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#516c74 Hex Color Code

#516c74 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #516c74 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #516c74 is comprised of 31.76% red, 42.35% green and 45.49% blue. In the HSL color space #516c74 has a hue of 194° (degrees), 18% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.24 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#516c74 linear gradient to complementary #705c55

  1. #516c74
  2. #58696f
  3. #5e676a
  4. #636464
  5. #68615f
  6. #6c5f5a
  7. #705c55

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3f5961
  2. #455f67
  3. #4b666e
  4. #516c74
  5. #57727a
  6. #5e7981
  7. #647f88

Tints and Shades

#516c74 to white

  1. #516c74
  2. #6c838a
  3. #889aa0
  4. #a5b3b7
  5. #c2cccf
  6. #e0e5e7
  7. #ffffff

#516c74 to black

  1. #516c74
  2. #445960
  3. #37484d
  4. #2b363a
  5. #1f2628
  6. #131718
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Duron

    1. ★ Riverway
      #506b74
      ΔE = 0.637 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Perfect Storm
      #506b72
      ΔE = 0.674 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Prussian Cadet
      #59707a
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5443
      #4e6b74
      ΔE = 0.771 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 5436
      #516d7b
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7382 - Dusk Blue
      #516e77
      ΔE = 0.914 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Streetwise B51-024-217
      #4f6971
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ DP-316 Federal Blue
      #566f77
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ 530F-6 Heron
      #547079
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Village Blue 70BG 17/116
      #516d78
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Connecticut Blue 90BG 17/090
      #596b75
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  8. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7319-63 Blue Crevice
      #506f79
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 7317-63 Tornado
      #586c70
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ Portsmouth Blue
      #586d74
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. DE 5796 - Before the Storm
      #4d6a77
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Alpine Blue
      #51686f
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Avon Blue
      #556970
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Azalea Leaf C57-5
      #4b6970
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Silent Night D55-5
      #526870
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  12. Sico

    1. ★ 6169-63 Flemish Painter
      #566a72
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Chelsea Blue
      #586c74
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Medium Malchite
      #4e6c79
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Azalea Leaf / PPG1149-6
      #4a6871
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Superstition / PPG1035-6
      #5b6e74
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Azalea Leaf / PPG1149-6
      #4a6871
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Superstition / PPG1035-6
      #5b6e74
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.06.24
      #53696e
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  17. Chrysler

    1. ★ Island Teal
      #4d6c71
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Stratoliner Blue
      #556d79
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Trinity Blue / T10 46L-1
      #50717a
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ Azalea Leaf / T10 49I-1
      #4a6c72
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-32-6 Sleepy Seaport
      #54717b
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 5-34-5 Weathered Blue
      #526c79
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7821 Admiral
      #4c6e74
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Dusk Blue
      #506f7b
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Dusk Blue / 7382
      #506f7b
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Dusk Blue / 7382
      #506f7b
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2021-3
      #586a6f
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Northern Star 26-19
      #506771
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Waterloo - 9141
      #536872
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Smoky Blue - 7604
      #596e79
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  27. Peintures MF

    1. DD454-5
      #4d6e73
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  28. Volkswagen

    1. Brilliant Blue
      #546c78
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Atlas Gray
      #576e7a
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  29. Bristol

    1. Florentine Blue / P221-N6
      #567279
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2215 U
      #536974
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 2182 U
      #556a76
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Ruskin Blue / HL 4270-3
      #596e78
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Before the Storm / 167
      #4d6a77
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Iron Creek / 183
      #50676b
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  33. General Paint

    1. Zydeco / CL 3096A
      #5a6c75
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Azalea Leaf / 454-6
      #496772
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Silent Night / 552-6
      #516772
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 373
      #536f7c
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

#516c74 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516c74 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #516c74">…</p>

#516c74 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #516c74">…</p>

#516c74 shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #516c74">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5336180
Binary
01010001, 01101100, 01110100
Hexadecimal
#516c74
LRV
≈ 13.7%
Closest short hex
#467 ΔE = 4.710
RGB
rgb(81, 108, 116)
RGBA
rgba(81, 108, 116, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.354, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.377%, blue: 0.455%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11441036 / 0xff516c74
HSL
hsl(194, 18%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 18%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (193.714), saturation: 30% (0.302), value: 45% (0.455)
HSP
hue: 193.714, saturation: 30.172%, perceived brightness: 39.882%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 214.755, S: 42.206, L: 43.850
Cubehelix
H: -173.570, S: 0.213, L: 0.395
TSL
T: -1.750, S: 0.095, L: 0.395
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 7% (0.069), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.545)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 55% (0.545)
XYZ
X: 11.907, Y: 13.735, Z: 18.543
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.311, Y: 13.735
CIELab
L: 43.850, a: -7.790, b: -7.669
CIELuv
L: 43.850, u: -13.528, v: -9.386
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.850, C: 10.932, H: 224.552
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.850, C: 16.465, H: 214.755
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.061, a: -7.505, b: -3.723
CIECAM02
J: 33.233, C: 18.476, h: 218.062, Q: 113.579, M: 16.157, s: 37.717, H: 276.836
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.112, jaune: -1.301, green: 1.699
LMS
L: 11.615, M: 15.050, S: 18.458
YCbCr
Y: 102.617, Cb: 135.508, Cr: 115.579
YCgCo
Y: 103.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 100.839, Db: 22.814, Dr: 37.727
YPbPr
Y: 102.825, Pb: 7.105, Pr: -13.868
xvYCC
Y: 104.309, Cb: 134.241, Cr: 115.818
YIQ
Y: 100.839, I: -18.654, Q: -3.220
YUV
Y: 100.839, U: 7.462, V: -17.405
Munsell Color System
2.5B 4/2 ΔE = 2.870
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 9.578

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