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Japanese violet / #5b3256 Hex Color Code

#5b3256 Paint ChipThe color japanese violet with hexadecimal color code #5b3256 is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #5b3256 is comprised of 35.69% red, 19.61% green and 33.73% blue. In the HSL color space #5b3256 has a hue of 307° (degrees), 29% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 541.71 nm.

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#5b3256 linear gradient to complementary #24693c

  1. #5b3256
  2. #563d52
  3. #50474e
  4. #49504a
  5. #405946
  6. #356141
  7. #24693c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f274b
  2. #532b4e
  3. #572e52
  4. #5b3256
  5. #5f365a
  6. #63395e
  7. #673d62

Tones

  1. #5b3256
  2. #583654
  3. #553a51
  4. #523d4f
  5. #4e414c
  6. #4b444a
  7. #474747

Tints and Shades

#5b3256 to white

  1. #5b3256
  2. #755170
  3. #90728b
  4. #ab93a7
  5. #c6b6c3
  6. #e2dae1
  7. #ffffff

#5b3256 to black

  1. #5b3256
  2. #4c2b48
  3. #3d243a
  4. #2f1d2d
  5. #221620
  6. #150d14
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6458
      #553053
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. ★ 6451
      #603354
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 262 CP
      #5c2d54
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. 19-3220 TCX
      #5a315d
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10971
      #5e335e
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  4. Dupont

    1. CAS727
      #63375d
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  5. Tollens

    1. T2091-4
      #55304d
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 4.6%

#5b3256 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b3256 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #5b3256">…</p>

#5b3256 background

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="background-color: #5b3256">…</p>

#5b3256 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b3256">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5976662
Binary
01011011, 00110010, 01010110
Hexadecimal
#5b3256
LRV
≈ 5.2%
Closest short hex
#535 ΔE = 1.862
RGB
rgb(91, 50, 86)
RGBA
rgba(91, 50, 86, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.401, g: 0.220, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.196%, blue: 0.337%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10800554 / 0xff5b3256
HSL
hsl(307, 29%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(307, 29%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 307° (307.317), saturation: 45% (0.451), value: 36% (0.357)
HSP
hue: 307.317, saturation: 45.055%, perceived brightness: 27.132%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 314.123, S: 45.794, L: 27.235
Cubehelix
H: -64.220, S: 0.363, L: 0.260
TSL
T: 4.839, S: 0.177, L: 0.260
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 5% (0.055), key: 64% (0.643)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 80% (0.804), yellow: 66% (0.663)
XYZ
X: 7.135, Y: 5.178, Z: 9.426
xyY
x: 0.328, y: 0.238, Y: 5.178
CIELab
L: 27.235, a: 24.561, b: -13.931
CIELuv
L: 27.235, u: 19.311, v: -19.912
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.235, C: 28.237, H: 330.437
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.235, C: 27.738, H: 314.123
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.754, a: 16.149, b: -8.632
CIECAM02
J: 20.352, C: 29.547, h: 331.321, Q: 88.882, M: 25.839, s: 53.917, H: 356.155
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.260, jaune: -2.789, green: -3.733
LMS
L: 5.922, M: 3.827, S: 9.361
YCbCr
Y: 73.015, Cb: 137.736, Cr: 143.443
YCgCo
Y: 69.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: 24.000
YDbDr
Y: 66.363, Db: 29.538, Dr: -46.841
YPbPr
Y: 61.325, Pb: 13.285, Pr: 18.844
xvYCC
Y: 68.667, Cb: 139.670, Cr: 144.553
YIQ
Y: 66.363, I: 12.859, Q: 19.871
YUV
Y: 66.363, U: 9.664, V: 21.615
Munsell Color System
10P 3/6 ΔE = 3.960
Brand Color
Carbonmade ΔE = 3.795

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