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#516bbd Hex Color Code

#516bbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #516bbd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #516bbd is comprised of 31.76% red, 41.96% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #516bbd has a hue of 226° (degrees), 45% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.99 nm.

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#516bbd linear gradient to complementary #c9d638

  1. #516bbd
  2. #737bab
  3. #8c8c99
  4. #9f9e86
  5. #afb071
  6. #bdc359
  7. #c9d638

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3857a6
  2. #415eae
  3. #4964b5
  4. #516bbd
  5. #5972c5
  6. #6179cc
  7. #687fd4

Tones

  1. #516bbd
  2. #5e6fb4
  3. #6974ab
  4. #7279a2
  5. #7a7d99
  6. #818290
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#516bbd to White

  1. #516bbd
  2. #7282c8
  3. #9099d3
  4. #acb2de
  5. #c8cbe9
  6. #e4e5f4
  7. #ffffff

#516bbd to Black

  1. #516bbd
  2. #45599b
  3. #39477a
  4. #2d365a
  5. #21263d
  6. #151721
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 1.093
    2. 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 2.732
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 1.464
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.884
  4. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.010
    2. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.238
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.259
  6. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.287
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 2.402
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.549
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calico 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.549
  10. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.595
  11. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.802

#516bbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516bbd foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #516bbd">…</p>

#516bbd background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #516bbd">…</p>

#516bbd shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5335997
Binary
01010001, 01101011, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#516bbd
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 2.114
RGB
rgb(81, 107, 189)
RGBA
rgba(81, 107, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.215, g: 0.284, b: 0.501
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11441219 / 0xff516bbd
HSL
hsl(226, 45%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 45%%, 53%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.556), saturation: 57% (0.571), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 225.556, saturation: 57.143%, perceived brightness: 44.289%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.892, S: 61.229, L: 46.892
Cubehelix
H: -136.148, S: 0.684, L: 0.424
TSL
T: -2.339, S: 0.172, L: 0.426
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.571), magenta: 43% (0.434), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 17.833, Y: 15.937, Z: 50.271
xyY
x: 0.212, y: 0.190, Y: 15.937
CIELab
L: 46.892, a: 15.155, b: -46.143
CIELuv
L: 46.892, u: -13.947, v: -71.032
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.892, C: 48.568, H: 288.182
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.892, C: 72.388, H: 258.892
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.922, a: 9.874, b: -46.715
CIECAM02
J: 35.826, C: 51.808, h: 262.159, Q: 117.925, M: 45.305, s: 61.983, H: 312.217
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.404, jaune: -8.201, green: 0.976
LMS
L: 11.751, M: 14.813, S: 49.706
YCbCr
Y: 109.267, Cb: 167.846, Cr: 110.764
YCgCo
Y: 121.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 108.574, Db: 121.006, Dr: 52.452
YPbPr
Y: 107.366, Pb: 43.990, Pr: -16.772
xvYCC
Y: 108.208, Cb: 166.642, Cr: 113.267
YIQ
Y: 108.574, I: -41.832, Q: 20.015
YUV
Y: 108.574, U: 39.578, V: -24.191
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.081
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.376

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