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#523b8d Hex Color Code

#523b8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #523b8d is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #523b8d is comprised of 32.16% red, 23.14% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #523b8d has a hue of 257° (degrees), 41% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 446.26 nm.

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#523b8d linear gradient to complementary #5ec800

  1. #523b8d
  2. #605380
  3. #686a72
  4. #6d8162
  5. #6d9950
  6. #68b038
  7. #5ec800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #442e7f
  2. #483383
  3. #4d3788
  4. #523b8d
  5. #573f92
  6. #5c4497
  7. #60489c

Tones

  1. #523b8d
  2. #574286
  3. #5b4980
  4. #5e5079
  5. #615772
  6. #635d6b
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#523b8d to white

  1. #523b8d
  2. #7059a0
  3. #8c78b3
  4. #a998c6
  5. #c5b9d9
  6. #e2dcec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#523b8d to black

  1. #523b8d
  2. #453274
  3. #38295c
  4. #2c2145
  5. #201830
  6. #150f1b
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Gem V45-098-293
      #4b3c8e
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ Daisy Bush V47-100-299
      #5b3e90
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-b1
      #4b3e91
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 38-b3
      #443784
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 54 12 295 / Velvet 45
      #54408c
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 43/14
      #3c3ca4
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10463
      #4e3b84
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 4.153 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  5. Lascaux

    1. Dioxazine violet deep / 136
      #5c3a93
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Dioxazine violet light / 135
      #54348f
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2098 CP
      #503488
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 8165 C
      #544288
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  7. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 3.415 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6751
      #5b377f
      ΔE = 3.469 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. 6493
      #434080
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  9. Dupont

    1. CAS687
      #433c85
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. CAS703
      #563978
      ΔE = 4.123 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  10. Plascon

    1. Plum Illusion P3-C1-3
      #54308c
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Marvelous Magic P4-C1-3
      #603084
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. S 3050-R60B
      #654491
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. Iris Illusion
      #583e7b
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. Iris Illusion / 7157
      #583e7b
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  14. Berger

    1. Iris Illusion / 7157
      #583e7b
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  15. Focoltone

    1. 2220
      #563c78
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. 3376
      #663a92
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  16. Little Greene

    1. Palatine
      #5a3c79
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Mambo
      #474383
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  17. RAL

    1. RAL 310 30 40
      #553a76
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. RAL 300 30 40
      #413c7b
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  18. Old Citadel

    1. Imperial Purple
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  19. Reaper Master

    1. Deep Amethyst (9079)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  20. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Royal Purple (810)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  21. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Royal Purple (016)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  22. Duron

    1. Izmir Purple
      #563d76
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Valiant Violet
      #49417a
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  23. Dulux

    1. Purple Infusion 2
      #594786
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  24. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C70
      #4a437e
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  26. Brillux

    1. 45.18.27
      #613f7c
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 48.15.27
      #5e4581
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 8.2%

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#523b8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#523b8d foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #523b8d">…</p>

#523b8d background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #523b8d">…</p>

#523b8d shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #523b8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5389197
Binary
01010010, 00111011, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#523b8d
LRV
≈ 6.8%
Closest short hex
#538 ΔE = 2.695
RGB
rgb(82, 59, 141)
RGBA
rgba(82, 59, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.209, b: 0.500
RYB
red: 32.157%, yellow: 23.137%, blue: 55.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11388019 / 0xff523b8d
HSL
hsl(257, 41%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(257, 41%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 257° (256.829), saturation: 58% (0.582), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 256.829, saturation: 58.156%, perceived brightness: 31.176%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 273.543, S: 55.884, L: 31.450
Cubehelix
H: -108.584, S: 0.646, L: 0.294
TSL
T: -3.666, S: 0.176, L: 0.295
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.418), magenta: 58% (0.582), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.678), magenta: 77% (0.769), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 9.850, Y: 6.845, Z: 25.996
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.160, Y: 6.845
CIELab
L: 31.450, a: 30.329, b: -42.263
CIELuv
L: 31.450, u: 3.670, v: -59.277
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.450, C: 52.019, H: 305.664
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.450, C: 59.391, H: 273.543
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.162, a: 21.421, b: -40.601
CIECAM02
J: 23.035, C: 46.817, h: 286.840, Q: 94.560, M: 40.941, s: 65.800, H: 326.054
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.506, jaune: -7.773, green: -2.114
LMS
L: 5.937, M: 4.847, S: 25.687
YCbCr
Y: 80.628, Cb: 160.594, Cr: 132.275
YCoCg
Y: 85.250, Cg: -26.250, Co: 5.750
YDbDr
Y: 75.225, Db: 98.956, Dr: -12.865
YPbPr
Y: 69.803, Pb: 38.355, Pr: 7.728
xvYCC
Y: 75.948, Cb: 161.692, Cr: 134.789
YIQ
Y: 75.225, I: -12.642, Q: 30.377
YUV
Y: 75.225, U: 32.369, V: 5.944
Munsell Color System
2.5P 3/10 ΔE = 3.786
Brand Color
Twitch.tv ΔE = 5.672

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