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#506497 Hex Color Code

#506497 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #506497 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #506497 is comprised of 31.37% red, 39.22% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #506497 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 31% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.87 nm.

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#506497 linear gradient to complementary #9d994a

  1. #506497
  2. #636c8b
  3. #727580
  4. #7f7d73
  5. #8a8667
  6. #949059
  7. #9d994a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3d5283
  2. #43588a
  3. #4a5e90
  4. #506497
  5. #566a9e
  6. #5d70a4
  7. #6477ab

Tones

  1. #506497
  2. #586791
  3. #5f698b
  4. #656c86
  5. #6a6e80
  6. #6f717a
  7. #747474

Tints and Shades

#506497 to white

  1. #506497
  2. #6e7ca8
  3. #8a94b9
  4. #a7aeca
  5. #c4c8dc
  6. #e1e3ed
  7. #ffffff

#506497 to black

  1. #506497
  2. #43537c
  3. #374362
  4. #2b334a
  5. #1f2432
  6. #14161c
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 0.408 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Indigo
      #566491
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6372
      #53669d
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 37-a5
      #496095
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Saint Clair Blue
      #446397
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Ultramarine 72BB 14/327
      #466096
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  14. Brillux

    1. 57.18.24
      #44669b
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 57.15.24
      #4e6793
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  16. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Royal Cloak / T10 38C-2
      #455e96
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7686 U
      #556995
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 2110 C
      #5b618f
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  19. Resene

    1. Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  20. Peintures MF

    1. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  21. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #455e96
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  23. Dulux

    1. Marble Swirl 1
      #58618a
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 12.5%

#506497 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#506497 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #506497">…</p>

#506497 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #506497">…</p>

#506497 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #506497">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5268631
Binary
01010000, 01100100, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#506497
LRV
≈ 13.1%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 1.144
RGB
rgb(80, 100, 151)
RGBA
rgba(80, 100, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.302, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 0.314%, yellow: 0.375%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11508585 / 0xff506497
HSL
hsl(223, 31%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 31%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.099), saturation: 47% (0.470), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 223.099, saturation: 47.020%, perceived brightness: 39.959%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.963, S: 49.048, L: 42.844
Cubehelix
H: -138.723, S: 0.453, L: 0.391
TSL
T: -2.233, S: 0.130, L: 0.392
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.470), magenta: 34% (0.338), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.686), magenta: 61% (0.608), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 13.450, Y: 13.053, Z: 31.083
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.227, Y: 13.053
CIELab
L: 42.844, a: 6.915, b: -30.235
CIELuv
L: 42.844, u: -11.136, v: -44.541
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.844, C: 31.016, H: 282.883
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.844, C: 45.912, H: 255.963
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.129, a: 3.222, b: -25.718
CIECAM02
J: 32.287, C: 37.205, h: 260.459, Q: 111.949, M: 32.535, s: 53.909, H: 311.326
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.300, jaune: -5.315, green: 0.782
LMS
L: 10.416, M: 12.885, S: 30.785
YCbCr
Y: 101.758, Cb: 153.349, Cr: 115.599
YCgCo
Y: 107.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 99.834, Db: 76.983, Dr: 37.727
YPbPr
Y: 99.412, Pb: 27.800, Pr: -12.346
xvYCC
Y: 101.377, Cb: 152.420, Cr: 117.155
YIQ
Y: 99.834, I: -28.299, Q: 11.639
YUV
Y: 99.834, U: 25.180, V: -17.401
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 0.827
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 5.274

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