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#5b42be Hex Color Code

#5b42be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b42be is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5b42be is comprised of 35.69% red, 25.88% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #5b42be has a hue of 252° (degrees), 49% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 455.85 nm.

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

#5b42be linear gradient to complementary #46ff01

  1. #5b42be
  2. #6f63ac
  3. #798299
  4. #7ca184
  5. #77c06c
  6. #68df4d
  7. #46ff01

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4732ac
  2. #4e38b2
  3. #553db8
  4. #5b42be
  5. #6147c4
  6. #684dca
  7. #6e52d1

Tones

  1. #5b42be
  2. #664db4
  3. #6e57aa
  4. #7562a0
  5. #7a6c95
  6. #7d768b
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#5b42be to white

  1. #5b42be
  2. #7b60c9
  3. #987ed5
  4. #b39de0
  5. #cdbdea
  6. #e6def5
  7. #ffffff

#5b42be to black

  1. #5b42be
  2. #4d389c
  3. #3f2e7a
  4. #32245b
  5. #241b3d
  6. #171122
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 2097 C
      #6244bb
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
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      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
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      #603cb0
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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      #6044ac
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 9.6%

#5b42be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b42be foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #5b42be">…</p>

#5b42be background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #5b42be">…</p>

#5b42be shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b42be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5980862
Binary
01011011, 01000010, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#5b42be
LRV
≈ 9.8%
Closest short hex
#54b ΔE = 1.189
RGB
rgb(91, 66, 190)
RGBA
rgba(91, 66, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.190, b: 0.548
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.259%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10796354 / 0xff5b42be
HSL
hsl(252, 49%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 49%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (252.097), saturation: 65% (0.653), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 252.097, saturation: 65.263%, perceived brightness: 37.509%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.394, S: 67.447, L: 37.549
Cubehelix
H: -112.881, S: 0.916, L: 0.342
TSL
T: -3.461, S: 0.214, L: 0.344
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.521), magenta: 65% (0.653), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 15.554, Y: 9.837, Z: 49.784
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.131, Y: 9.837
CIELab
L: 37.549, a: 42.673, b: -61.752
CIELuv
L: 37.549, u: 0.621, v: -90.300
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.549, C: 75.062, H: 304.646
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.549, C: 90.303, H: 270.394
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.365, a: 33.632, b: -72.154
CIECAM02
J: 27.839, C: 62.179, h: 280.006, Q: 103.953, M: 54.374, s: 72.324, H: 322.045
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.628, jaune: -11.374, green: -1.828
LMS
L: 7.539, M: 6.059, S: 49.138
YCbCr
Y: 91.271, Cb: 178.736, Cr: 130.171
YCgCo
Y: 103.250, Cg: -37.250, Co: -2.000
YDbDr
Y: 87.611, Db: 154.042, Dr: -6.417
YPbPr
Y: 80.253, Pb: 59.125, Pr: 6.796
xvYCC
Y: 84.923, Cb: 179.937, Cr: 133.970
YIQ
Y: 87.611, I: -24.944, Q: 43.867
YUV
Y: 87.611, U: 50.386, V: 2.974
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 10.641
Brand Color
Twitch.tv ΔE = 4.192

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