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#517ad3 Hex Color Code

#517ad3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #517ad3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #517ad3 is comprised of 31.76% red, 47.84% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #517ad3 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 60% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.56 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#517ad3 linear gradient to complementary #d4d74d

  1. #517ad3
  2. #7888c0
  3. #9297ac
  4. #a7a698
  5. #b8b682
  6. #c7c66a
  7. #d4d74d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3364b9
  2. #3d6bc2
  3. #4772ca
  4. #517ad3
  5. #5a82dc
  6. #6489e4
  7. #6d91ed

Tones

  1. #517ad3
  2. #627ec8
  3. #6f82bd
  4. #7a86b3
  5. #838aa8
  6. #8b8e9d
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#517ad3 to white

  1. #517ad3
  2. #748fdb
  3. #93a4e2
  4. #afbaea
  5. #cad0f1
  6. #e5e7f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#517ad3 to black

  1. #517ad3
  2. #4565ac
  3. #3a5087
  4. #2e3d64
  5. #222a43
  6. #161824
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R80B
      #4d79d3
      ΔE = 0.540 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Spa Bleu B5-B1-4
      #507cd4
      ΔE = 0.792 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727
      #4f78d6
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 17-4037 TPG
      #5f7dbe
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  5. Caparol

    1. 70 18 260 / Lazur 145
      #5874cc
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  7. Ford

    1. Blue
      #287cd7
      ΔE = 3.539 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Champlaine Blue
      #4c7eed
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  11. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 4.299 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 37-a
      #607dbd
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4f7ec1
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  14. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 6039
      #4276be
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  16. Duron

    1. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Montana Blue
      #3f74c2
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  19. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Blue Iolite MQ4-25
      #577ebf
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  20. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  23. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. U4.35.45
      #527bbc
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Saxon Blue / T62-8
      #5d7fbe
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  25. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  27. Green Planet Paints

    1. Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

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#517ad3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#517ad3 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #517ad3">…</p>

#517ad3 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #517ad3">…</p>

#517ad3 shadow

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

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #517ad3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5339859
Binary
01010001, 01111010, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#517ad3
LRV
≈ 20.4%
Closest short hex
#57c ΔE = 1.319
RGB
rgb(81, 122, 211)
RGBA
rgba(81, 122, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.196, g: 0.295, b: 0.510
RYB
red: 31.765%, yellow: 43.988%, blue: 82.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11437357 / 0xff517ad3
HSL
hsl(221, 60%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 60%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.077), saturation: 62% (0.616), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 221.077, saturation: 61.611%, perceived brightness: 49.253%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.443, S: 69.652, L: 52.253
Cubehelix
H: -140.913, S: 0.782, L: 0.469
TSL
T: -2.147, S: 0.192, L: 0.470
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.616), magenta: 42% (0.422), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 22.107, Y: 20.370, Z: 64.382
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.191, Y: 20.370
CIELab
L: 52.253, a: 13.299, b: -50.190
CIELuv
L: 52.253, u: -19.053, v: -79.018
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.253, C: 51.922, H: 284.840
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.253, C: 81.282, H: 256.443
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.133, a: 8.450, b: -52.985
CIECAM02
J: 40.824, C: 56.423, h: 258.001, Q: 125.883, M: 49.341, s: 62.607, H: 310.051
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.400, jaune: -8.886, green: 1.686
LMS
L: 14.495, M: 19.416, S: 63.657
YCbCr
Y: 118.983, Cb: 173.139, Cr: 103.682
YCoCg
Y: 134.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: -12.250
YDbDr
Y: 119.887, Db: 137.087, Dr: 73.966
YPbPr
Y: 119.675, Pb: 49.215, Pr: -24.594
xvYCC
Y: 118.780, Cb: 171.232, Cr: 106.396
YIQ
Y: 119.887, I: -53.017, Q: 19.021
YUV
Y: 119.887, U: 44.838, V: -34.116
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.893
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.053

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