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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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

    1. ★ Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 0.815 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Roman Violet / P104-C7
      #4f5a84
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  2. 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%
  3. Dulux

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

    1. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #5b5b8f
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  5. Devoe Paint

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ 3591 U
      #515785
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 7673 C
      #535486
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #4e5986
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  11. 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%
  12. TRUMATCH

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

    1. ★ Mozarts / NP AC 2096 A
      #555787
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Wild Fury / NP PB 1449 A
      #505386
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

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

    1. ★ 271
      #4e5587
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  16. Valspar Paint

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

    1. ★ Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  18. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Persian Plush / A398
      #575d93
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. Royal Wedding / 40D-4
      #5b5b8e
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. African Flower / 39C-7
      #52557e
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  20. Disney

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

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

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

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

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

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

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#515a8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#515a8b foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #515a8b">…</p>

#515a8b background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #515a8b">…</p>

#515a8b 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 #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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