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#5b5985 Hex Color Code

#5b5985 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5985 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5b5985 is comprised of 35.69% red, 34.9% green and 52.16% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5985 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 20% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.9 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#5b5985 linear gradient to complementary #81904e

  1. #5b5985
  2. #64627d
  3. #6c6b74
  4. #72746c
  5. #787d62
  6. #7d8759
  7. #81904e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a4973
  2. #504e79
  3. #55537f
  4. #5b5985
  5. #615f8b
  6. #676491
  7. #6c6a97

Tones

  1. #5b5985
  2. #5f5d81
  3. #63607e
  4. #66647a
  5. #696876
  6. #6c6b73
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#5b5985 to white

  1. #5b5985
  2. #757299
  3. #908dac
  4. #aba8c1
  5. #c6c4d5
  6. #e2e1ea
  7. #ffffff

#5b5985 to black

  1. #5b5985
  2. #4c4a6e
  3. #3d3c57
  4. #2f2e42
  5. #22212d
  6. #15141a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-6 Perky Plum
      #5e5884
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Viola
      #5b5c8a
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Blue Mystery
      #57567a
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Xanadu
      #5f5981
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Purple Polka
      #5c5679
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Xanadu
      #5f5981
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 11/250
      #5e5a81
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Amethyst Falls 3
      #57527e
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mozarts / NP AC 2096 A
      #555787
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Purple Charm / NP AC 2090 A
      #585280
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  7. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Psychic / A413
      #615981
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Oriental Night 29-14
      #5c5687
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Tollard Royal
      #565585
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Iris Illusion / 7157
      #605786
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V9.26.33
      #605787
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 231
      #5a537e
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Darkest Grape / 2069-30
      #5d5b7d
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Roman Purple / T10 37F-2
      #525782
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  15. Behr

    1. 640D-7 Pharaoh Purple
      #5a587c
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. S-G-620 Wizard
      #52588b
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #5b5b8f
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 3-40-6 Purple Passion
      #53537d
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. Indigo
      #5c5484
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Pluie pourpre
      #59578d
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. Clematis Vine 10RB 13/311
      #5a5588
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  19. General Paint

    1. Chauffeur / CL 2447N
      #5b557b
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Graoupie / CLV 1170N
      #53557b
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  21. Dupont

    1. CAS678
      #60578a
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  22. Plascon

    1. Ocean Frigot B6-E1-4
      #505884
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Grey Reminder P3-E1-4
      #605484
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  23. Olympic

    1. Eggplant A44-6
      #555487
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  24. Focoltone

    1. 5037
      #63577f
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

#5b5985 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5985 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #5b5985">…</p>

#5b5985 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #5b5985">…</p>

#5b5985 shadow

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

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5985">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5986693
Binary
01011011, 01011001, 10000101
Hexadecimal
#5b5985
LRV
≈ 11.1%
Closest short hex
#558 ΔE = 2.372
RGB
rgb(91, 89, 133)
RGBA
rgba(91, 89, 133, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.284, b: 0.425
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.349%, blue: 0.522%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10790523 / 0xff5b5985
HSL
hsl(243, 20%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 20%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (242.727), saturation: 33% (0.331), value: 52% (0.522)
HSP
hue: 242.727, saturation: 33.083%, perceived brightness: 37.496%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.308, S: 26.550, L: 39.685
Cubehelix
H: -120.880, S: 0.329, L: 0.370
TSL
T: -3.061, S: 0.087, L: 0.371
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.316), magenta: 33% (0.331), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 48% (0.478)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 48% (0.478)
XYZ
X: 12.119, Y: 11.062, Z: 23.682
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.236, Y: 11.062
CIELab
L: 39.685, a: 11.640, b: -24.269
CIELuv
L: 39.685, u: -1.666, v: -35.421
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.685, C: 26.917, H: 295.624
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.685, C: 35.461, H: 267.308
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.260, a: 6.838, b: -18.935
CIECAM02
J: 29.851, C: 30.011, h: 278.081, Q: 107.643, M: 26.244, s: 49.377, H: 320.942
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.279, jaune: -4.336, green: -0.563
LMS
L: 9.787, M: 10.395, S: 23.476
YCbCr
Y: 97.277, Cb: 147.020, Cr: 125.754
YCgCo
Y: 100.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 94.614, Db: 57.752, Dr: 6.882
YPbPr
Y: 92.594, Pb: 21.770, Pr: -1.024
xvYCC
Y: 95.522, Cb: 147.123, Cr: 127.100
YIQ
Y: 94.614, I: -12.944, Q: 14.113
YUV
Y: 94.614, U: 18.891, V: -3.170
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.587
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 6.206

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