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Resene Governor Bay B50-095-281 / #51559b Hex Color Code

#51559b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #51559b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #51559b is comprised of 31.76% red, 33.33% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #51559b has a hue of 237° (degrees), 31% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.99 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#51559b linear gradient to complementary #9fc12b

  1. #51559b
  2. #67668d
  3. #78777f
  4. #85896f
  5. #8f9b5e
  6. #98ae49
  7. #9fc12b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3f4589
  2. #454a8f
  3. #4b5095
  4. #51559b
  5. #575aa1
  6. #5d60a7
  7. #6365ad

Tones

  1. #51559b
  2. #595a95
  3. #61608f
  4. #676589
  5. #6d6b83
  6. #72707c
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#51559b to white

  1. #51559b
  2. #6f6fab
  3. #8c8abc
  4. #a9a6cd
  5. #c5c3dd
  6. #e2e0ee
  7. #ffffff

#51559b to black

  1. #51559b
  2. #44477f
  3. #383965
  4. #2c2c4b
  5. #202033
  6. #14131d
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10242 C
      #51529c
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. P 102-7 C
      #4a5093
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petulant Pat / KM3072-5
      #565391
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Aurora Morn
      #565491
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6326
      #595693
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 6332
      #475a9e
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  5. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  7. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. Riviera Rain / D15
      #595893
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra violet 18-3838TCX
      #5d5493
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  10. Plascon

    1. Slate Stone B7-E1-4
      #54548c
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 10.1%

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#51559b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#51559b foreground

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="color: #51559b">…</p>

#51559b background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #51559b">…</p>

#51559b shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #51559b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5330331
Binary
01010001, 01010101, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#51559b
LRV
≈ 10.6%
Closest short hex
#559 ΔE = 0.784
RGB
rgb(81, 85, 155)
RGBA
rgba(81, 85, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.265, b: 0.483
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.333%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11446885 / 0xff51559b
HSL
hsl(237, 31%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 31%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.757), saturation: 48% (0.477), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 236.757, saturation: 47.742%, perceived brightness: 37.082%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.415, S: 42.966, L: 38.920
Cubehelix
H: -125.690, S: 0.551, L: 0.359
TSL
T: -2.821, S: 0.142, L: 0.360
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.477), magenta: 45% (0.452), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 12.556, Y: 10.612, Z: 32.391
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.191, Y: 10.612
CIELab
L: 38.920, a: 17.929, b: -38.822
CIELuv
L: 38.920, u: -5.599, v: -57.256
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.920, C: 42.762, H: 294.789
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.920, C: 57.529, H: 264.415
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.576, a: 11.793, b: -36.149
CIECAM02
J: 28.926, C: 43.954, h: 271.859, Q: 105.963, M: 38.437, s: 60.228, H: 317.448
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.402, jaune: -6.960, green: -0.260
LMS
L: 8.500, M: 9.377, S: 32.035
YCbCr
Y: 94.847, Cb: 159.322, Cr: 121.274
YCgCo
Y: 101.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 91.784, Db: 95.110, Dr: 20.522
YPbPr
Y: 89.188, Pb: 35.460, Pr: -5.220
xvYCC
Y: 92.597, Cb: 159.149, Cr: 123.415
YIQ
Y: 91.784, I: -24.871, Q: 20.934
YUV
Y: 91.784, U: 31.109, V: -9.461
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.429
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 5.152

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