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#516eb5 Hex Color Code

#516eb5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #516eb5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #516eb5 is comprised of 31.76% red, 43.14% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #516eb5 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 40% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.44 nm.

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#516eb5 linear gradient to complementary #bfc145

  1. #516eb5
  2. #6f7ba5
  3. #858895
  4. #979684
  5. #a6a472
  6. #b3b25e
  7. #bfc145

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #395a9f
  2. #4161a6
  3. #4967ad
  4. #516eb5
  5. #5975bd
  6. #607cc4
  7. #6883cc

Tones

  1. #516eb5
  2. #5d71ad
  3. #6775a4
  4. #6f789c
  5. #777c94
  6. #7d7f8b
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#516eb5 to white

  1. #516eb5
  2. #7184c1
  3. #8f9bce
  4. #abb3da
  5. #c7cce6
  6. #e3e5f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#516eb5 to black

  1. #516eb5
  2. #455b94
  3. #394975
  4. #2d3757
  5. #21273a
  6. #151720
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 0.556 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 0.909 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 0.909 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 0.909 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  8. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2125 CP
      #5670af
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ 18-3946 TCX
      #5f6db0
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  12. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  14. Caparol

    1. 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  18. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  23. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  26. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 17.0%

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#516eb5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516eb5 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #516eb5">…</p>

#516eb5 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #516eb5">…</p>

#516eb5 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #516eb5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5336757
Binary
01010001, 01101110, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#516eb5
LRV
≈ 16.2%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 3.194
RGB
rgb(81, 110, 181)
RGBA
rgba(81, 110, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.296, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 31.765%, yellow: 40.581%, blue: 70.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11440459 / 0xff516eb5
HSL
hsl(223, 40%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 40%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.600), saturation: 55% (0.552), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 222.600, saturation: 55.249%, perceived brightness: 44.366%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.636, S: 60.346, L: 47.283
Cubehelix
H: -139.258, S: 0.618, L: 0.428
TSL
T: -2.212, S: 0.163, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.552), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 17.307, Y: 16.236, Z: 45.929
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.204, Y: 16.236
CIELab
L: 47.283, a: 10.628, b: -40.885
CIELuv
L: 47.283, u: -14.861, v: -62.558
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.283, C: 42.244, H: 284.572
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.283, C: 64.299, H: 256.636
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.294, a: 6.154, b: -39.376
CIECAM02
J: 36.218, C: 47.590, h: 259.656, Q: 118.569, M: 41.617, s: 59.245, H: 310.908
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.360, jaune: -7.221, green: 1.158
LMS
L: 12.199, M: 15.664, S: 45.439
YCbCr
Y: 109.995, Cb: 163.461, Cr: 110.228
YCgCo
Y: 120.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: -4.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.423, Db: 107.693, Dr: 54.064
YPbPr
Y: 108.935, Pb: 38.835, Pr: -17.766
xvYCC
Y: 109.556, Cb: 162.114, Cr: 112.394
YIQ
Y: 109.423, I: -40.085, Q: 15.958
YUV
Y: 109.423, U: 35.224, V: -24.936
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.469
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 4.808

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