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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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#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

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

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

    1. ★ Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  6. 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%
  7. 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%
  8. Dulux

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

    1. ★ 37-a5
      #496095
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 37-a6
      #43598b
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  10. Brighto Paints

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

    1. ★ 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  12. 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%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6180
      #485e8a
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. 6181
      #455e8b
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  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. Valspar Paint

    1. Indigo
      #566491
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Bottle Blue
      #486097
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  17. Devoe Paint

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

    1. Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 288 UP
      #4a5c85
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 19-4039 TPG
      #46618e
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  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. CIL

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

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

#505e8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#505e8d foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #505e8d">…</p>

#505e8d background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #505e8d">…</p>

#505e8d shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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