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#516ba4 Hex Color Code

#516ba4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #516ba4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #516ba4 is comprised of 31.76% red, 41.96% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #516ba4 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 34% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.51 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#516ba4 linear gradient to complementary #aaa44b

  1. #516ba4
  2. #687497
  3. #7a7d89
  4. #88867b
  5. #95906c
  6. #a09a5d
  7. #aaa44b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b588f
  2. #435e96
  3. #4a659d
  4. #516ba4
  5. #5872ab
  6. #5f78b2
  7. #667fba

Tones

  1. #516ba4
  2. #5b6e9d
  3. #637096
  4. #6a7390
  5. #707589
  6. #767882
  7. #7b7b7b

Tints and Shades

#516ba4 to white

  1. #516ba4
  2. #6f82b3
  3. #8c99c2
  4. #a9b2d1
  5. #c5cbe0
  6. #e2e5f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#516ba4 to black

  1. #516ba4
  2. #445987
  3. #38476a
  4. #2c364f
  5. #202636
  6. #14171e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 0.933 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  3. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Purple Frenzy
      #5b6299
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  7. Nerolac

    1. ★ Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Ultra Blue - 2377
      #3e75b7
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Mystic Mauve 1 / 69BB 17/324
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 86BB 15/237
      #5a638d
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10444
      #3f63a8
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  12. Resene

    1. Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 3.759 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  14. Ford

    1. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. Caparol

    1. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 2320
      #606c90
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  17. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  18. Chrysler

    1. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Star Sapphire
      #3962a5
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  19. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 3.191 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 3.074 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 3.097 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  26. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  27. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  28. Glidden

    1. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 3.164 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  29. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 3.216 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  30. General Paint

    1. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 3.217 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 3.295 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  31. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.228 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.228 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  33. Brillux

    1. 57.18.24
      #44669b
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 57.15.24
      #4e6793
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 3.278 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 3.283 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  38. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6135
      #3c66a1
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 3.535 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  41. Sikkens

    1. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. U0.30.40
      #456f9e
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  42. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  43. Dulux Australia

    1. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  44. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  47. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  48. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  49. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 4.100 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  50. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  51. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  52. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  53. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  54. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  56. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.182 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  57. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  58. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  59. Benjamin Moore

    1. Mosaic / CC-874
      #3963a4
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  60. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  61. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  62. Alcro

    1. Robin blue
      #50719e
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  63. Duron

    1. Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  64. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  65. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  66. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  67. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  68. Marston & Langinger

    1. Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  69. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  70. Plascon

    1. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  71. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  72. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  73. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  74. Clark+Kensington

    1. Classic Navy / 38D-5
      #466091
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 11.7%

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#516ba4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516ba4 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #516ba4">…</p>

#516ba4 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #516ba4">…</p>

#516ba4 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #516ba4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5335972
Binary
01010001, 01101011, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#516ba4
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 2.505
RGB
rgb(81, 107, 164)
RGBA
rgba(81, 107, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.304, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 31.765%, yellow: 39.529%, blue: 64.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11441244 / 0xff516ba4
HSL
hsl(221, 34%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 34%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.205), saturation: 51% (0.506), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 221.205, saturation: 50.610%, perceived brightness: 42.506%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.929, S: 54.972, L: 45.557
Cubehelix
H: -140.772, S: 0.513, L: 0.414
TSL
T: -2.153, S: 0.144, L: 0.415
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.506), magenta: 35% (0.348), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 15.350, Y: 14.944, Z: 37.190
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.221, Y: 14.944
CIELab
L: 45.557, a: 6.951, b: -33.671
CIELuv
L: 45.557, u: -13.595, v: -50.486
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.557, C: 34.381, H: 281.664
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.557, C: 52.284, H: 254.929
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.658, a: 3.226, b: -29.980
CIECAM02
J: 34.692, C: 40.960, h: 258.426, Q: 116.045, M: 35.819, s: 55.558, H: 310.270
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.313, jaune: -5.914, green: 1.072
LMS
L: 11.628, M: 14.794, S: 36.822
YCbCr
Y: 106.817, Cb: 156.871, Cr: 112.539
YCoCg
Y: 114.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: -0.500
YDbDr
Y: 105.724, Db: 87.681, Dr: 47.027
YPbPr
Y: 105.566, Pb: 31.490, Pr: -15.622
xvYCC
Y: 106.663, Cb: 155.662, Cr: 114.277
YIQ
Y: 105.724, I: -33.801, Q: 12.237
YUV
Y: 105.724, U: 28.678, V: -21.691
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.613
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.037

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