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#5b556b Hex Color Code

#5b556b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b556b is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5b556b is comprised of 35.69% red, 33.33% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #5b556b has a hue of 256° (degrees), 11% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 428.94 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#5b556b linear gradient to complementary #656d53

  1. #5b556b
  2. #5d5967
  3. #5f5d63
  4. #61615f
  5. #62655b
  6. #646957
  7. #656d53

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b465b
  2. #514b60
  3. #565066
  4. #5b556b
  5. #605a70
  6. #665f76
  7. #6b657b

Tints and Shades

#5b556b to white

  1. #5b556b
  2. #746f82
  3. #8f8a9a
  4. #aaa6b2
  5. #c5c3cb
  6. #e2e1e5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5b556b to black

  1. #5b556b
  2. #4c4759
  3. #3d3947
  4. #2f2c36
  5. #212026
  6. #141317
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  2. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Sage / P100-C7
      #5c5368
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Royal Hyacinth / P101-C7
      #4c506a
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Creative Thinker 30-20
      #575269
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Ombre 31-20
      #625264
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
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    1. ★ Shady Purple B60
      #585568
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Shady Purple B70
      #514961
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 09RB 12/102
      #585568
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Brooklyn Nights 1
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      ΔE = 3.092 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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      ΔE = 3.529 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6020-R50B
      #60566a
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 7010-R50B
      #565660
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Freefall / A419
      #555266
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Medicine Man / A428
      #68556d
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6455
      #5e5a6e
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 6462
      #4c4f66
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Phoenician Purple / NP PB 1463 A
      #55516a
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Mysterious Blue / NP N 1967 A
      #545662
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Night Vineyard / 30RB 10/100
      #5d5465
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. In The Navy / 50BB 10/147
      #4f5972
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. Heather
      #60536b
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Midnight Petunia X13R25F
      #584f65
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Dried Lilacs X14R27F
      #5d4d61
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  14. Behr

    1. PMD-44
      #575871
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Crushed Velvet PIC-51
      #4b5164
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  15. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-2 Deep Lavender 1
      #61546e
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Magic Spell / 444-7
      #544f66
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Magic Spell / PPG1173-7
      #544f66
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Theodosia Chs-68
      #595463
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. Midnight Cruise / 10RB 10/116
      #5c5766
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Whistling Dixie / 30RB 11/133
      #625868
      ΔE = 3.181 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  19. Fired Earth

    1. Opera Cape
      #5e5b6d
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Rajah / 7149
      #605470
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Dark Triumph / 7165
      #585477
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. The Color Purple 50RB 11/145
      #605266
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Boysenberry 30RB 13/199
      #625675
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7360-63 Dusky Violet
      #615566
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 7358-63 Fugue
      #5e5a78
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Exotic Evening / 242
      #58516e
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Legendary Purple / 170
      #4e4e63
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5951 - Exotic Evening
      #58516e
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. DE 5958 - Purple Potion
      #5c4f6a
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 306
      #525063
      ΔE = 3.058 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 204A Phoenician Purple
      #4b4c63
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  26. Olympic

    1. Magic Spell C44-6
      #515165
      ΔE = 3.076 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Purple Coneflower C42-6
      #5a4b69
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5020-R60B
      #5b506c
      ΔE = 3.091 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. S 6010-R70B
      #535360
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  28. Clark+Kensington

    1. You Rock / 42A-5
      #585462
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Royal Quarters / 40A-5
      #515363
      ΔE = 3.890 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  29. Caparol

    1. 50 0 0 / Granit 20
      #545464
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 52 3 360 / Flamenco 5
      #645868
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  30. Brillux

    1. 51.09.27
      #51516b
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 48.06.27
      #4f5262
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 4-43-6 Mountain Majesty
      #635672
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 4-40-6 Phoenician Purple
      #575775
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2363 C
      #605d75
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 7666 C
      #5c4e63
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  33. General Paint

    1. Tabernacle / CL 2407N
      #525162
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Imperial / CL 2457N
      #5f5576
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  34. Volkswagen

    1. Titan Gray
      #52576c
      ΔE = 3.558 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Soft Violet
      #4f4f60
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  35. New Look

    1. Breath of Plum / G37-10
      #675b71
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Dancing in the Dark / G38-10
      #4d4b65
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  36. CIL

    1. Purple Haze
      #5d4e64
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Fashion Passion
      #625475
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  37. Duron

    1. Cloak Gray
      #5c5461
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Outerspace
      #555b6b
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  38. Resene

    1. Fedora V47-018-310
      #625665
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Aurora M47-023-311
      #5a4d60
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  39. Reaper Master

    1. Twilight Blue (9020)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Nightshade Purple (9022)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  40. Old Citadel

