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#5257ab Hex Color Code

#5257ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5257ab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5257ab is comprised of 32.16% red, 34.12% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #5257ab has a hue of 237° (degrees), 35% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.94 nm.

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  1. Deventer Holland - By night
  2. Pylons and transmission power lines on the blue sky background.
  3. Seattle skyline at twilight

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Color Schemes

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#5257ab linear gradient to complementary #bff805

  1. #5257ab
  2. #72709c
  3. #898a8c
  4. #9aa47a
  5. #a9c065
  6. #b5db48
  7. #bff805

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e4698
  2. #454c9e
  3. #4b51a5
  4. #5257ab
  5. #595db1
  6. #5f62b8
  7. #6668be

Tones

  1. #5257ab
  2. #5d5da4
  3. #66649d
  4. #6d6b95
  5. #74718e
  6. #7a7887
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#5257ab to white

  1. #5257ab
  2. #7171b9
  3. #8f8bc7
  4. #aba7d5
  5. #c7c4e3
  6. #e3e1f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5257ab to black

  1. #5257ab
  2. #45498c
  3. #393b6f
  4. #2d2d52
  5. #212038
  6. #15141f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 14 270 / Aquarell 70
      #5458b0
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. ★ 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 8163 C
      #5e549b
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  3. Abet Laminati

    1. ★ Viola Madras 423
      #5a53a3
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  4. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  5. PlaidFX

    1. Neptune / 36862
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Voodoo Violet / 36865
      #615594
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  6. Resene

    1. Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Blue Marguerite V57-089-289
      #6a5bb1
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  7. Dupont

    1. CAS686
      #60559d
      ΔE = 3.171 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  8. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. CF10451
      #485b9b
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  10. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R70B
      #5755bc
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  12. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 40
      #49589c
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. RAL 290 40 35
      #4c5692
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-c1
      #66559e
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 38-c2
      #625297
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 4.115 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Aurora Morn
      #565491
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  15. Plascon

    1. Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Spice Plum P2-C1-4
      #6c54a8
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  16. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Ultra violet 18-3838TCX
      #5d5493
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  18. Delta

    1. Passion / 025900202W
      #6460ab
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Rhythm N Blue / 025510202W
      #384ea2
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6326
      #595693
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 6279
      #614e95
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  20. Crayola

    1. Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  21. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blauviolett / 4264
      #5b4d9a
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-7 Pristine Iris
      #5f5d9b
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  23. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52904
      #624ea2
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  24. Mylands of London

    1. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 4.453 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petulant Pat / KM3072-5
      #565391
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  26. Matthews Paint

    1. Scandinavian Blue / 30493
      #5e5793
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. 4239 Purple Parade 87BB 14/430
      #4c5ea1
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. Riviera Rain / D15
      #595893
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  29. Ressource Peintures

    1. Torres / OROC38
      #425aa0
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  30. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 16RB 13/349
      #625894
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  31. HKS

    1. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  34. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  35. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Påfågelblå 745 / S 4544-R81B
      #644ea9
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  36. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  37. Focoltone

    1. 3404
      #405faa
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 6040
      #6c54a0
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  38. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  40. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue Moon
      #3a58a1
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  41. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  42. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  43. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 9.5%

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#5257ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5257ab foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #5257ab">…</p>

#5257ab background

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

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #5257ab">…</p>

#5257ab shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5257ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5396395
Binary
01010010, 01010111, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#5257ab
LRV
≈ 11.5%
Closest short hex
#55a ΔE = 0.929
RGB
rgb(82, 87, 171)
RGBA
rgba(82, 87, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.256, b: 0.503
RYB
red: 32.157%, yellow: 34.013%, blue: 67.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11380821 / 0xff5257ab
HSL
hsl(237, 35%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 35%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.629), saturation: 52% (0.520), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 236.629, saturation: 52.047%, perceived brightness: 38.796%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.458, S: 51.622, L: 40.491
Cubehelix
H: -125.797, S: 0.653, L: 0.372
TSL
T: -2.815, S: 0.162, L: 0.373
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.520), magenta: 49% (0.491), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.678), magenta: 66% (0.659), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 14.236, Y: 11.550, Z: 39.999
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.176, Y: 11.550
CIELab
L: 40.491, a: 22.039, b: -45.840
CIELuv
L: 40.491, u: -6.654, v: -68.575
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.491, C: 50.863, H: 295.677
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.491, C: 68.897, H: 264.458
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.985, a: 15.301, b: -45.994
CIECAM02
J: 30.217, C: 50.141, h: 271.000, Q: 108.302, M: 43.848, s: 63.629, H: 316.974
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.451, jaune: -8.248, green: -0.192
LMS
L: 8.898, M: 9.833, S: 39.535
YCbCr
Y: 97.680, Cb: 165.616, Cr: 119.841
YCoCg
Y: 106.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 95.081, Db: 114.222, Dr: 24.893
YPbPr
Y: 91.983, Pb: 42.575, Pr: -6.364
xvYCC
Y: 94.997, Cb: 165.399, Cr: 122.410
YIQ
Y: 95.081, I: -29.965, Q: 25.078
YUV
Y: 95.081, U: 37.361, V: -11.476
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.085
Brand Color
Intuit ΔE = 4.116

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