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#5956b8 Hex Color Code

#5956b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5956b8 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5956b8 is comprised of 34.9% red, 33.73% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #5956b8 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 41% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.05 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#5956b8 linear gradient to complementary #b0ff0f

  1. #5956b8
  2. #7671a7
  3. #8b8c96
  4. #99a882
  5. #a4c46b
  6. #ace14e
  7. #b0ff0f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4445a4
  2. #4b4bab
  3. #5250b1
  4. #5956b8
  5. #605cbf
  6. #6762c6
  7. #6d68cc

Tones

  1. #5956b8
  2. #645eb0
  3. #6e66a8
  4. #766ea0
  5. #7c7698
  6. #827f90
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#5956b8 to white

  1. #5956b8
  2. #7870c4
  3. #948bd0
  4. #b0a7dc
  5. #cac3e8
  6. #e5e1f4
  7. #ffffff

#5956b8 to black

  1. #5956b8
  2. #4b4897
  3. #3e3a77
  4. #302d58
  5. #23203b
  6. #161421
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R70B
      #5755bc
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 14 270 / Aquarell 70
      #5458b0
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2102 C
      #6558b1
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 2726
      #594fbf
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  5. Plascon

    1. Aerospace B7-C1-4
      #605cb4
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 13.1%

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#5956b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5956b8 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #5956b8">…</p>

#5956b8 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #5956b8">…</p>

#5956b8 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5956b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5854904
Binary
01011001, 01010110, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#5956b8
LRV
≈ 12.2%
Closest short hex
#55b ΔE = 0.771
RGB
rgb(89, 86, 184)
RGBA
rgba(89, 86, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.240, b: 0.513
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.337%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10922312 / 0xff5956b8
HSL
hsl(242, 41%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 41%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.837), saturation: 53% (0.533), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 241.837, saturation: 53.261%, perceived brightness: 40.317%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.595, S: 58.983, L: 41.594
Cubehelix
H: -121.599, S: 0.726, L: 0.383
TSL
T: -3.024, S: 0.170, L: 0.385
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.516), magenta: 53% (0.533), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 16.097, Y: 12.239, Z: 46.852
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.163, Y: 12.239
CIELab
L: 41.594, a: 28.383, b: -51.692
CIELuv
L: 41.594, u: -4.651, v: -78.181
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.594, C: 58.972, H: 298.770
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.594, C: 78.320, H: 266.595
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.985, a: 20.906, b: -54.914
CIECAM02
J: 31.263, C: 54.835, h: 274.163, Q: 110.160, M: 47.952, s: 65.977, H: 318.728
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.497, jaune: -9.365, green: -0.678
LMS
L: 9.445, M: 9.736, S: 46.289
YCbCr
Y: 100.249, Cb: 170.578, Cr: 122.359
YCgCo
Y: 111.250, Cg: -25.250, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 98.069, Db: 129.284, Dr: 17.267
YPbPr
Y: 93.695, Pb: 48.655, Pr: -3.008
xvYCC
Y: 96.467, Cb: 170.740, Cr: 125.358
YIQ
Y: 98.069, I: -29.697, Q: 31.126
YUV
Y: 98.069, U: 42.287, V: -7.956
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.945
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 3.036

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