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#516dbb Hex Color Code

#516dbb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #516dbb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #516dbb is comprised of 31.76% red, 42.75% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #516dbb has a hue of 224° (degrees), 44% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.62 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#516dbb linear gradient to complementary #c4cc40

  1. #516dbb
  2. #727baa
  3. #898b99
  4. #9b9a86
  5. #abaa73
  6. #b8bb5c
  7. #c4cc40

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3859a4
  2. #4160ac
  3. #4966b3
  4. #516dbb
  5. #5974c3
  6. #617bca
  7. #6982d2

Tones

  1. #516dbb
  2. #5e71b2
  3. #6975aa
  4. #7279a1
  5. #797d98
  6. #80828f
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#516dbb to white

  1. #516dbb
  2. #7283c7
  3. #909bd2
  4. #acb3dd
  5. #c8cce9
  6. #e3e5f4
  7. #ffffff

#516dbb to black

  1. #516dbb
  2. #455a99
  3. #394879
  4. #2d3759
  5. #21263c
  6. #151721
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2386 U
      #5770be
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 18-3946 TPG
      #5a69af
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  13. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

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#516dbb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516dbb foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #516dbb">…</p>

#516dbb background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #516dbb">…</p>

#516dbb shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #516dbb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5336507
Binary
01010001, 01101101, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#516dbb
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#46b ΔE = 3.009
RGB
rgb(81, 109, 187)
RGBA
rgba(81, 109, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.215, g: 0.289, b: 0.496
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.405%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11440709 / 0xff516dbb
HSL
hsl(224, 44%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 44%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.151), saturation: 57% (0.567), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 224.151, saturation: 56.684%, perceived brightness: 44.579%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.914, S: 61.402, L: 47.331
Cubehelix
H: -137.609, S: 0.663, L: 0.428
TSL
T: -2.278, S: 0.170, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.567), magenta: 42% (0.417), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 17.829, Y: 16.273, Z: 49.206
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.195, Y: 16.273
CIELab
L: 47.331, a: 13.240, b: -44.288
CIELuv
L: 47.331, u: -14.587, v: -68.127
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.331, C: 46.225, H: 286.645
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.331, C: 69.672, H: 257.914
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.340, a: 8.295, b: -44.082
CIECAM02
J: 36.240, C: 50.407, h: 260.989, Q: 118.605, M: 44.080, s: 60.964, H: 311.603
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.386, jaune: -7.850, green: 1.085
LMS
L: 12.065, M: 15.380, S: 48.664
YCbCr
Y: 110.079, Cb: 166.386, Cr: 110.170
YCgCo
Y: 121.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 109.520, Db: 116.574, Dr: 54.250
YPbPr
Y: 108.652, Pb: 42.220, Pr: -17.588
xvYCC
Y: 109.313, Cb: 165.087, Cr: 112.550
YIQ
Y: 109.520, I: -41.739, Q: 18.348
YUV
Y: 109.520, U: 38.129, V: -25.021
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.747
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.476

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