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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

Paints

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. Clark+Kensington

    1. Classic Navy / 38D-5
      #466091
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  20. Behr

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

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  22. 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%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

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

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

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

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

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#515e8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#515e8c foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #515e8c">…</p>

#515e8c background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #515e8c">…</p>

#515e8c shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<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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