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Glidden Bright Cornflower Blue / 45BB 22/347 / #537db9 Hex Color Code

#537db9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #537db9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #537db9 is comprised of 32.55% red, 49.02% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #537db9 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 42% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.85 nm.

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Color Variations

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#537db9 linear gradient to complementary #b6a556

  1. #537db9
  2. #6e83aa
  3. #82899a
  4. #92908a
  5. #9f977a
  6. #ab9e69
  7. #b6a556

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3966a0
  2. #426ea8
  3. #4a75b1
  4. #537db9
  5. #5b85c1
  6. #648cca
  7. #6c94d2

Tones

  1. #537db9
  2. #5f7eb0
  3. #6980a8
  4. #7281a0
  5. #798397
  6. #80848f
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#537db9 to white

  1. #537db9
  2. #7391c5
  3. #90a6d0
  4. #acbcdc
  5. #c8d2e8
  6. #e3e8f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#537db9 to black

  1. #537db9
  2. #466797
  3. #3a5277
  4. #2e3e59
  5. #212b3c
  6. #151921
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
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      #617dac
      ΔE = 3.011 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
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    1. ★ T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. ★ T2006-2
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      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6080
      #4b7eb8
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
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      #4e79bf
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
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      #4d79b4
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      #577ebf
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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    1. ★ 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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    1. ★ Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Float B62-075-261
      #4c81c3
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
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      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
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    1. ★ Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Patterson Blue / T61-7
      #5c78b1
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  16. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  17. Olympic

    1. Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. King's Robe A46-5
      #5c7aa9
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cenote Hac-51
      #4d7cb2
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Award / NP PB 1520 D
      #4d77b1
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7213D Pharaoh's Purple
      #4e77ae
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  25. Matthews Paint

    1. Tetra Blue Met. / 22007
      #647eb9
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Electrical Blue / 24100
      #4183ba
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  27. Plascon

    1. Park Water B4-C2-1
      #5884bc
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  28. Bristol

    1. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Harbor Blue
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  31. Berger

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 3.071 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  33. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2060-R80B
      #4a87ce
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  34. CIL

    1. Portuguese Blue
      #5081b6
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  35. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 3.011 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  37. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  38. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  39. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 3.108 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 4.117 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  40. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sapphire - 6963
      #4d78ac
      ΔE = 3.181 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  42. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R90B
      #357ac0
      ΔE = 3.324 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  43. General Paint

    1. Corniche / CL 2355A
      #5978a7
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  44. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  45. RAL

    1. RAL 270 50 30
      #4e78a9
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. RAL 270 50 25
      #5a7aa2
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  46. Abet Laminati

    1. Lilla Gemini 430
      #5574b4
      ΔE = 3.832 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  47. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4185c3
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  48. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  49. Clark+Kensington

    1. Malibu Coast / 36D-4
      #3784c7
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 4.535 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  50. British Standard

    1. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  51. Brillux

    1. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  52. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  53. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  54. Devoe Paint

    1. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  55. Dulux

    1. 45BB 22/347
      #4c84b8
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 50BB 18/276
      #5678a2
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  56. New Look

    1. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Denim Dash / D20-06
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  57. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #4e77a6
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  58. ICI Paints

    1. 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  59. Benjamin Moore

    1. Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  60. Sikkens

    1. U0.30.41
      #5679a4
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. T8.37.44
      #4e87be
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  61. Glidden

    1. Electric Blue / PPG1241-6
      #1e80c7
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  62. Auro

    1. Forget-me-not
      #4b89cc
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  63. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  64. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10428
      #4288c6
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. CF10436
      #197ccc
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  65. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  66. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  67. Wattyl

    1. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  68. Volkswagen

    1. Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  69. Focoltone

    1. 3390
      #3487c8
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 3441
      #007dc6
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  70. Pantone / PMS

    1. 646
      #5e82ab
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 299 2X
      #007fcc
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  71. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 18.8%

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#537db9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#537db9 foreground

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<p style="color: #537db9">…</p>

#537db9 background

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Pablo Picasso
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#537db9 shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5471673
Binary
01010011, 01111101, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#537db9
LRV
≈ 20.0%
Closest short hex
#47b ΔE = 2.959
RGB
rgb(83, 125, 185)
RGBA
rgba(83, 125, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.318, b: 0.471
RYB
red: 32.549%, yellow: 44.216%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11305543 / 0xff537db9
HSL
hsl(215, 42%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 42%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.294), saturation: 55% (0.551), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 215.294, saturation: 55.135%, perceived brightness: 48.242%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.431, S: 64.335, L: 51.846
Cubehelix
H: -147.487, S: 0.594, L: 0.467
TSL
T: -1.913, S: 0.165, L: 0.468
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.551), magenta: 32% (0.324), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 51% (0.510), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 19.655, Y: 20.007, Z: 48.716
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.226, Y: 20.007
CIELab
L: 51.846, a: 3.236, b: -35.992
CIELuv
L: 51.846, u: -19.612, v: -55.169
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.846, C: 36.138, H: 275.138
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.846, C: 58.551, H: 250.431
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.730, a: 0.158, b: -33.263
CIECAM02
J: 40.558, C: 44.773, h: 251.975, Q: 125.473, M: 39.153, s: 55.861, H: 306.989
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.298, jaune: -6.277, green: 1.861
LMS
L: 15.087, M: 20.431, S: 48.238
YCbCr
Y: 118.461, Cb: 160.556, Cr: 105.302
YCoCg
Y: 129.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: -4.750
YDbDr
Y: 119.282, Db: 98.880, Dr: 69.006
YPbPr
Y: 120.374, Pb: 34.830, Pr: -23.760
xvYCC
Y: 119.380, Cb: 158.596, Cr: 107.128
YIQ
Y: 119.282, I: -44.296, Q: 9.787
YUV
Y: 119.282, U: 32.341, V: -31.831
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.158
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 2.549

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