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#536bc1 Hex Color Code

#536bc1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #536bc1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #536bc1 is comprised of 32.55% red, 41.96% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #536bc1 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 47% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.44 nm.

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  1. Thai Royal Crematorium in Bangkok, Thailand
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Color Schemes

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#536bc1 linear gradient to complementary #cadd37

  1. #536bc1
  2. #767caf
  3. #8e8f9c
  4. #a1a189
  5. #b1b573
  6. #bec95a
  7. #cadd37

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3a57aa
  2. #435eb2
  3. #4b64b9
  4. #536bc1
  5. #5b72c9
  6. #6379d0
  7. #6b80d8

Tones

  1. #536bc1
  2. #6170b8
  3. #6c75af
  4. #757aa6
  5. #7d7f9d
  6. #848593
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#536bc1 to white

  1. #536bc1
  2. #7482cc
  3. #9299d6
  4. #aeb2e1
  5. #c9cbeb
  6. #e4e5f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#536bc1 to black

  1. #536bc1
  2. #47599e
  3. #3a477c
  4. #2e365c
  5. #22263e
  6. #151722
  7. #000000 / #000

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#536bc1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#536bc1 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #536bc1">…</p>

#536bc1 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #536bc1">…</p>

#536bc1 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #536bc1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5467073
Binary
01010011, 01101011, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#536bc1
LRV
≈ 16.2%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 1.884
RGB
rgb(83, 107, 193)
RGBA
rgba(83, 107, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.217, g: 0.279, b: 0.504
RYB
red: 32.549%, yellow: 40.275%, blue: 75.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11310143 / 0xff536bc1
HSL
hsl(227, 47%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 47%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.909), saturation: 57% (0.570), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 226.909, saturation: 56.995%, perceived brightness: 44.759%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.724, S: 60.366, L: 47.240
Cubehelix
H: -134.772, S: 0.703, L: 0.428
TSL
T: -2.398, S: 0.172, L: 0.430
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.570), magenta: 45% (0.446), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 18.447, Y: 16.203, Z: 52.597
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.186, Y: 16.203
CIELab
L: 47.240, a: 16.905, b: -47.892
CIELuv
L: 47.240, u: -13.420, v: -74.022
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.240, C: 50.788, H: 289.442
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.240, C: 75.229, H: 259.724
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.253, a: 11.360, b: -49.294
CIECAM02
J: 36.167, C: 53.140, h: 263.267, Q: 118.487, M: 46.470, s: 62.626, H: 312.801
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.416, jaune: -8.530, green: 0.860
LMS
L: 11.937, M: 14.846, S: 52.000
YCbCr
Y: 110.173, Cb: 169.306, Cr: 111.358
YCoCg
Y: 122.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.628, Db: 125.438, Dr: 50.654
YPbPr
Y: 108.080, Pb: 45.760, Pr: -15.956
xvYCC
Y: 108.822, Cb: 168.197, Cr: 113.984
YIQ
Y: 109.628, I: -41.926, Q: 21.683
YUV
Y: 109.628, U: 41.028, V: -23.361
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.080
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.101

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