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#5b5ca1 Hex Color Code

#5b5ca1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5ca1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b5ca1 is comprised of 35.69% red, 36.08% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5ca1 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 28% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.83 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#5b5ca1 linear gradient to complementary #a3c23a

  1. #5b5ca1
  2. #6f6c93
  3. #7e7d85
  4. #8a8d76
  5. #949f66
  6. #9cb053
  7. #a3c23a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #484b8d
  2. #4e5094
  3. #55569a
  4. #5b5ca1
  5. #6162a8
  6. #6868ae
  7. #6e6eb5

Tones

  1. #5b5ca1
  2. #63629b
  3. #696796
  4. #6f6d90
  5. #75728a
  6. #7a7884
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#5b5ca1 to white

  1. #5b5ca1
  2. #7775b1
  3. #928fc0
  4. #adaad0
  5. #c8c5df
  6. #e4e2ef
  7. #ffffff

#5b5ca1 to black

  1. #5b5ca1
  2. #4c4d84
  3. #3e3e69
  4. #302f4e
  5. #222235
  6. #15141e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3943 TCX
      #5a5b9f
      ΔE = 0.492 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. P 102-6 C
      #5f62a1
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Fragrant Flower B7-D1-4
      #5c5ca4
      ΔE = 0.716 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 0.990 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2211
      #605c9c
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 60 11 260 / Lazur 80
      #4c5ca0
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-7 Pristine Iris
      #5f5d9b
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. Riviera Rain / D15
      #595893
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  12. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 11.7%

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#5b5ca1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5ca1 foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #5b5ca1">…</p>

#5b5ca1 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #5b5ca1">…</p>

#5b5ca1 shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5ca1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5987489
Binary
01011011, 01011100, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#5b5ca1
LRV
≈ 12.5%
Closest short hex
#559 ΔE = 2.822
RGB
rgb(91, 92, 161)
RGBA
rgba(91, 92, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.267, b: 0.468
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.361%, blue: 0.631%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10789727 / 0xff5b5ca1
HSL
hsl(239, 28%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 28%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.143), saturation: 43% (0.435), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 239.143, saturation: 43.478%, perceived brightness: 39.991%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.481, S: 42.773, L: 41.924
Cubehelix
H: -123.737, S: 0.517, L: 0.389
TSL
T: -2.917, S: 0.128, L: 0.390
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.435), magenta: 43% (0.429), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 64% (0.639), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 14.573, Y: 12.451, Z: 35.347
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.200, Y: 12.451
CIELab
L: 41.924, a: 17.938, b: -37.586
CIELuv
L: 41.924, u: -4.470, v: -56.557
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.924, C: 41.647, H: 295.513
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.924, C: 56.733, H: 265.481
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.286, a: 11.968, b: -34.692
CIECAM02
J: 31.690, C: 42.843, h: 274.087, Q: 110.910, M: 37.466, s: 58.121, H: 318.686
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.376, jaune: -6.738, green: -0.487
LMS
L: 10.287, M: 11.098, S: 34.973
YCbCr
Y: 101.533, Cb: 158.439, Cr: 122.662
YCgCo
Y: 109.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 5.250
YDbDr
Y: 99.567, Db: 92.427, Dr: 16.306
YPbPr
Y: 96.755, Pb: 34.615, Pr: -3.674
xvYCC
Y: 99.095, Cb: 158.407, Cr: 124.773
YIQ
Y: 99.567, I: -22.763, Q: 21.257
YUV
Y: 99.567, U: 30.232, V: -7.516
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.139
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.401

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