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British Standard BS 4800 24 E 56 - Violet / #5b1659 Hex Color Code

#5b1659 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b1659 is a dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #5b1659 is comprised of 35.69% red, 8.63% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #5b1659 has a hue of 302° (degrees), 61% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 547.27 nm.

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#5b1659 linear gradient to complementary #007117

  1. #5b1659
  2. #572d50
  3. #523d48
  4. #4a4b3e
  5. #3f5834
  6. #2d6528
  7. #007117

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #510a50
  2. #540e53
  3. #581256
  4. #5b1659
  5. #5e1a5c
  6. #621d5f
  7. #652062

Tones

  1. #5b1659
  2. #561f54
  3. #51264e
  4. #4b2c49
  5. #463144
  6. #40353e
  7. #393939

Tints and Shades

#5b1659 to white

  1. #5b1659
  2. #763e73
  3. #92628d
  4. #ad88a9
  5. #c8aec5
  6. #e3d6e2
  7. #ffffff

#5b1659 to black

  1. #5b1659
  2. #4c164a
  3. #3e143c
  4. #30122e
  5. #221021
  6. #160914
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Grape Illusion P6-C1-2
      #60145c
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 45 19 340 / Clematis 75
      #5c1c58
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ Orchidee 1
      #541858
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 260
      #611759
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 2622
      #592154
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  4. Resene

    1. Troubadour V37-078-326
      #56225a
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 3.9%

#5b1659 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b1659 foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #5b1659">…</p>

#5b1659 background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #5b1659">…</p>

#5b1659 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b1659">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5969497
Binary
01011011, 00010110, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#5b1659
LRV
≈ 3.5%
Closest short hex
#515 ΔE = 2.059
RGB
rgb(91, 22, 89)
RGBA
rgba(91, 22, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.450, g: 0.109, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.086%, blue: 0.349%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10807719 / 0xff5b1659
HSL
hsl(302, 61%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(302, 61%%, 22%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 302° (301.739), saturation: 76% (0.758), value: 36% (0.357)
HSP
hue: 301.739, saturation: 75.824%, perceived brightness: 23.735%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 309.540, S: 82.594, L: 22.015
Cubehelix
H: -68.730, S: 0.784, L: 0.196
TSL
T: 4.929, S: 0.340, L: 0.197
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 76% (0.758), yellow: 2% (0.022), key: 64% (0.643)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 91% (0.914), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 6.404, Y: 3.520, Z: 9.791
xyY
x: 0.325, y: 0.179, Y: 3.520
CIELab
L: 22.015, a: 39.602, b: -24.059
CIELuv
L: 22.015, u: 26.154, v: -31.682
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.015, C: 46.338, H: 328.720
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.015, C: 41.083, H: 309.540
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.761, a: 28.103, b: -17.811
CIECAM02
J: 16.892, C: 45.604, h: 330.317, Q: 80.975, M: 39.880, s: 70.178, H: 355.388
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.420, jaune: -4.953, green: -6.371
LMS
L: 4.615, M: 1.528, S: 9.696
YCbCr
Y: 59.197, Cb: 147.201, Cr: 153.534
YCgCo
Y: 56.000, Cg: -34.000, Co: 23.250
YDbDr
Y: 50.269, Db: 58.261, Dr: -77.438
YPbPr
Y: 41.521, Pb: 25.565, Pr: 31.418
xvYCC
Y: 51.659, Cb: 150.457, Cr: 155.599
YIQ
Y: 50.269, I: 19.580, Q: 35.437
YUV
Y: 50.269, U: 19.060, V: 35.734
Munsell Color System
2.5RP 2/8 ΔE = 4.931
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 11.234

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