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#5b5996 Hex Color Code

#5b5996 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5996 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5b5996 is comprised of 35.69% red, 34.9% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5996 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 26% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.7 nm.

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#5b5996 linear gradient to complementary #93ae41

  1. #5b5996
  2. #6a678a
  3. #76747e
  4. #7f8271
  5. #879163
  6. #8e9f54
  7. #93ae41

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #494883
  2. #4f4e8a
  3. #555390
  4. #5b5996
  5. #615f9c
  6. #6764a3
  7. #6d6aa9

Tones

  1. #5b5996
  2. #615e91
  3. #67638c
  4. #6c6887
  5. #706e82
  6. #74737d
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#5b5996 to white

  1. #5b5996
  2. #7672a7
  3. #918db8
  4. #aca8ca
  5. #c8c4db
  6. #e3e1ed
  7. #ffffff

#5b5996 to black

  1. #5b5996
  2. #4c4a7b
  3. #3e3c62
  4. #302e49
  5. #222132
  6. #15141c
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
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      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
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      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
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      #5a5588
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
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      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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#5b5996 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5996 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #5b5996">…</p>

#5b5996 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #5b5996">…</p>

#5b5996 shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5996">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5986710
Binary
01011011, 01011001, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#5b5996
LRV
≈ 11.6%
Closest short hex
#559 ΔE = 2.094
RGB
rgb(91, 89, 150)
RGBA
rgba(91, 89, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.270, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.349%, blue: 0.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10790506 / 0xff5b5996
HSL
hsl(242, 26%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 26%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.967), saturation: 41% (0.407), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 241.967, saturation: 40.667%, perceived brightness: 38.604%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.813, S: 37.153, L: 40.525
Cubehelix
H: -121.495, S: 0.454, L: 0.378
TSL
T: -3.030, S: 0.115, L: 0.379
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.393), magenta: 41% (0.407), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 13.390, Y: 11.570, Z: 30.376
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.209, Y: 11.570
CIELab
L: 40.525, a: 16.525, b: -33.226
CIELuv
L: 40.525, u: -2.753, v: -49.445
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.525, C: 37.109, H: 296.443
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.525, C: 49.522, H: 266.813
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.015, a: 10.740, b: -29.136
CIECAM02
J: 30.523, C: 38.748, h: 276.630, Q: 108.848, M: 33.884, s: 55.794, H: 320.117
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.349, jaune: -5.958, green: -0.663
LMS
L: 9.850, M: 10.405, S: 30.069
YCbCr
Y: 98.943, Cb: 154.483, Cr: 124.547
YCgCo
Y: 104.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 96.552, Db: 80.413, Dr: 10.571
YPbPr
Y: 93.818, Pb: 30.270, Pr: -1.806
xvYCC
Y: 96.573, Cb: 154.590, Cr: 126.414
YIQ
Y: 96.552, I: -18.406, Q: 19.402
YUV
Y: 96.552, U: 26.303, V: -4.871
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.588
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.452

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