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#5b5379 Hex Color Code

#5b5379 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5379 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5b5379 is comprised of 35.69% red, 32.55% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5379 has a hue of 253° (degrees), 19% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 447.78 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#5b5379 linear gradient to complementary #6e804c

  1. #5b5379
  2. #605a72
  3. #64626b
  4. #676964
  5. #6a715c
  6. #6c7854
  7. #6e804c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b4469
  2. #50496e
  3. #564e73
  4. #5b5379
  5. #60587f
  6. #665d84
  7. #6b638a

Tones

  1. #5b5379
  2. #5d5676
  3. #5f5973
  4. #615c70
  5. #63606c
  6. #656369
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#5b5379 to white

  1. #5b5379
  2. #756d8e
  3. #8f89a4
  4. #aaa5ba
  5. #c6c2d1
  6. #e2e0e8
  7. #ffffff

#5b5379 to black

  1. #5b5379
  2. #4c4564
  3. #3d3850
  4. #2f2b3c
  5. #221f2a
  6. #151319
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5275
      #5c5278
      ΔE = 0.597 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. ★ 5275 C
      #595478
      ΔE = 1.007 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Chauffeur / CL 2447N
      #5b557b
      ΔE = 0.854 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Street Alley / CL 2437N
      #54557a
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Arabian Nights / T12 36.H7
      #5e537a
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ Imperial Purple / T10 36F-2
      #5a507c
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Arabian Nights / P096-C7
      #5e537a
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-6 Perky Plum
      #5a5179
      ΔE = 0.941 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. 3-40-6 Purple Passion
      #53537d
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Regal Perfection
      #5c5376
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Sugarplum
      #544f71
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6415
      #5a517a
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Magnetism / NP AC 2091 A
      #57527b
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Purple Charm / NP AC 2090 A
      #585280
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Dark Triumph / 7165
      #585477
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Purple Polka
      #5c5679
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Fashion Passion
      #625475
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4284 Seductive Mood 30RB 11/250
      #5c5075
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. ★ 4267 Xanadu 10RB 11/250
      #545179
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 231
      #5a537e
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.20.30
      #575073
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Falls 3
      #57527e
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Purple Polka 1
      #534f74
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Xanadu / 10RB 11/250
      #60587d
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Xanadu
      #5f5981
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Mystery
      #57567a
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Sumptuous Purple
      #5f4f74
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ Bolero 2
      #585474
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.27
      #535175
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ 640D-7 Pharaoh Purple
      #5a587c
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. S-G-640 Purple Balloon
      #585180
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  20. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2950
      #635578
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  21. Dulux Australia

    1. Taylor / A416
      #5e5879
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Psychic / A413
      #615981
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 5037
      #63577f
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 1250
      #574e70
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 1257
      #584c71
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. True Romance / 1250
      #574e70
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Voldemort / 1257
      #584c71
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  25. Olympic

    1. Plush Purple B43-6
      #5a4d77
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Dark Triumph / KM3040-5
      #564d78
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Rare Orchid / KM3064-5
      #524e72
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-6 Perky Plum
      #5e5884
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  28. Sto

    1. 34300
      #52557b
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Exotic Evening / 242
      #58516e
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5951 - Exotic Evening
      #58516e
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Dark Lilac / 2070-30
      #554e6e
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  32. Resene

    1. Enigma B46-040-283
      #515072
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 8.7%

#5b5379 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5379 foreground

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="color: #5b5379">…</p>

#5b5379 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #5b5379">…</p>

#5b5379 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5379">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5985145
Binary
01011011, 01010011, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#5b5379
LRV
≈ 9.8%
Closest short hex
#557 ΔE = 2.597
RGB
rgb(91, 83, 121)
RGBA
rgba(91, 83, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.281, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.325%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10792071 / 0xff5b5379
HSL
hsl(253, 19%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(253, 19%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 253° (252.632), saturation: 31% (0.314), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 252.632, saturation: 31.405%, perceived brightness: 35.487%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 273.132, S: 23.019, L: 37.465
Cubehelix
H: -112.403, S: 0.276, L: 0.351
TSL
T: -3.484, S: 0.077, L: 0.352
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.248), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 10.858, Y: 9.791, Z: 19.403
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.244, Y: 9.791
CIELab
L: 37.465, a: 12.158, b: -20.367
CIELuv
L: 37.465, u: 1.606, v: -29.345
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.465, C: 23.720, H: 300.835
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.465, C: 29.389, H: 273.132
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.291, a: 7.182, b: -14.862
CIECAM02
J: 28.036, C: 26.153, h: 286.368, Q: 104.320, M: 22.871, s: 46.823, H: 325.772
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -3.670, green: -0.940
LMS
L: 9.012, M: 9.099, S: 19.247
YCbCr
Y: 93.077, Cb: 143.498, Cr: 128.814
YCgCo
Y: 94.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 89.724, Db: 47.054, Dr: -2.418
YPbPr
Y: 87.440, Pb: 18.080, Pr: 2.252
xvYCC
Y: 91.096, Cb: 143.882, Cr: 129.978
YIQ
Y: 89.724, I: -7.442, Q: 13.515
YUV
Y: 89.724, U: 15.392, V: 1.120
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/6 ΔE = 4.685
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 8.004

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