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#56516b Hex Color Code

#56516b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56516b is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #56516b is comprised of 33.73% red, 31.76% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #56516b has a hue of 252° (degrees), 14% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 448.83 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#56516b linear gradient to complementary #666f4d

  1. #56516b
  2. #5a5666
  3. #5d5b61
  4. #5f605d
  5. #626558
  6. #646a52
  7. #666f4d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #47425c
  2. #4c4761
  3. #514c66
  4. #56516b
  5. #5b5670
  6. #605b75
  7. #65607b

Tints and Shades

#56516b to White

  1. #56516b
  2. #706b82
  3. #8b879a
  4. #a7a4b2
  5. #c4c1cb
  6. #e1e0e5
  7. #ffffff

#56516b to Black

  1. #56516b
  2. #484459
  3. #3a3747
  4. #2d2a36
  5. #201e26
  6. #141317
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Phoenician Purple / NP PB 1463 A
      #55516a
      ΔE = 0.484 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Creative Thinker 30-20
      #575269
      ΔE = 1.129 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  3. Sto

    1. ★ 34200
      #5a526d
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. 34340
      #52556d
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Exotic Evening / 242
      #58516e
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Intergalactic / 166
      #4d516c
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5951 - Exotic Evening
      #58516e
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. DE 5916 - Intergalactic
      #4d516c
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Magic Spell 444-7
      #544f66
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Magic Spell / 444-7
      #544f66
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-6 Tempest
      #5a5470
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 4-40-6 Phoenician Purple
      #575775
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.09.27
      #51516b
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 48.09.27
      #524b64
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Inspired Violet / 90BB 09/186
      #52536d
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Distinctive Purple / T10 36I-2
      #5a546a
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Royal Hyacinth / T12 39.H10
      #4c506a
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5020-R60B
      #5b506c
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ S 5020-R70B
      #575671
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  13. Beckers

    1. ★ Stäppsalvia 729 / S 6412-R71B
      #5a5167
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Petroleum 790 / S 6511-B10G
      #4f5268
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-90 Luscious Purple
      #585469
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ UC031 Violet Times Square
      #50516e
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  16. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Freefall / A419
      #555266
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Inky Storm / A407
      #525266
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. Dark Lilac / 2070-30
      #554e6e
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  18. Dulux

    1. Brooklyn Nights 1
      #524f63
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Rare Orchid / 7197
      #565673
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Royal Rajah / 7149
      #605470
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  20. Caparol

    1. Bolero 2
      #585474
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 51 3 342 / Purpurit 20
      #584c64
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  21. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Sombre Grey (048)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  22. Reaper Master

    1. Twilight Blue (9020)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  23. Old Citadel

    1. Shadow Grey
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  24. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Oxford Blue (807)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  25. Olympic

    1. Magic Spell C44-6
      #515165
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7358-73 Crescendo
      #4f4b63
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 306
      #525063
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6456
      #584c64
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Sugarplum
      #544f71
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 8.7%

#56516b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56516b foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #56516b">…</p>

#56516b background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #56516b">…</p>

#56516b shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56516b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5656939
Binary
01010110, 01010001, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#56516b
LRV
≈ 8.9%
Closest short hex
#557 ΔE = 3.229
RGB
rgb(86, 81, 107)
RGBA
rgba(86, 81, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.314, g: 0.296, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.318%, blue: 0.420%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11120277 / 0xff56516b
HSL
hsl(252, 14%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 14%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (251.538), saturation: 24% (0.243), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 251.538, saturation: 24.299%, perceived brightness: 33.661%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.849, S: 16.206, L: 35.839
Cubehelix
H: -113.378, S: 0.194, L: 0.335
TSL
T: -3.436, S: 0.057, L: 0.335
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.196), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 9.433, Y: 8.925, Z: 15.133
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.266, Y: 8.925
CIELab
L: 35.839, a: 8.054, b: -14.220
CIELuv
L: 35.839, u: 0.990, v: -19.884
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.839, C: 16.342, H: 299.527
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.839, C: 19.909, H: 272.849
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.874, a: 4.085, b: -9.121
CIECAM02
J: 26.620, C: 19.345, h: 285.594, Q: 101.652, M: 16.917, s: 40.794, H: 325.312
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.208, jaune: -2.562, green: -0.600
LMS
L: 8.289, M: 8.605, S: 15.031
YCbCr
Y: 89.412, Cb: 138.674, Cr: 128.349
YCgCo
Y: 88.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 16.250
YDbDr
Y: 85.459, Db: 32.408, Dr: -1.023
YPbPr
Y: 83.937, Pb: 12.425, Pr: 1.304
xvYCC
Y: 88.087, Cb: 138.915, Cr: 129.145
YIQ
Y: 85.459, I: -5.374, Q: 9.147
YUV
Y: 85.459, U: 10.601, V: 0.475
Munsell Color System
2.5P 3/4 ΔE = 4.605
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 8.968

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