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#518cbd Hex Color Code

#518cbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #518cbd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #518cbd is comprised of 31.76% red, 54.9% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #518cbd has a hue of 207° (degrees), 45% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.29 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#518cbd linear gradient to complementary #af925f

  1. #518cbd
  2. #6b8dae
  3. #7e8e9e
  4. #8e8f8f
  5. #9a907f
  6. #a5916f
  7. #af925f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3373a2
  2. #3e7bab
  3. #4784b4
  4. #518cbd
  5. #5a95c6
  6. #649dcf
  7. #6da6d8

Tones

  1. #518cbd
  2. #5e8bb4
  3. #698aab
  4. #7289a2
  5. #7a8999
  6. #818890
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#518cbd to white

  1. #518cbd
  2. #729ec8
  3. #90b1d3
  4. #acc4de
  5. #c8d7e9
  6. #e3ebf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#518cbd to black

  1. #518cbd
  2. #45739b
  3. #395b7a
  4. #2d455a
  5. #212f3d
  6. #151b21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 0.766 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Wellspring
      #5d88b0
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 109-13 C
      #498ec0
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. ★ P 109-14 U
      #5d8cb5
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Royal Regatta 4
      #3f87bc
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Blueberry Popover A51-5
      #4d8ebd
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5088b6
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. ★ Peek a Blue / CL 2295D
      #4e8cb8
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-b3
      #488fc0
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 33-b4
      #4387b6
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  14. CIL

    1. ★ Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Ocean Floor
      #5785b2
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Gem / T63-8
      #5988b5
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Blueberry Popover / T10 43C-1
      #418dbe
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Sto

    1. ★ 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Denim Blue
      #588fc3
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  20. Plascon

    1. ★ Westerly B3-C2-1
      #5088b4
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  21. Sikkens

    1. ★ T3.33.46
      #5288b3
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. T8.37.44
      #4e87be
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ 8603 Atlantis
      #5092c3
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #5591be
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Lauderdale Blue
      #5293c5
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6115
      #4b89b4
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 6482
      #398eca
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10419
      #4489c3
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  29. California Paints

    1. DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  30. Chrysler

    1. Light Spectrum Blue
      #6291bc
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Turquoise
      #3e92c8
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  32. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Paradise Lost 26-12
      #5494c4
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 27.0%

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#518cbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#518cbd foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #518cbd">…</p>

#518cbd background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #518cbd">…</p>

#518cbd shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #518cbd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5344445
Binary
01010001, 10001100, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#518cbd
LRV
≈ 24.2%
Closest short hex
#48b ΔE = 1.976
RGB
rgb(81, 140, 189)
RGBA
rgba(81, 140, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.198, g: 0.341, b: 0.461
RYB
red: 31.765%, yellow: 46.728%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11432771 / 0xff518cbd
HSL
hsl(207, 45%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 45%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.222), saturation: 57% (0.571), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 207.222, saturation: 57.143%, perceived brightness: 51.935%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.654, S: 70.707, L: 56.265
Cubehelix
H: -157.214, S: 0.612, L: 0.501
TSL
T: -2.123, S: 0.182, L: 0.502
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.571), magenta: 26% (0.259), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 21.953, Y: 24.178, Z: 51.644
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.247, Y: 24.178
CIELab
L: 56.265, a: -4.710, b: -31.378
CIELuv
L: 56.265, u: -25.664, v: -47.573
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.265, C: 31.730, H: 261.463
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.265, C: 54.054, H: 241.654
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.171, a: -6.354, b: -27.853
CIECAM02
J: 44.878, C: 43.245, h: 241.724, Q: 131.986, M: 37.818, s: 53.528, H: 301.980
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -5.394, green: 2.731
LMS
L: 18.087, M: 25.910, S: 51.181
YCbCr
Y: 125.899, Cb: 158.243, Cr: 98.620
YCgCo
Y: 137.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 127.945, Db: 91.867, Dr: 89.280
YPbPr
Y: 130.961, Pb: 31.285, Pr: -31.754
xvYCC
Y: 128.472, Cb: 155.482, Cr: 100.106
YIQ
Y: 127.945, I: -50.889, Q: 2.770
YUV
Y: 127.945, U: 30.046, V: -41.185
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.048
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 3.311

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