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#516b8b Hex Color Code

#516b8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #516b8b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #516b8b is comprised of 31.76% red, 41.96% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #516b8b has a hue of 213° (degrees), 26% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.76 nm.

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#516b8b linear gradient to complementary #897953

  1. #516b8b
  2. #5e6d82
  3. #696f79
  4. #727270
  5. #7b7466
  6. #82775d
  7. #897953

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e5877
  2. #445e7e
  3. #4a6584
  4. #516b8b
  5. #587192
  6. #5e7899
  7. #657e9f

Tones

  1. #516b8b
  2. #576b86
  3. #5c6c81
  4. #616c7d
  5. #666d78
  6. #6a6d73
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#516b8b to white

  1. #516b8b
  2. #6e829e
  3. #8a9ab0
  4. #a6b2c4
  5. #c3cbd7
  6. #e1e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#516b8b to black

  1. #516b8b
  2. #445972
  3. #37475b
  4. #2b3644
  5. #1f262f
  6. #14171b
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Biscay Blue
      #4d6c8e
      ΔE = 1.005 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Vanguard Blue
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      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Quantum Leap M59-041-256
      #4f698b
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ Waratah B54-041-260
      #55698b
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-37-5 Divine
      #516c8f
      ΔE = 1.086 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 3-36-5 Blue Divinity
      #4b6f8e
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2161 U
      #516a87
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
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    1. ★ Pleasant Lake / 7302
      #4c6b8b
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
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      #4c6b8b
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      #476a8f
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
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    1. ★ Revel Blue - 6530
      #4c6b8a
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Luxe Blue - 6537
      #516582
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  10. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Sandoval Blue / IB97
      #556988
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Atlantic Schooner
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      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ Ballard Blue
      #506e8a
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bedford Blue
      #506a86
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #496b8a
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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    1. ★ 4193 Noble Blue 50BB 18/216
      #566d8f
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 4157 Capitol Blue 30BB 18/190
      #526e8a
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ Strato Blue Light
      #546d89
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
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      #4f6885
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
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      #4d6683
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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    1. ★ Honky Tonk Blue / 0619
      #506f91
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0619
      #506f91
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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    1. ★ Storm Boy / T64-8
      #556e8a
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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      #4f6d87
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
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      #526c87
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
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      #45698d
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
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      #556884
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
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      #546787
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
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      #586f8f
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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    1. ★ Moonlight Drive
      #476b8f
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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      #536d88
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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      #4c6687
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
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      #476889
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
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      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
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      #47678a
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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    1. S 4030-R90B
      #496689
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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      #5a708f
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. T4.27.36
      #42698b
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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    1. Bleu de Nîmes | EE102
      #546686
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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    1. 30BB 14/242
      #456c8e
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 70BB 14/202
      #5b6988
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
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      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
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      #5a6d86
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
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    1. RAL 5023 / Distant blue
      #49678d
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
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    1. Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
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    1. Stained Glass / 447-6
      #566682
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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    1. Stained Glass 447-6
      #566682
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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    1. Stained Glass C47-5
      #536981
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Blue Odyssey B47-5
      #4a6e96
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
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    1. Blue Heron / 832
      #5d6b86
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  43. Brillux

    1. 57.12.24
      #57688b
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  44. Coronado Paint

    1. 7294 - Blue Monday
      #456b8a
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  45. Disney

    1. ME5-1 Bella Notte
      #4b6d89
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  46. Bristol

    1. Blue Thunder / P114-C6
      #4f6d87
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 14.3%

#516b8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516b8b foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #516b8b">…</p>

#516b8b background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #516b8b">…</p>

#516b8b shadow

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #516b8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5335947
Binary
01010001, 01101011, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#516b8b
LRV
≈ 14.1%
Closest short hex
#468 ΔE = 2.785
RGB
rgb(81, 107, 139)
RGBA
rgba(81, 107, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.327, b: 0.425
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.388%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11441269 / 0xff516b8b
HSL
hsl(213, 26%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 26%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (213.103), saturation: 42% (0.417), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 213.103, saturation: 41.727%, perceived brightness: 40.914%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.627, S: 48.093, L: 44.416
Cubehelix
H: -150.079, S: 0.346, L: 0.403
TSL
T: -1.829, S: 0.115, L: 0.403
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.417), magenta: 23% (0.230), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 13.310, Y: 14.128, Z: 26.447
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.262, Y: 14.128
CIELab
L: 44.416, a: -0.769, b: -20.621
CIELuv
L: 44.416, u: -13.303, v: -29.364
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.416, C: 20.635, H: 267.865
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.416, C: 32.237, H: 245.627
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.587, a: -2.571, b: -15.406
CIECAM02
J: 33.718, C: 29.002, h: 248.578, Q: 114.405, M: 25.362, s: 47.084, H: 305.301
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -3.566, green: 1.302
LMS
L: 11.528, M: 14.779, S: 26.240
YCbCr
Y: 104.367, Cb: 145.896, Cr: 114.314
YCgCo
Y: 108.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: 5.750
YDbDr
Y: 102.874, Db: 54.356, Dr: 41.602
YPbPr
Y: 103.766, Pb: 18.990, Pr: -14.472
xvYCC
Y: 105.117, Cb: 144.681, Cr: 115.287
YIQ
Y: 102.874, I: -25.769, Q: 4.458
YUV
Y: 102.874, U: 17.778, V: -19.190
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/6 ΔE = 2.102
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 4.184

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