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#506fb3 Hex Color Code

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#506fb3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #506fb3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #506fb3 is comprised of 31.37% red, 43.53% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #506fb3 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 39% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.1 nm.

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#506fb3 linear gradient to complementary #bdb846

  1. #506fb3
  2. #6e7aa3
  3. #838693
  4. #959282
  5. #a49e71
  6. #b1ab5d
  7. #bdb846

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #385b9d
  2. #4061a4
  3. #4868ab
  4. #506fb3
  5. #5876bb
  6. #5f7dc2
  7. #6784ca

Tones

  1. #506fb3
  2. #5c72ab
  3. #6675a3
  4. #6e789b
  5. #767b92
  6. #7c7f8a
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#506fb3 to white

  1. #506fb3
  2. #7085c0
  3. #8e9ccc
  4. #aab4d9
  5. #c7cce6
  6. #e3e5f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#506fb3 to black

  1. #506fb3
  2. #445c93
  3. #384974
  4. #2c3856
  5. #20273a
  6. #151720
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2125 CP
      #5670af
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ 18-4043 TPG
      #4871b3
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  6. Nerolac

    1. ★ Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ New Age Blue PPU15-05
      #486eae
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Croquet Blue HDC-SM16-07
      #4872b1
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  16. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  17. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  18. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  19. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  21. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 6086
      #4b74b3
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  23. Caparol

    1. 67 14 246 / Lago 80
      #4470b0
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Light Montana Blue
      #3f74c2
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  27. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 18.6%

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#506fb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#506fb3 foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #506fb3">…</p>

#506fb3 background

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="background-color: #506fb3">…</p>

#506fb3 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #506fb3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5271475
Binary
01010000, 01101111, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#506fb3
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#57b ΔE = 3.033
RGB
rgb(80, 111, 179)
RGBA
rgba(80, 111, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.300, b: 0.484
RYB
red: 31.373%, yellow: 40.630%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11505741 / 0xff506fb3
HSL
hsl(221, 39%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 39%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.212), saturation: 55% (0.553), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 221.212, saturation: 55.307%, perceived brightness: 44.365%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.593, S: 61.152, L: 47.402
Cubehelix
H: -140.764, S: 0.606, L: 0.428
TSL
T: -2.153, S: 0.163, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.686), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 17.127, Y: 16.328, Z: 44.888
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.208, Y: 16.328
CIELab
L: 47.402, a: 9.128, b: -39.539
CIELuv
L: 47.402, u: -15.499, v: -60.336
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.402, C: 40.579, H: 283.000
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.402, C: 62.295, H: 255.593
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.408, a: 4.943, b: -37.579
CIECAM02
J: 36.317, C: 46.613, h: 258.325, Q: 118.731, M: 40.763, s: 58.593, H: 310.218
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.348, jaune: -6.967, green: 1.276
LMS
L: 12.275, M: 15.940, S: 44.416
YCbCr
Y: 110.046, Cb: 162.440, Cr: 109.563
YCgCo
Y: 120.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: -4.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.483, Db: 104.594, Dr: 56.079
YPbPr
Y: 109.293, Pb: 37.565, Pr: -18.628
xvYCC
Y: 109.863, Cb: 160.998, Cr: 111.637
YIQ
Y: 109.483, I: -40.313, Q: 14.602
YUV
Y: 109.483, U: 34.210, V: -25.866
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.856
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 4.559

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