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#51a1e6 Hex Color Code

#51a1e6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #51a1e6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #51a1e6 is comprised of 31.76% red, 63.14% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #51a1e6 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 75% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.28 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#51a1e6 linear gradient to complementary #c6ab71

  1. #51a1e6
  2. #75a2d3
  3. #8da4bf
  4. #9fa5ac
  5. #aea799
  6. #bba985
  7. #c6ab71

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2684c6
  2. #368dd1
  3. #4497db
  4. #51a1e6
  5. #5dabf1
  6. #69b5fc
  7. #75bfff

Tones

  1. #51a1e6
  2. #66a0da
  3. #759fcd
  4. #819ec1
  5. #8c9db4
  6. #949da8
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#51a1e6 to white

  1. #51a1e6
  2. #77b0ea
  3. #96bfef
  4. #b2cff3
  5. #ccdff7
  6. #e6effb
  7. #ffffff

#51a1e6 to black

  1. #51a1e6
  2. #4684bc
  3. #3b6893
  4. #2f4e6c
  5. #233548
  6. #161d26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-R90B
      #4e9eea
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2171 C
      #489fdf
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 2191 U
      #42a4e4
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ By the Shore / 36D-3
      #4c9be1
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Windjammer / 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  5. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1555-R80B
      #649dda
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. Bubbling Fountain
      #67a2dc
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Rolling Sea
      #3e9be7
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  7. Chrysler

    1. Rackham Blue
      #689fd8
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  8. Fender

    1. 29 / Blue Agave
      #4c9deb
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  10. Glidden

    1. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  11. Brillux

    1. 60.21.18
      #639dd5
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  12. Plascon

    1. Tropic Breeze B3-B2-1
      #5ca0d8
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  13. Berger

    1. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. Breathtaking Blue
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  16. Caparol

    1. 80 15 246 / Lago 115
      #689cdc
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

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#51a1e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#51a1e6 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #51a1e6">…</p>

#51a1e6 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #51a1e6">…</p>

#51a1e6 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #51a1e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5349862
Binary
01010001, 10100001, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#51a1e6
LRV
≈ 32.9%
Closest short hex
#59d ΔE = 2.910
RGB
rgb(81, 161, 230)
RGBA
rgba(81, 161, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.172, g: 0.341, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 0.318%, yellow: 0.522%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11427354 / 0xff51a1e6
HSL
hsl(208, 75%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 75%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.785), saturation: 65% (0.648), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 207.785, saturation: 64.783%, perceived brightness: 59.742%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.288, S: 79.304, L: 64.120
Cubehelix
H: -156.523, S: 0.860, L: 0.567
TSL
T: -2.142, S: 0.217, L: 0.568
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.648), magenta: 30% (0.300), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 30.416, Y: 32.949, Z: 79.604
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.230, Y: 32.949
CIELab
L: 64.120, a: -3.346, b: -42.035
CIELuv
L: 64.120, u: -32.078, v: -66.618
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.120, C: 42.168, H: 265.449
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.120, C: 73.939, H: 244.288
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.401, a: -5.869, b: -42.043
CIECAM02
J: 52.964, C: 54.026, h: 243.400, Q: 143.384, M: 47.245, s: 57.402, H: 302.782
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.284, jaune: -7.265, green: 3.407
LMS
L: 23.516, M: 35.016, S: 78.822
YCbCr
Y: 140.501, Cb: 170.131, Cr: 87.981
YCgCo
Y: 158.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 144.946, Db: 127.977, Dr: 121.613
YPbPr
Y: 148.928, Pb: 43.700, Pr: -43.174
xvYCC
Y: 143.903, Cb: 166.387, Cr: 90.075
YIQ
Y: 144.946, I: -69.824, Q: 4.552
YUV
Y: 144.946, U: 41.856, V: -56.101
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.613
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 3.226

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