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#536aa8 Hex Color Code

#536aa8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #536aa8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #536aa8 is comprised of 32.55% red, 41.57% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #536aa8 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 34% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.26 nm.

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#536aa8 linear gradient to complementary #b3b148

  1. #536aa8
  2. #6c759a
  3. #7f808c
  4. #8f8c7d
  5. #9c986d
  6. #a8a45c
  7. #b3b148

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3d5793
  2. #455d9a
  3. #4c64a1
  4. #536aa8
  5. #5a71af
  6. #6177b6
  7. #687ebe

Tones

  1. #536aa8
  2. #5d6da1
  3. #65709a
  4. #6c7493
  5. #73778c
  6. #797b85
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#536aa8 to White

  1. #536aa8
  2. #7181b6
  3. #8e99c5
  4. #aab1d3
  5. #c6cbe2
  6. #e3e4f0
  7. #ffffff

#536aa8 to Black

  1. #536aa8
  2. #46588a
  3. #39466d
  4. #2d3551
  5. #212537
  6. #15161f
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 0.920 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  13. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  14. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calico 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Sheer Delight / T08 24-4
      #5571af
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  20. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  21. California Paints

    1. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  23. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 17.2%

#536aa8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#536aa8 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #536aa8">…</p>

#536aa8 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #536aa8">…</p>

#536aa8 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #536aa8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5466792
Binary
01010011, 01101010, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#536aa8
LRV
≈ 15.0%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 2.279
RGB
rgb(83, 106, 168)
RGBA
rgba(83, 106, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.297, b: 0.471
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.396%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11310424 / 0xff536aa8
HSL
hsl(224, 34%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 34%%, 49%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.765), saturation: 51% (0.506), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 223.765, saturation: 50.595%, perceived brightness: 42.730%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.912, S: 53.536, L: 45.597
Cubehelix
H: -138.016, S: 0.534, L: 0.415
TSL
T: -2.262, S: 0.144, L: 0.416
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.506), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 15.787, Y: 14.973, Z: 39.096
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.214, Y: 14.973
CIELab
L: 45.597, a: 9.340, b: -35.950
CIELuv
L: 45.597, u: -12.620, v: -54.281
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.597, C: 37.144, H: 284.563
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.597, C: 55.729, H: 256.912
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.695, a: 5.108, b: -32.818
CIECAM02
J: 34.755, C: 42.718, h: 260.967, Q: 116.150, M: 37.356, s: 56.711, H: 311.591
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.332, jaune: -6.340, green: 0.876
LMS
L: 11.652, M: 14.548, S: 38.698
YCbCr
Y: 107.219, Cb: 158.622, Cr: 113.501
YCgCo
Y: 115.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: -0.500
YDbDr
Y: 106.191, Db: 92.996, Dr: 44.113
YPbPr
Y: 105.565, Pb: 33.645, Pr: -14.352
xvYCC
Y: 106.662, Cb: 157.555, Cr: 115.393
YIQ
Y: 106.191, I: -33.620, Q: 14.427
YUV
Y: 106.191, U: 30.417, V: -20.346
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 1.722
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.947

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