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#551b81 Hex Color Code

#551b81 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #551b81 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #551b81 is comprised of 33.33% red, 10.59% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #551b81 has a hue of 274° (degrees), 65% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.65 nm.

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#551b81 linear gradient to complementary #009c00

  1. #551b81
  2. #5a3773
  3. #5a4e64
  4. #566255
  5. #4d7644
  6. #3a892e
  7. #009c00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a0f76
  2. #4d137a
  3. #51177d
  4. #551b81
  5. #591f85
  6. #5d2389
  7. #60268c

Tones

  1. #551b81
  2. #562779
  3. #563070
  4. #553968
  5. #53405f
  6. #514757
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#551b81 to white

  1. #551b81
  2. #734196
  3. #8f66aa
  4. #ab8abf
  5. #c7b0d4
  6. #e3d7ea
  7. #ffffff

#551b81 to black

  1. #551b81
  2. #48196b
  3. #3a1755
  4. #2e1440
  5. #21112c
  6. #160a1a
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Dichromacy

Trichromacy

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  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3477
      #561885
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 3471
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      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 268
      #521c78
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. ★ 267
      #59178a
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  3. Plascon

    1. Daring Deception P4-B1-2
      #5c148c
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  4. Caparol

    1. 50 23 320 / Viola 110
      #581874
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. 50 30 320 / Viola 105
      #580484
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. 39-a2
      #5e107b
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. 39-a1
      #621280
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 4.6%

#551b81 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#551b81 foreground

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #551b81">…</p>

#551b81 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #551b81">…</p>

#551b81 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #551b81">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5577601
Binary
01010101, 00011011, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#551b81
LRV
≈ 4.3%
Closest short hex
#518 ΔE = 1.879
RGB
rgb(85, 27, 129)
RGBA
rgba(85, 27, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.353, g: 0.112, b: 0.535
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.106%, blue: 0.506%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11199615 / 0xff551b81
HSL
hsl(274, 65%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(274, 65%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 274° (274.118), saturation: 79% (0.791), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 274.118, saturation: 79.070%, perceived brightness: 26.264%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 282.326, S: 84.526, L: 24.640
Cubehelix
H: -92.235, S: 0.967, L: 0.218
TSL
T: 5.548, S: 0.298, L: 0.219
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 79% (0.791), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 89% (0.894), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 8.100, Y: 4.300, Z: 21.168
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.128, Y: 4.300
CIELab
L: 24.640, a: 44.857, b: -45.792
CIELuv
L: 24.640, u: 12.878, v: -58.935
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.640, C: 64.102, H: 314.410
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.640, C: 60.325, H: 282.326
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.737, a: 33.432, b: -46.006
CIECAM02
J: 18.292, C: 52.538, h: 302.334, Q: 84.263, M: 45.944, s: 73.841, H: 335.702
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.639, jaune: -8.732, green: -4.682
LMS
L: 4.345, M: 1.730, S: 20.899
YCbCr
Y: 64.095, Cb: 164.194, Cr: 146.220
YCgCo
Y: 67.000, Cg: -40.000, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 55.970, Db: 109.866, Dr: -55.180
YPbPr
Y: 46.698, Pb: 44.330, Pr: 24.308
xvYCC
Y: 56.105, Cb: 166.941, Cr: 149.353
YIQ
Y: 55.970, I: 1.783, Q: 44.000
YUV
Y: 55.970, U: 35.939, V: 25.469
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 8.901
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 4.416

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