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#536ab3 Hex Color Code

#536ab3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #536ab3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #536ab3 is comprised of 32.55% red, 41.57% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #536ab3 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 39% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.21 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#536ab3 linear gradient to complementary #bcc541

  1. #536ab3
  2. #7078a3
  3. #858693
  4. #969682
  5. #a4a570
  6. #b1b55b
  7. #bcc541

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3c579d
  2. #445da4
  3. #4b63ac
  4. #536ab3
  5. #5a71ba
  6. #6277c2
  7. #697ec9

Tones

  1. #536ab3
  2. #5e6eab
  3. #6872a3
  4. #70769b
  5. #777a93
  6. #7d7f8b
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#536ab3 to white

  1. #536ab3
  2. #7281c0
  3. #9099cc
  4. #acb1d9
  5. #c7cbe6
  6. #e3e4f2
  7. #ffffff

#536ab3 to black

  1. #536ab3
  2. #465893
  3. #3a4674
  4. #2d3556
  5. #21253a
  6. #151620
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3946 TPG
      #5a69af
      ΔE = 1.192 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ 18-3945 TPG
      #5065ac
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  12. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  16. Caparol

    1. 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 16.4%

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#536ab3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#536ab3 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #536ab3">…</p>

#536ab3 background

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #536ab3">…</p>

#536ab3 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #536ab3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5466803
Binary
01010011, 01101010, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#536ab3
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 1.866
RGB
rgb(83, 106, 179)
RGBA
rgba(83, 106, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.226, g: 0.288, b: 0.486
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.398%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11310413 / 0xff536ab3
HSL
hsl(226, 39%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 39%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.625), saturation: 54% (0.536), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 225.625, saturation: 53.631%, perceived brightness: 43.506%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.557, S: 56.500, L: 46.178
Cubehelix
H: -136.077, S: 0.610, L: 0.420
TSL
T: -2.342, S: 0.157, L: 0.421
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.536), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 16.855, Y: 15.401, Z: 44.723
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.200, Y: 15.401
CIELab
L: 46.178, a: 12.903, b: -41.466
CIELuv
L: 46.178, u: -12.823, v: -63.350
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.178, C: 43.427, H: 287.284
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.178, C: 64.635, H: 258.557
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.244, a: 7.991, b: -40.099
CIECAM02
J: 35.247, C: 47.582, h: 262.488, Q: 116.968, M: 41.610, s: 59.643, H: 312.390
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.373, jaune: -7.350, green: 0.830
LMS
L: 11.705, M: 14.556, S: 44.241
YCbCr
Y: 108.297, Cb: 163.451, Cr: 112.720
YCgCo
Y: 118.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: -3.250
YDbDr
Y: 107.445, Db: 107.659, Dr: 46.500
YPbPr
Y: 106.357, Pb: 39.145, Pr: -14.858
xvYCC
Y: 107.342, Cb: 162.386, Cr: 114.948
YIQ
Y: 107.445, I: -37.154, Q: 17.849
YUV
Y: 107.445, U: 35.213, V: -21.446
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.774
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.928

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