    1. Shadow Grey
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Hormagaunt Purple
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  41. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Sombre Grey (048)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Heavy Violet (142)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  42. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Oxford Blue (807)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Violet (960)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  43. Sto

    1. 34242
      #5d5a67
      ΔE = 3.857 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. 34241
      #625e6e
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  44. Crown Paint

    1. High Society
      #66556f
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Soul Train / 1299
      #625165
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Jazlyn / 1285
      #514c5b
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  46. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Purple Passage - 6551
      #645e77
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Plummy - 6558
      #675a75
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  47. Tollens

    1. UC031 Violet Times Square
      #50516e
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. T2092-4
      #67546a
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  48. Sico

    1. 6174-73 Deep in Time
      #58525e
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 6048-73 Easter Choir
      #625a79
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  49. GM / General Motors

    1. Lilac
      #636074
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Amethyst
      #66526c
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  50. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-45-6 Taeberry Grey
      #5a505d
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 4-41-6 Tempest
      #5f5c7b
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  51. Sikkens

    1. V8.15.20
      #4e4c60
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. V2.23.24
      #4e5472
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  52. KILZ

    1. India Ink / B712
      #4c4f63
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Deep Velvet / B711
      #4f5873
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  53. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10955
      #4f5160
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. CF10964
      #6b5e77
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  54. Asian Paints

    1. Orchid Branch / 9133
      #584d5c
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Lineage / 7189
      #504b5a
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  55. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wood Violet / 1428
      #514d5c
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Dark Lilac / 2070-30
      #554e6e
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  56. Ford

    1. Gray
      #58555f
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Dark Titanium
      #585a65
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  57. Colortrend

    1. 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 1285
      #514c5b
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  58. Graham & Brown

    1. Plummy Accent
      #615060
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  59. Wattyl

    1. Syrah / D73W
      #4d4b65
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  60. Little Greene

    1. Juniper Ash
      #525969
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  61. Opulence

    1. Decadence
      #644f68
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  62. Chrysler

    1. Dark Titanium
      #4a4f64
      ΔE = 4.987 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Thunder Gray
      #545a68
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  63. Nerolac

    1. Oblivion - 4182
      #6b5d70
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Purple Sage - 2336
      #585376
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  64. Dutch Boy

    1. Regal Perfection
      #5c5376
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Sugarplum
      #544f71
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  65. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Treatment / KM3056-5
      #504b5b
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Grand Grape / KM3088-5
      #4a4c63
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  66. Mylands of London

    1. Slate
      #545a68
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  67. Jotun

    1. 4623 / Mørk Indigo
      #5d5a63
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 10.5%

#5b556b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b556b foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #5b556b">…</p>

#5b556b background

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

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #5b556b">…</p>

#5b556b shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5985643
Binary
01011011, 01010101, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#5b556b
LRV
≈ 9.8%
Closest short hex
#556 ΔE = 3.000
RGB
rgb(91, 85, 107)
RGBA
rgba(91, 85, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.322, g: 0.300, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 35.686%, yellow: 33.333%, blue: 41.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10791573 / 0xff5b556b
HSL
hsl(256, 11%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(256, 11%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 256° (256.364), saturation: 21% (0.206), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 256.364, saturation: 20.561%, perceived brightness: 35.124%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.262, S: 13.889, L: 37.449
Cubehelix
H: -109.013, S: 0.158, L: 0.350
TSL
T: -3.646, S: 0.047, L: 0.350
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.150), magenta: 21% (0.206), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 10.216, Y: 9.783, Z: 15.257
xyY
x: 0.290, y: 0.277, Y: 9.783
CIELab
L: 37.449, a: 7.346, b: -11.726
CIELuv
L: 37.449, u: 1.818, v: -16.572
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.449, C: 13.837, H: 302.065
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.449, C: 16.671, H: 276.262
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.277, a: 3.569, b: -7.028
CIECAM02
J: 28.034, C: 16.576, h: 289.434, Q: 104.316, M: 14.495, s: 37.277, H: 327.614
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -2.131, green: -0.610
LMS
L: 9.211, M: 9.511, S: 15.168
YCbCr
Y: 92.713, Cb: 136.770, Cr: 129.072
YCoCg
Y: 92.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 89.302, Db: 26.626, Dr: -3.224
YPbPr
Y: 87.862, Pb: 10.310, Pr: 1.988
xvYCC
Y: 91.458, Cb: 137.057, Cr: 129.746
YIQ
Y: 89.302, I: -3.493, Q: 8.114
YUV
Y: 89.302, U: 8.710, V: 1.490
Munsell Color System
5P 4/2 ΔE = 4.785
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 9.708

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