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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

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  9. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  11. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  12. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 15.9%

#516bbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516bbd foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #516bbd">…</p>

#516bbd background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #516bbd">…</p>

#516bbd shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<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
LRV
≈ 15.9%
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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