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Safflower color (Benikakehana-iro) / #5a4f74 Hex Color Code

#5a4f74 Paint ChipThe color safflower color (benikakehana-iro) with hexadecimal color code #5a4f74 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5a4f74 is comprised of 35.29% red, 30.98% green and 45.49% blue. In the HSL color space #5a4f74 has a hue of 258° (degrees), 19% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 426.64 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5a4f74 linear gradient to complementary #667b48

  1. #5a4f74
  2. #5e566d
  3. #615e66
  4. #63655f
  5. #646c58
  6. #667450
  7. #667b48

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b4064
  2. #504569
  3. #554a6f
  4. #5a4f74
  5. #5f5479
  6. #64597f
  7. #6a5e84

Tones

  1. #5a4f74
  2. #5c5271
  3. #5d556e
  4. #5f596b
  5. #605c68
  6. #615f65
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#5a4f74 to white

  1. #5a4f74
  2. #746a8a
  3. #8e86a0
  4. #aaa3b7
  5. #c5c1cf
  6. #e2dfe7
  7. #ffffff

#5a4f74 to black

  1. #5a4f74
  2. #4b4260
  3. #3d364d
  4. #2f293a
  5. #211e28
  6. #141218
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4284 Seductive Mood 30RB 11/250
      #5c5075
      ΔE = 0.581 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. 4267 Xanadu 10RB 11/250
      #545179
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 99-15 U
      #5b4f76
      ΔE = 0.657 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. ★ P 103-7 U
      #5a5171
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  3. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Voldemort / 1257
      #584c71
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ True Romance / 1250
      #574e70
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1257
      #584c71
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ 1250
      #574e70
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.20.30
      #575073
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-6 Perky Plum
      #5a5179
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sumptuous Purple
      #5f4f74
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Merlin's Robes R37F
      #5a4c6b
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6415
      #5a517a
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Regal Perfection
      #5c5376
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. ★ Sugarplum
      #544f71
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Plush Purple B43-6
      #5a4d77
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Empire / P098-C7
      #584b6e
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. ★ Arabian Nights / P096-C7
      #5e537a
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Arabian Nights / T12 36.H7
      #5e537a
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ Imperial Purple / T10 36F-2
      #5a507c
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Dark Lilac / 2070-30
      #554e6e
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 2120
      #584c6c
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Bolero 2
      #585474
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dark Triumph / KM3040-5
      #564d78
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ Rare Orchid / KM3064-5
      #524e72
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Magnetism / NP AC 2091 A
      #57527b
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Monet'S Purple / NP PB 1435 A
      #5c4f7d
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Dark Triumph / 7165
      #585477
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Passions Plea / AC141
      #5e4d6c
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  18. Brillux

    1. 51.12.27
      #535175
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 48.12.27
      #54496c
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  19. Behr

    1. S-G-650 Berry Syrup
      #5b4a74
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 640B-7 Berry Jam
      #5d4f7c
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  20. General Paint

    1. Chauffeur / CL 2447N
      #5b557b
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Imperial / CL 2457N
      #5f5576
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  21. Focoltone

    1. 5048
      #564972
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Exotic Evening / 242
      #58516e
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5951 - Exotic Evening
      #58516e
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 231
      #5a537e
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  25. CIL

    1. Fashion Passion
      #625475
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Purple Polka
      #5c5679
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5020-R60B
      #5b506c
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  27. Dulux

    1. 18RB 08/286
      #524a74
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 30RB 10/214
      #615575
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Victory / 18RB 08/286
      #54486f
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Imperial Purple / 344-7
      #534b77
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Imperial Purple 344-7
      #534b77
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  31. Resene

    1. Enigma B46-040-283
      #515072
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  32. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2950
      #635578
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 10.5%

#5a4f74 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5a4f74 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #5a4f74">…</p>

#5a4f74 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #5a4f74">…</p>

#5a4f74 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5a4f74">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5918580
Binary
01011010, 01001111, 01110100
Hexadecimal
#5a4f74
LRV
≈ 9.0%
Closest short hex
#557 ΔE = 3.564
RGB
rgb(90, 79, 116)
RGBA
rgba(90, 79, 116, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.277, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.353%, yellow: 0.310%, blue: 0.455%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10858636 / 0xff5a4f74
HSL
hsl(258, 19%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(258, 19%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 258° (257.838), saturation: 32% (0.319), value: 45% (0.455)
HSP
hue: 257.838, saturation: 31.897%, perceived brightness: 34.231%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.446, S: 24.398, L: 36.035
Cubehelix
H: -107.651, S: 0.269, L: 0.339
TSL
T: -3.709, S: 0.079, L: 0.339
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.224), magenta: 32% (0.319), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.545)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.647), magenta: 69% (0.690), yellow: 55% (0.545)
XYZ
X: 10.164, Y: 9.027, Z: 17.726
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.245, Y: 9.027
CIELab
L: 36.035, a: 13.037, b: -19.491
CIELuv
L: 36.035, u: 3.153, v: -27.906
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.035, C: 23.449, H: 303.777
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.035, C: 28.084, H: 276.446
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.044, a: 7.810, b: -13.951
CIECAM02
J: 26.866, C: 25.486, h: 290.835, Q: 102.121, M: 22.287, s: 46.717, H: 328.465
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -3.532, green: -1.157
LMS
L: 8.447, M: 8.279, S: 17.585
YCbCr
Y: 90.314, Cb: 142.615, Cr: 130.202
YCgCo
Y: 91.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 16.000
YDbDr
Y: 86.507, Db: 44.371, Dr: -6.634
YPbPr
Y: 84.007, Pb: 17.235, Pr: 3.798
xvYCC
Y: 88.147, Cb: 143.140, Cr: 131.336
YIQ
Y: 86.507, I: -5.334, Q: 13.838
YUV
Y: 86.507, U: 14.514, V: 3.065
Munsell Color System
2.5P 3/6 ΔE = 4.358
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 9.029

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