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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.

Color Variations

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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

#516ba4 to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 0.812 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 0.865 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 0.933 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  4. Disney

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

    1. ★ Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Mystic Mauve 1
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ Martian Skies 3
      #526c9d
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 590B-6 Flying Fish
      #476ca3
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3506 U
      #5671a9
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 7683 C
      #426da9
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  14. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  17. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  18. Resene

    1. Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  20. Ford

    1. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  21. Caparol

    1. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 67 14 246 / Lago 80
      #4470b0
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Sheer Delight / T08 24-4
      #5571af
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  25. Chrysler

    1. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  26. Laura Ashley

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

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

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#516ba4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516ba4 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #516ba4">…</p>

#516ba4 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #516ba4">…</p>

#516ba4 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 0.318%, yellow: 0.395%, blue: 0.643%
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
YCgCo
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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