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#515e8c Hex Color Code

#515e8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #515e8c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #515e8c is comprised of 31.76% red, 36.86% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #515e8c has a hue of 227° (degrees), 27% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.43 nm.

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#515e8c linear gradient to complementary #93914a

  1. #515e8c
  2. #616682
  3. #6d6e78
  4. #78776d
  5. #827f63
  6. #8b8857
  7. #93914a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3f4d7a
  2. #455380
  3. #4b5886
  4. #515e8c
  5. #576492
  6. #5d6a98
  7. #636f9f

Tones

  1. #515e8c
  2. #576187
  3. #5d6482
  4. #62667e
  5. #676979
  6. #6b6c74
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#515e8c to white

  1. #515e8c
  2. #6e779f
  3. #8a90b1
  4. #a7abc4
  5. #c4c6d8
  6. #e1e2eb
  7. #ffffff

#515e8c to black

  1. #515e8c
  2. #444e73
  3. #373f5b
  4. #2b3045
  5. #1f222f
  6. #14151b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7687 U
      #525f8d
      ΔE = 0.408 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ P 104-15 U
      #545d86
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  2. Bristol

    1. ★ Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Roman Violet / P104-C7
      #4f5a84
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cleopatra / T12 37.H4
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Rocky Ridge B5-E1-4
      #4c5c88
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  6. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b7
      #4c5e88
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 37-a5
      #496095
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4242 Marble Swirl 90BB 14/242
      #555e85
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Ultramarine 72BB 14/327
      #466096
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Marble Swirl 1
      #58618a
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #4e5986
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  14. Sto

    1. ★ 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  15. Graham & Brown

    1. Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  16. Duron

    1. Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  19. Behr

    1. 610B-7 Breathtaking
      #4a588a
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  21. General Paint

    1. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Night Cap / CL 2357N
      #465a86
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6181
      #455e8b
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Viola
      #5b5c8a
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Bottle Blue
      #486097
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  24. Brillux

    1. 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  25. CIL

    1. Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 10.5%

#515e8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#515e8c foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #515e8c">…</p>

#515e8c background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #515e8c">…</p>

#515e8c 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 #515e8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5332620
Binary
01010001, 01011110, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#515e8c
LRV
≈ 11.6%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 3.418
RGB
rgb(81, 94, 140)
RGBA
rgba(81, 94, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.298, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.359%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11444596 / 0xff515e8c
HSL
hsl(227, 27%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 27%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.780), saturation: 42% (0.421), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 226.780, saturation: 42.143%, perceived brightness: 37.986%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.213, S: 40.583, L: 40.650
Cubehelix
H: -134.902, S: 0.394, L: 0.373
TSL
T: -2.392, S: 0.112, L: 0.374
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.421), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 12.128, Y: 11.648, Z: 26.415
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.232, Y: 11.648
CIELab
L: 40.650, a: 7.540, b: -27.063
CIELuv
L: 40.650, u: -8.202, v: -39.303
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.650, C: 28.094, H: 285.568
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.650, C: 40.150, H: 258.213
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.129, a: 3.708, b: -22.000
CIECAM02
J: 30.433, C: 33.529, h: 264.283, Q: 108.689, M: 29.321, s: 51.939, H: 313.340
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -4.770, green: 0.405
LMS
L: 9.602, M: 11.400, S: 26.171
YCbCr
Y: 97.913, Cb: 150.118, Cr: 119.027
YCgCo
Y: 102.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 5.500
YDbDr
Y: 95.357, Db: 67.168, Dr: 27.311
YPbPr
Y: 94.543, Pb: 24.495, Pr: -8.616
xvYCC
Y: 97.196, Cb: 149.517, Cr: 120.431
YIQ
Y: 95.357, I: -22.522, Q: 11.563
YUV
Y: 95.357, U: 21.970, V: -12.595
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.292
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 4.572

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