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#515a8b Hex Color Code

#515a8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #515a8b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #515a8b is comprised of 31.76% red, 35.29% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #515a8b has a hue of 231° (degrees), 26% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.58 nm.

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#515a8b linear gradient to complementary #919646

  1. #515a8b
  2. #606381
  3. #6d6d76
  4. #78776c
  5. #818160
  6. #898b54
  7. #919646

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #404a79
  2. #454f7f
  3. #4b5585
  4. #515a8b
  5. #576091
  6. #5d6597
  7. #636b9d

Tones

  1. #515a8b
  2. #575d86
  3. #5d6181
  4. #61647d
  5. #666778
  6. #6a6b73
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#515a8b to white

  1. #515a8b
  2. #6e739e
  3. #8a8db1
  4. #a7a9c4
  5. #c4c5d7
  6. #e1e1eb
  7. #ffffff

#515a8b to black

  1. #515a8b
  2. #444b72
  3. #373c5b
  4. #2b2e44
  5. #1f212f
  6. #14141b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cleopatra / T12 37.H4
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 0.815 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 0.878 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #4a5792
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 0.974 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 0.985 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  6. CIL

    1. ★ Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-620 Wizard
      #52588b
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. ★ 610B-7 Breathtaking
      #4a588a
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #4e5986
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Ocean Frigot B6-E1-4
      #505884
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Rocky Ridge B5-E1-4
      #4c5c88
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c5
      #4b5b91
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. 37-a6
      #43598b
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 271
      #4e5587
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2747 UP
      #505c87
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 19-3950 TPG
      #485489
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Deep Trance / NP PB 1477 A
      #4f568c
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Cobalt Blue / NP AC 2100 A
      #445686
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Roman Violet / P104-C7
      #4f5a84
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Viola
      #5b5c8a
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Homecoming Blue
      #485585
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  18. Duron

    1. ★ Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  19. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Tollard Royal
      #565585
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  22. Olympic

    1. Majestic Mount A45-6
      #43588b
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Eggplant A44-6
      #555487
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Splendiforous
      #505384
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  24. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.30
      #445686
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 9.6%

#515a8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#515a8b foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #515a8b">…</p>

#515a8b background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #515a8b">…</p>

#515a8b shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #515a8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5331595
Binary
01010001, 01011010, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#515a8b
LRV
≈ 10.9%
Closest short hex
#558 ΔE = 2.541
RGB
rgb(81, 90, 139)
RGBA
rgba(81, 90, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.290, b: 0.448
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.348%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11445621 / 0xff515a8b
HSL
hsl(231, 26%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 26%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.690), saturation: 42% (0.417), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 230.690, saturation: 41.727%, perceived brightness: 37.036%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.816, S: 37.589, L: 39.454
Cubehelix
H: -131.089, S: 0.405, L: 0.363
TSL
T: -2.563, S: 0.113, L: 0.364
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.417), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 11.708, Y: 10.925, Z: 25.913
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.225, Y: 10.925
CIELab
L: 39.454, a: 9.757, b: -28.330
CIELuv
L: 39.454, u: -6.650, v: -41.131
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.454, C: 29.964, H: 289.004
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.454, C: 41.665, H: 260.816
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.053, a: 5.386, b: -23.345
CIECAM02
J: 29.422, C: 34.449, h: 267.872, Q: 106.867, M: 30.125, s: 53.094, H: 315.267
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.305, jaune: -5.018, green: 0.135
LMS
L: 9.065, M: 10.466, S: 25.666
YCbCr
Y: 95.799, Cb: 150.843, Cr: 120.570
YCgCo
Y: 100.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 5.750
YDbDr
Y: 92.895, Db: 69.367, Dr: 22.630
YPbPr
Y: 91.611, Pb: 25.535, Pr: -6.754
xvYCC
Y: 94.678, Cb: 150.431, Cr: 122.067
YIQ
Y: 92.895, I: -21.103, Q: 13.343
YUV
Y: 92.895, U: 22.689, V: -10.435
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 4.288
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 3.950

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