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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

#516eb5 to black

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

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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
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  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. PPG Pittsburgh 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%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#516eb5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516eb5 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #516eb5">…</p>

#516eb5 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #516eb5">…</p>

#516eb5 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<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: 0.318%, yellow: 0.406%, blue: 0.710%
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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