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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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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#536b9d to black

  1. #536b9d
  2. #465981
  3. #394766
  4. #2d364c
  5. #202634
  6. #14171d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 3
      #526c9d
      ΔE = 0.633 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Mystic Mauve 1
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 0.757 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7686 UP
      #4e6a9d
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. P 106-7 U
      #4e70a3
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 1.232 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b5
      #5a6e9c
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  14. New Look

    1. ★ Rock Star / G38-02
      #4d6797
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 590B-6 Flying Fish
      #476ca3
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  18. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  19. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  21. Brillux

    1. 57.15.24
      #4e6793
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  22. Sikkens

    1. U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  23. General Paint

    1. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  25. Plascon

    1. Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  26. Caparol

    1. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 15.7%

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#536b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#536b9d foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #536b9d">…</p>

#536b9d background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<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: 32.549%, yellow: 39.656%, blue: 61.569%
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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