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#536cc3 Hex Color Code

#536cc3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #536cc3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #536cc3 is comprised of 32.55% red, 42.35% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #536cc3 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 48% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.53 nm.

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

#536cc3 linear gradient to complementary #cddf37

  1. #536cc3
  2. #777db1
  3. #8f909e
  4. #a3a38a
  5. #b3b674
  6. #c1cb5b
  7. #cddf37

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3a58ac
  2. #425fb4
  3. #4b65bb
  4. #536cc3
  5. #5b73cb
  6. #637ad3
  7. #6b81da

Tones

  1. #536cc3
  2. #6171ba
  3. #6c76b1
  4. #767ba7
  5. #7e809e
  6. #858695
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#536cc3 to white

  1. #536cc3
  2. #7483cd
  3. #929ad8
  4. #aeb2e2
  5. #c9cbec
  6. #e4e5f5
  7. #ffffff

#536cc3 to black

  1. #536cc3
  2. #4759a0
  3. #3a487d
  4. #2e365d
  5. #22263e
  6. #151722
  7. #000000

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  1. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 U
      #5368c2
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  7. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

#536cc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#536cc3 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #536cc3">…</p>

#536cc3 background

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #536cc3">…</p>

#536cc3 shadow

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

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #536cc3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5467331
Binary
01010011, 01101100, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#536cc3
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 2.271
RGB
rgb(83, 108, 195)
RGBA
rgba(83, 108, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.215, g: 0.280, b: 0.505
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.406%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11309885 / 0xff536cc3
HSL
hsl(227, 48%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 48%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.607), saturation: 57% (0.574), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 226.607, saturation: 57.436%, perceived brightness: 45.126%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.587, S: 61.152, L: 47.627
Cubehelix
H: -135.076, S: 0.713, L: 0.432
TSL
T: -2.385, S: 0.174, L: 0.433
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.574), magenta: 45% (0.446), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 18.777, Y: 16.503, Z: 53.815
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.185, Y: 16.503
CIELab
L: 47.627, a: 16.949, b: -48.427
CIELuv
L: 47.627, u: -13.781, v: -74.994
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.627, C: 51.307, H: 289.290
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.627, C: 76.250, H: 259.587
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.624, a: 11.414, b: -50.106
CIECAM02
J: 36.518, C: 53.664, h: 262.980, Q: 119.060, M: 46.928, s: 62.782, H: 312.650
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.418, jaune: -8.624, green: 0.911
LMS
L: 12.110, M: 15.130, S: 53.202
YCbCr
Y: 110.873, Cb: 169.893, Cr: 110.848
YCgCo
Y: 123.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -7.250
YDbDr
Y: 110.443, Db: 127.221, Dr: 52.204
YPbPr
Y: 108.939, Pb: 46.375, Pr: -16.502
xvYCC
Y: 109.559, Cb: 168.737, Cr: 113.504
YIQ
Y: 110.443, I: -42.843, Q: 21.782
YUV
Y: 110.443, U: 41.611, V: -24.076
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.379
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.807

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