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#5966b7 Hex Color Code

#5966b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5966b7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5966b7 is comprised of 34.9% red, 40% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #5966b7 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 39% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.4 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#5966b7 linear gradient to complementary #bbd43c

  1. #5966b7
  2. #7577a7
  3. #898996
  4. #999b84
  5. #a6ae71
  6. #b1c15a
  7. #bbd43c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4353a1
  2. #4a59a8
  3. #5260b0
  4. #5966b7
  5. #606dbe
  6. #6873c6
  7. #6f7acd

Tones

  1. #5966b7
  2. #646baf
  3. #6d71a8
  4. #7577a0
  5. #7c7c98
  6. #828290
  7. #888888 / #888

Tints and Shades

#5966b7 to white

  1. #5966b7
  2. #777ec3
  3. #9396cf
  4. #afafdb
  5. #cac9e7
  6. #e4e4f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5966b7 to black

  1. #5966b7
  2. #4b5596
  3. #3d4476
  4. #303458
  5. #23243b
  6. #161620
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 0.598 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2726 XGC
      #5863b8
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 18-3946 TPG
      #5a69af
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. UNKNOWN

    1. ★ Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Silver Ingot B6-C1-4
      #5460b4
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  7. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6284
      #4d63b1
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  12. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  13. Caparol

    1. 2362
      #5064c4
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  14. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

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#5966b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5966b7 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #5966b7">…</p>

#5966b7 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #5966b7">…</p>

#5966b7 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5966b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5858999
Binary
01011001, 01100110, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#5966b7
LRV
≈ 15.0%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 0.782
RGB
rgb(89, 102, 183)
RGBA
rgba(89, 102, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.238, g: 0.273, b: 0.489
RYB
red: 34.902%, yellow: 39.381%, blue: 71.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10918217 / 0xff5966b7
HSL
hsl(232, 39%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 39%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.702), saturation: 51% (0.514), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 231.702, saturation: 51.366%, perceived brightness: 43.480%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.020, S: 53.268, L: 45.695
Cubehelix
H: -130.144, S: 0.630, L: 0.420
TSL
T: -2.607, S: 0.152, L: 0.421
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.514), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 17.416, Y: 15.044, Z: 46.777
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.190, Y: 15.044
CIELab
L: 45.695, a: 18.064, b: -44.540
CIELuv
L: 45.695, u: -9.592, v: -68.428
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.695, C: 48.064, H: 292.076
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.695, C: 69.097, H: 262.020
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.787, a: 12.271, b: -44.352
CIECAM02
J: 34.912, C: 49.579, h: 267.621, Q: 116.411, M: 43.356, s: 61.027, H: 315.131
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.404, jaune: -7.955, green: 0.235
LMS
L: 11.629, M: 13.569, S: 46.257
YCbCr
Y: 108.215, Cb: 165.483, Cr: 116.542
YCgCo
Y: 119.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 107.347, Db: 113.823, Dr: 34.906
YPbPr
Y: 105.063, Pb: 41.995, Pr: -10.226
xvYCC
Y: 106.231, Cb: 164.890, Cr: 119.017
YIQ
Y: 107.347, I: -33.767, Q: 22.453
YUV
Y: 107.347, U: 37.230, V: -16.096
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.929
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.326

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