
      ΔE = 0.529 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ P 104-15 U
      #545d86
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  2. Bristol

    1. ★ Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Roman Violet / P104-C7
      #4f5a84
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cleopatra / T12 37.H4
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Rocky Ridge B5-E1-4
      #4c5c88
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  6. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Persian Plush / A398
      #575d93
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #455e96
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. ★ Marble Swirl 1
      #58618a
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b7
      #4c5e88
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 36-c4
      #50619a
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #4e5986
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  12. Sto

    1. ★ 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4242 Marble Swirl 90BB 14/242
      #555e85
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Ultramarine 72BB 14/327
      #466096
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Classic Navy / 38D-5
      #466091
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Indigo
      #566491
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Viola
      #5b5c8a
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  19. Graham & Brown

    1. Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  20. Behr

    1. 610B-7 Breathtaking
      #4a588a
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. S-G-620 Wizard
      #52588b
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  21. General Paint

    1. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Night Cap / CL 2357N
      #465a86
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6181
      #455e8b
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  25. CIL

    1. Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  26. Brillux

    1. 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 13.5%

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#505e8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#505e8d foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #505e8d">…</p>

#505e8d background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #505e8d">…</p>

#505e8d shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #505e8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5267085
Binary
01010000, 01011110, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#505e8d
LRV
≈ 11.6%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 3.351
RGB
rgb(80, 94, 141)
RGBA
rgba(80, 94, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.298, b: 0.448
RYB
red: 0.314%, yellow: 0.358%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11510131 / 0xff505e8d
HSL
hsl(226, 28%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 28%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.230), saturation: 43% (0.433), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 226.230, saturation: 43.262%, perceived brightness: 37.954%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.914, S: 42.276, L: 40.627
Cubehelix
H: -135.459, S: 0.406, L: 0.372
TSL
T: -2.369, S: 0.116, L: 0.373
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.433), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.686), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 12.117, Y: 11.633, Z: 26.801
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.230, Y: 11.633
CIELab
L: 40.627, a: 7.563, b: -27.708
CIELuv
L: 40.627, u: -8.621, v: -40.262
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.627, C: 28.722, H: 285.268
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.627, C: 41.175, H: 257.914
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.108, a: 3.726, b: -22.713
CIECAM02
J: 30.391, C: 34.239, h: 263.704, Q: 108.613, M: 29.941, s: 52.504, H: 313.033
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.292, jaune: -4.883, green: 0.459
LMS
L: 9.525, M: 11.385, S: 26.551
YCbCr
Y: 97.754, Cb: 150.705, Cr: 118.517
YCgCo
Y: 102.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 95.172, Db: 68.951, Dr: 28.861
YPbPr
Y: 94.402, Pb: 25.110, Pr: -9.162
xvYCC
Y: 97.075, Cb: 150.057, Cr: 119.952
YIQ
Y: 95.172, I: -23.439, Q: 11.663
YUV
Y: 95.172, U: 22.553, V: -13.310
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.215
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 4.351

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