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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

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#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. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 99-15 U
      #5b4f76
      ΔE = 0.657 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. P 99-7 U
      #61517b
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  2. Colortrend

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Plush Purple B43-6
      #5a4d77
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  9. 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%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Empire / T12 36.H8
      #584b6e
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. ★ Arabian Nights / T12 36.H7
      #5e537a
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Fresh Grape Juice / 10RB 10/219
      #5e537a
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ Purple Polka 1
      #534f74
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 18RB 08/286
      #524a74
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  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. ICI Paints

    1. 4267 Xanadu 10RB 11/250
      #545179
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 4266 Purple Polka 10RB 10/219
      #514f71
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  18. Behr

    1. Beautiful ECAT-8
      #624f77
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 640B-7 Berry Jam
      #5d4f7c
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Merlin's Robes R37F
      #5a4c6b
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Spirit Blue
      #514f72
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

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

    1. 51.12.27
      #535175
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 48.12.27
      #54496c
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  22. General Paint

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

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

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

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

    1. 231
      #5a537e
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  27. KILZ

    1. Rich Sari / A712
      #5d4a6f
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  28. CIL

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

    1. S 5020-R60B
      #5b506c
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  30. Devoe Paint

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

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

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

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

#5a4f74 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5a4f74 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #5a4f74">…</p>

#5a4f74 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #5a4f74">…</p>

#5a4f74 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 #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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