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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#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

#5b556b to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Distinctive Purple / T10 36I-2
      #5a546a
      ΔE = 0.418 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Purple Sage / T12 37.H8
      #5c5368
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-90 Luscious Purple
      #585469
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Iris Petal ICC-109
      #62596b
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  3. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Sage / P100-C7
      #5c5368
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Creative Thinker 30-20
      #575269
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  5. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple B60
      #585568
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 276 U
      #5c556f
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ 3524 U
      #595567
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.10.30
      #595567
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. X0.10.30
      #605466
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  8. Beckers

    1. ★ Stäppsalvia 729 / S 6412-R71B
      #5a5167
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Våg 771 / S 6010-R90B
      #5e5c73
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 30RB 11/133
      #60586c
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 10RB 10/116
      #5a5869
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6020-R50B
      #60566a
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6020-R60B
      #555870
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Freefall / A419
      #555266
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Majestic Magic / A404
      #555670
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6455
      #5e5a6e
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  13. Sto

    1. ★ 34200
      #5a526d
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Phoenician Purple / NP PB 1463 A
      #55516a
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Night Vineyard / 30RB 10/100
      #5d5465
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Magic Spell / PPG1173-7
      #544f66
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 4-41-6 Tempest
      #5a5470
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 5-40-5 Hazy Purple
      #5c5a6c
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  17. Albany Paint

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

    1. Midnight Petunia X13R25F
      #584f65
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5020-R70B
      #575671
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  20. Laura Ashley

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

    1. Magic Spell / 444-7
      #544f66
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  22. 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%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Midnight Cruise / 10RB 10/116
      #5c5766
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Inspired Violet / 90BB 09/186
      #52536d
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  24. Fired Earth

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

    1. Royal Rajah / 7149
      #605470
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. The Color Purple 50RB 11/145
      #605266
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  27. General Paint

    1. Regal / CL 2477N
      #5c5063
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 8.9%

#5b556b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b556b foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #5b556b">…</p>

#5b556b background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #5b556b">…</p>

#5b556b shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b556b">…</p>

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: 0.357%, yellow: 0.333%, blue: 0.420%
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
YCgCo
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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