Encycolorpedia

#536ab8 Hex Color Code

#536ab8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #536ab8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #536ab8 is comprised of 32.55% red, 41.57% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #536ab8 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 42% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.82 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#536ab8 linear gradient to complementary #c2ce3d

  1. #536ab8
  2. #7279a7
  3. #888996
  4. #9a9a84
  5. #a9ab71
  6. #b6bc5a
  7. #c2ce3d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b56a2
  2. #435da9
  3. #4b63b1
  4. #536ab8
  5. #5b71bf
  6. #6277c7
  7. #6a7ecf

Tones

  1. #536ab8
  2. #5f6eb0
  3. #6973a8
  4. #72789f
  5. #7a7c97
  6. #80818f
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#536ab8 to white

  1. #536ab8
  2. #7381c4
  3. #9099d0
  4. #acb1dc
  5. #c8cbe8
  6. #e4e4f3
  7. #ffffff

#536ab8 to black

  1. #536ab8
  2. #465897
  3. #3a4677
  4. #2e3558
  5. #21253b
  6. #151621
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 0.994 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 6284
      #4d63b1
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  8. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

#536ab8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#536ab8 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #536ab8">…</p>

#536ab8 background

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="background-color: #536ab8">…</p>

#536ab8 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #536ab8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5466808
Binary
01010011, 01101010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#536ab8
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 2.132
RGB
rgb(83, 106, 184)
RGBA
rgba(83, 106, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.223, g: 0.284, b: 0.493
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.399%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11310408 / 0xff536ab8
HSL
hsl(226, 42%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 42%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.337), saturation: 55% (0.549), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 226.337, saturation: 54.891%, perceived brightness: 43.871%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.153, S: 57.797, L: 46.454
Cubehelix
H: -135.350, S: 0.645, L: 0.422
TSL
T: -2.373, S: 0.163, L: 0.424
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.549), magenta: 42% (0.424), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 17.370, Y: 15.607, Z: 47.435
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.194, Y: 15.607
CIELab
L: 46.454, a: 14.545, b: -43.936
CIELuv
L: 46.454, u: -12.918, v: -67.418
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.454, C: 46.281, H: 288.317
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.454, C: 68.644, H: 259.153
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.505, a: 9.352, b: -43.538
CIECAM02
J: 35.480, C: 49.712, h: 262.996, Q: 117.355, M: 43.473, s: 60.863, H: 312.658
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.390, jaune: -7.805, green: 0.817
LMS
L: 11.730, M: 14.560, S: 46.912
YCbCr
Y: 108.787, Cb: 165.646, Cr: 112.365
YCgCo
Y: 119.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: -4.500
YDbDr
Y: 108.015, Db: 114.324, Dr: 47.585
YPbPr
Y: 106.717, Pb: 41.645, Pr: -15.088
xvYCC
Y: 107.651, Cb: 164.582, Cr: 114.746
YIQ
Y: 108.015, I: -38.760, Q: 19.405
YUV
Y: 108.015, U: 37.393, V: -21.946
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.478
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.469

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue