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#536bbe Hex Color Code

#536bbe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #536bbe is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #536bbe is comprised of 32.55% red, 41.96% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #536bbe has a hue of 227° (degrees), 45% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.63 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#536bbe linear gradient to complementary #c8d73a

  1. #536bbe
  2. #757bad
  3. #8c8d9a
  4. #9f9f87
  5. #afb173
  6. #bcc45a
  7. #c8d73a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b57a7
  2. #435eaf
  3. #4b64b6
  4. #536bbe
  5. #5b72c6
  6. #6379cd
  7. #6a80d5

Tones

  1. #536bbe
  2. #6070b5
  3. #6b75ad
  4. #747aa4
  5. #7c7f9b
  6. #838492
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#536bbe to white

  1. #536bbe
  2. #7482c9
  3. #9199d4
  4. #adb2df
  5. #c9cbea
  6. #e4e5f4
  7. #ffffff

#536bbe to black

  1. #536bbe
  2. #47599c
  3. #3a477a
  4. #2e365b
  5. #22263d
  6. #151721
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  4. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  5. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  7. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  10. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 14.9%

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#536bbe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#536bbe foreground

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #536bbe">…</p>

#536bbe background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #536bbe">…</p>

#536bbe shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #536bbe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5467070
Binary
01010011, 01101011, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#536bbe
LRV
≈ 16.1%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 1.939
RGB
rgb(83, 107, 190)
RGBA
rgba(83, 107, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.282, b: 0.500
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.402%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11310146 / 0xff536bbe
HSL
hsl(227, 45%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 45%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.542), saturation: 56% (0.563), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 226.542, saturation: 56.316%, perceived brightness: 44.533%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.430, S: 59.639, L: 47.067
Cubehelix
H: -135.142, S: 0.682, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -2.382, S: 0.169, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 56% (0.563), magenta: 44% (0.437), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 18.116, Y: 16.071, Z: 50.853
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.189, Y: 16.071
CIELab
L: 47.067, a: 15.907, b: -46.436
CIELuv
L: 47.067, u: -13.364, v: -71.620
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.067, C: 49.085, H: 288.909
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.067, C: 72.856, H: 259.430
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.088, a: 10.511, b: -47.148
CIECAM02
J: 36.020, C: 51.916, h: 263.036, Q: 118.246, M: 45.400, s: 61.963, H: 312.680
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.406, jaune: -8.261, green: 0.862
LMS
L: 11.921, M: 14.844, S: 50.281
YCbCr
Y: 109.879, Cb: 167.989, Cr: 111.571
YCgCo
Y: 121.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: -6.000
YDbDr
Y: 109.286, Db: 121.439, Dr: 50.003
YPbPr
Y: 107.864, Pb: 44.260, Pr: -15.818
xvYCC
Y: 108.636, Cb: 166.879, Cr: 114.105
YIQ
Y: 109.286, I: -40.962, Q: 20.749
YUV
Y: 109.286, U: 39.720, V: -23.061
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.490
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.346

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