Encycolorpedia

#5955b9 Hex Color Code

#5955b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5955b9 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5955b9 is comprised of 34.9% red, 33.33% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #5955b9 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 42% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.7 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange)

#5955b9 linear gradient to complementary #abff0f

  1. #5955b9
  2. #7670a8
  3. #8a8b96
  4. #98a883
  5. #a2c46c
  6. #a8e14e
  7. #abff0f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4444a5
  2. #4b4aac
  3. #524fb2
  4. #5955b9
  5. #605bc0
  6. #6761c6
  7. #6d67cd

Tones

  1. #5955b9
  2. #645db1
  3. #6e65a9
  4. #766ea1
  5. #7c7698
  6. #827f90
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#5955b9 to white

  1. #5955b9
  2. #786fc5
  3. #958ad1
  4. #b0a6dd
  5. #cac3e8
  6. #e5e1f4
  7. #ffffff

#5955b9 to black

  1. #5955b9
  2. #4b4798
  3. #3e3977
  4. #302c59
  5. #23203c
  6. #161421
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R70B
      #5755bc
      ΔE = 0.504 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2102 C
      #6558b1
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 2726
      #594fbf
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  4. Caparol

    1. 60 14 270 / Aquarell 70
      #5458b0
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  5. Plascon

    1. Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Aerospace B7-C1-4
      #605cb4
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 13.4%

#5955b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5955b9 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #5955b9">…</p>

#5955b9 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #5955b9">…</p>

#5955b9 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 #5955b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5854649
Binary
01011001, 01010101, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#5955b9
LRV
≈ 12.1%
Closest short hex
#55b ΔE = 0.577
RGB
rgb(89, 85, 185)
RGBA
rgba(89, 85, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.237, b: 0.515
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.333%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10922567 / 0xff5955b9
HSL
hsl(242, 42%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 42%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (242.400), saturation: 54% (0.541), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 242.400, saturation: 54.054%, perceived brightness: 40.205%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.811, S: 59.865, L: 41.410
Cubehelix
H: -121.146, S: 0.740, L: 0.381
TSL
T: -3.047, S: 0.173, L: 0.383
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.519), magenta: 54% (0.541), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 16.123, Y: 12.123, Z: 47.380
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.160, Y: 12.123
CIELab
L: 41.410, a: 29.322, b: -52.573
CIELuv
L: 41.410, u: -4.425, v: -79.425
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.410, C: 60.197, H: 299.150
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.410, C: 79.548, H: 266.811
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.818, a: 21.725, b: -56.309
CIECAM02
J: 31.098, C: 55.517, h: 274.427, Q: 109.870, M: 48.549, s: 66.474, H: 318.876
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.506, jaune: -9.535, green: -0.728
LMS
L: 9.328, M: 9.523, S: 46.807
YCbCr
Y: 99.843, Cb: 171.308, Cr: 122.656
YCgCo
Y: 111.000, Cg: -26.000, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 97.596, Db: 131.500, Dr: 16.368
YPbPr
Y: 93.052, Pb: 49.540, Pr: -2.600
xvYCC
Y: 95.915, Cb: 171.517, Cr: 125.716
YIQ
Y: 97.596, I: -29.743, Q: 31.959
YUV
Y: 97.596, U: 43.012, V: -7.541
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.345
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 3.202

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue