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#536b9d Hex Color Code

#536b9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #536b9d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #536b9d is comprised of 32.55% red, 41.96% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #536b9d has a hue of 221° (degrees), 31% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.14 nm.

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#536b9d linear gradient to complementary #a1994f

  1. #536b9d
  2. #667291
  3. #767985
  4. #838178
  5. #8e896c
  6. #98915e
  7. #a1994f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e5888
  2. #455e8f
  3. #4c6596
  4. #536b9d
  5. #5a72a4
  6. #6178ab
  7. #687fb2

Tones

  1. #536b9d
  2. #5b6d97
  3. #626f91
  4. #68718b
  5. #6e7484
  6. #73767e
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#536b9d to white

  1. #536b9d
  2. #7082ad
  3. #8d99bd
  4. #a9b2cd
  5. #c5cbde
  6. #e2e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#536b9d to black

  1. #536b9d
  2. #465981
  3. #394766
  4. #2d364c
  5. #202634
  6. #14171d
  7. #000000

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#536b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#536b9d foreground

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="color: #536b9d">…</p>

#536b9d background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #536b9d">…</p>

#536b9d shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #536b9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5467037
Binary
01010011, 01101011, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#536b9d
LRV
≈ 14.8%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 2.197
RGB
rgb(83, 107, 157)
RGBA
rgba(83, 107, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.308, b: 0.452
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.397%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11310179 / 0xff536b9d
HSL
hsl(221, 31%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 31%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.541), saturation: 47% (0.471), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 220.541, saturation: 47.134%, perceived brightness: 42.219%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.906, S: 50.918, L: 45.342
Cubehelix
H: -141.504, S: 0.456, L: 0.413
TSL
T: -2.125, S: 0.131, L: 0.414
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 14.909, Y: 14.788, Z: 33.960
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.232, Y: 14.788
CIELab
L: 45.342, a: 5.247, b: -29.871
CIELuv
L: 45.342, u: -12.803, v: -44.376
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.342, C: 30.329, H: 279.962
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.342, C: 46.186, H: 253.906
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.455, a: 1.908, b: -25.442
CIECAM02
J: 34.553, C: 37.298, h: 257.766, Q: 115.813, M: 32.616, s: 53.069, H: 309.929
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.285, jaune: -5.232, green: 1.011
LMS
L: 11.763, M: 14.820, S: 33.643
YCbCr
Y: 106.645, Cb: 153.502, Cr: 113.914
YCgCo
Y: 113.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 105.524, Db: 77.450, Dr: 42.842
YPbPr
Y: 105.488, Pb: 27.760, Pr: -14.300
xvYCC
Y: 106.596, Cb: 152.385, Cr: 115.438
YIQ
Y: 105.524, I: -30.360, Q: 10.482
YUV
Y: 105.524, U: 25.332, V: -19.760
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 1.955
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.843

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