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#5966ac Hex Color Code

#5966ac Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5966ac is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5966ac is comprised of 34.9% red, 40% green and 67.45% blue. In the HSL color space #5966ac has a hue of 231° (degrees), 33% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#5966ac linear gradient to complementary #b2c144

  1. #5966ac
  2. #71749e
  3. #83838f
  4. #91927f
  5. #9ea16e
  6. #a9b15b
  7. #b2c144

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #445397
  2. #4b599e
  3. #5260a5
  4. #5966ac
  5. #606cb3
  6. #6773ba
  7. #6e7ac2

Tones

  1. #5966ac
  2. #626ba5
  3. #6b6f9f
  4. #727498
  5. #787991
  6. #7e7e8a
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#5966ac to white

  1. #5966ac
  2. #767eba
  3. #9296c8
  4. #adafd5
  5. #c8c9e3
  6. #e4e4f1
  7. #ffffff

#5966ac to black

  1. #5966ac
  2. #4b558d
  3. #3d446f
  4. #2f3453
  5. #222438
  6. #15161f
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 0.719 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 0.719 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 0.985 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  10. Brillux

    1. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  11. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c3
      #5567a2
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 661 U
      #4a67aa
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 7455 CP
      #4967ab
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 14.1%

#5966ac HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5966ac foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #5966ac">…</p>

#5966ac background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #5966ac">…</p>

#5966ac shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5966ac">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5858988
Binary
01011001, 01100110, 10101100
Hexadecimal
#5966ac
LRV
≈ 14.6%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 0.986
RGB
rgb(89, 102, 172)
RGBA
rgba(89, 102, 172, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.281, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.393%, blue: 0.675%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10918228 / 0xff5966ac
HSL
hsl(231, 33%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 33%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.602), saturation: 48% (0.483), value: 67% (0.675)
HSP
hue: 230.602, saturation: 48.256%, perceived brightness: 42.686%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.204, S: 46.433, L: 45.087
Cubehelix
H: -131.171, S: 0.553, L: 0.415
TSL
T: -2.559, S: 0.138, L: 0.416
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.483), magenta: 41% (0.407), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.325)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 33% (0.325)
XYZ
X: 16.315, Y: 14.604, Z: 40.981
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.203, Y: 14.604
CIELab
L: 45.087, a: 14.571, b: -39.078
CIELuv
L: 45.087, u: -9.208, v: -59.505
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.087, C: 41.707, H: 290.449
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.087, C: 60.213, H: 261.204
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.215, a: 9.330, b: -36.830
CIECAM02
J: 34.403, C: 44.770, h: 267.146, Q: 115.560, M: 39.150, s: 58.206, H: 314.874
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.365, jaune: -6.952, green: 0.257
LMS
L: 11.574, M: 13.561, S: 40.548
YCbCr
Y: 107.137, Cb: 160.654, Cr: 117.323
YCgCo
Y: 116.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 106.093, Db: 99.160, Dr: 32.519
YPbPr
Y: 104.271, Pb: 36.495, Pr: -9.720
xvYCC
Y: 105.550, Cb: 160.058, Cr: 119.462
YIQ
Y: 106.093, I: -30.233, Q: 19.031
YUV
Y: 106.093, U: 32.434, V: -14.996
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.701
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.545

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