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#516ec9 Hex Color Code

#516ec9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #516ec9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #516ec9 is comprised of 31.76% red, 43.14% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #516ec9 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 53% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.82 nm.

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#516ec9 linear gradient to complementary #d5e733

  1. #516ec9
  2. #7880b6
  3. #9394a2
  4. #a8a88d
  5. #b9bc76
  6. #c8d15b
  7. #d5e733

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #365ab1
  2. #3f60b9
  3. #4867c1
  4. #516ec9
  5. #5975d1
  6. #627cd9
  7. #6a83e1

Tones

  1. #516ec9
  2. #6073bf
  3. #6d78b5
  4. #777dab
  5. #7f82a1
  6. #878897
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#516ec9 to white

  1. #516ec9
  2. #7484d2
  3. #929bdc
  4. #aeb3e5
  5. #c9ccee
  6. #e4e5f6
  7. #ffffff

#516ec9 to black

  1. #516ec9
  2. #455ba4
  3. #394981
  4. #2e3760
  5. #222740
  6. #151723
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 U
      #5368c2
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 16.1%

#516ec9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#516ec9 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #516ec9">…</p>

#516ec9 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #516ec9">…</p>

#516ec9 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #516ec9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5336777
Binary
01010001, 01101110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#516ec9
LRV
≈ 17.1%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 3.195
RGB
rgb(81, 110, 201)
RGBA
rgba(81, 110, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.281, b: 0.513
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.409%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11440439 / 0xff516ec9
HSL
hsl(226, 53%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 53%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.500), saturation: 60% (0.597), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 225.500, saturation: 59.701%, perceived brightness: 45.851%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.150, S: 64.782, L: 48.407
Cubehelix
H: -136.206, S: 0.755, L: 0.437
TSL
T: -2.337, S: 0.184, L: 0.438
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.597), magenta: 45% (0.453), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 19.508, Y: 17.117, Z: 57.523
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.182, Y: 17.117
CIELab
L: 48.407, a: 17.323, b: -50.634
CIELuv
L: 48.407, u: -15.090, v: -78.729
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.407, C: 53.515, H: 288.887
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.407, C: 80.162, H: 259.150
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.372, a: 11.767, b: -53.475
CIECAM02
J: 37.183, C: 55.779, h: 261.888, Q: 120.139, M: 48.778, s: 63.719, H: 312.074
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.429, jaune: -9.018, green: 1.121
LMS
L: 12.307, M: 15.680, S: 56.859
YCbCr
Y: 111.955, Cb: 172.241, Cr: 108.808
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -9.750
YDbDr
Y: 111.703, Db: 134.353, Dr: 58.404
YPbPr
Y: 110.375, Pb: 48.835, Pr: -18.686
xvYCC
Y: 110.793, Cb: 170.898, Cr: 111.586
YIQ
Y: 111.703, I: -46.511, Q: 22.181
YUV
Y: 111.703, U: 43.944, V: -26.936
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.260
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.056

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