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#537bab Hex Color Code

#537bab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #537bab is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #537bab is comprised of 32.55% red, 48.24% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #537bab has a hue of 213° (degrees), 35% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.2 nm.

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#537bab linear gradient to complementary #a99355

  1. #537bab
  2. #697f9d
  3. #7b828f
  4. #898681
  5. #958a73
  6. #9f8f65
  7. #a99355

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b6593
  2. #436c9b
  3. #4b74a3
  4. #537bab
  5. #5b82b3
  6. #638abb
  7. #6b92c3

Tones

  1. #537bab
  2. #5d7ca4
  3. #667c9c
  4. #6d7d95
  5. #747e8e
  6. #7a7e86
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#537bab to white

  1. #537bab
  2. #7290b9
  3. #8ea5c7
  4. #abbbd5
  5. #c7d1e3
  6. #e3e8f1
  7. #ffffff

#537bab to black

  1. #537bab
  2. #46668c
  3. #39516f
  4. #2d3d52
  5. #212a38
  6. #15191f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.520 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 107-4 C
      #547aa8
      ΔE = 0.626 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ 17-4027 TPG
      #5d7aa5
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6122
      #4b79ac
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 6128
      #4b75a9
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cenote Hac-51
      #4d7cb2
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Sapphire - 6963
      #4d78ac
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Corniche / CL 2355A
      #5978a7
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ King's Robe A46-5
      #5c7aa9
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. ★ Blueberry Bush B48-5
      #4879af
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #4e77a6
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  10. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 18/276
      #5678a2
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Blue Seduction 1
      #4280b6
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-c4
      #4678ab
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ 34-c3
      #4b7fb5
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  13. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Harbor Blue
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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    1. ★ Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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    1. ★ Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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    1. ★ Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Blueberry Bush / T10 40F-1
      #4579b2
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
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    1. ★ 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. ★ 4182 Portuguese Blue 45BB 22/347
      #437ab0
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7270 - Harbor Blue
      #547ba4
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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    1. ★ Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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    1. ★ 57.18.21
      #5479af
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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      #497fb5
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
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      #5981af
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
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      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Blue
      #567da4
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
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    1. ★ T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
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    1. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 7213D Pharaoh's Purple
      #4e77ae
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      #4679b1
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  28. CIL

    1. Champion Blue
      #447aaa
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 7328-53 Dazzling Cobalt
      #5280ac
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  32. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  33. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  34. Ford

    1. Blue
      #467aa8
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #5f81ad
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  35. Plascon

    1. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
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    1. 2-35-5 Blue Brook
      #4678a6
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
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    1. 70 14 240 / Pacific 145
      #4c80b8
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 65 9 246 / Lago 50
      #5474a0
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  39. British Standard

    1. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  40. Bristol

    1. King'S Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

#537bab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#537bab foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #537bab">…</p>

#537bab background

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #537bab">…</p>

#537bab shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #537bab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5471147
Binary
01010011, 01111011, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#537bab
LRV
≈ 18.9%
Closest short hex
#57a ΔE = 2.097
RGB
rgb(83, 123, 171)
RGBA
rgba(83, 123, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.220, g: 0.326, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.433%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11306069 / 0xff537bab
HSL
hsl(213, 35%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 35%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (212.727), saturation: 51% (0.515), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 212.727, saturation: 51.462%, perceived brightness: 46.853%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.051, S: 60.977, L: 50.621
Cubehelix
H: -150.528, S: 0.509, L: 0.456
TSL
T: -1.815, S: 0.152, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.515), magenta: 28% (0.281), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 17.998, Y: 18.944, Z: 41.228
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.242, Y: 18.944
CIELab
L: 50.621, a: -0.038, b: -29.826
CIELuv
L: 50.621, u: -18.938, v: -44.726
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.621, C: 29.826, H: 269.927
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.621, C: 48.570, H: 247.051
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.525, a: -2.354, b: -25.695
CIECAM02
J: 39.419, C: 39.280, h: 248.650, Q: 123.698, M: 34.350, s: 52.697, H: 305.337
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -5.168, green: 1.864
LMS
L: 14.632, M: 19.745, S: 40.856
YCbCr
Y: 116.081, Cb: 154.992, Cr: 107.032
YCgCo
Y: 125.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 116.512, Db: 81.984, Dr: 63.736
YPbPr
Y: 117.936, Pb: 28.600, Pr: -22.208
xvYCC
Y: 117.286, Cb: 153.123, Cr: 108.492
YIQ
Y: 116.512, I: -39.249, Q: 6.476
YUV
Y: 116.512, U: 26.814, V: -29.400
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.647
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 4.242

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