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#5b5e8c Hex Color Code

#5b5e8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5e8c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b5e8c is comprised of 35.69% red, 36.86% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5e8c has a hue of 236° (degrees), 21% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.5 nm.

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#5b5e8c linear gradient to complementary #8d9750

  1. #5b5e8c
  2. #676783
  3. #71707a
  4. #797a70
  5. #808366
  6. #878d5c
  7. #8d9750

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #494d79
  2. #4f527f
  3. #555886
  4. #5b5e8c
  5. #616492
  6. #676a99
  7. #6d709f

Tones

  1. #5b5e8c
  2. #606288
  3. #656584
  4. #696980
  5. #6d6d7c
  6. #717078
  7. #747474

Tints and Shades

#5b5e8c to white

  1. #5b5e8c
  2. #76779e
  3. #9090b1
  4. #ababc4
  5. #c7c6d8
  6. #e3e2eb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5b5e8c to black

  1. #5b5e8c
  2. #4c4e73
  3. #3d3f5b
  4. #2f3045
  5. #22222f
  6. #15151b
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 0.410 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  2. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  3. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 231
      #5a537e
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Royal Wedding / 40D-4
      #5b5b8e
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Iris Illusion / 7157
      #605786
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 3-40-6 Purple Passion
      #53537d
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Violet / P098-C6
      #645c7d
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.35
      #57618b
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  12. Wattyl

    1. Lydia's Purple / D60W
      #635e86
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Night Goddess / D83W
      #4d5c83
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  13. New Look

    1. Hoop-a-Loop / G38-06
      #635e86
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Topsy Turvy / G38-03
      #4d5c83
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6414
      #5e6085
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Altar of Heaven / 1264
      #555183
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  16. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 1264
      #555183
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  17. Dulux Australia

    1. Colossus / A410
      #605c91
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 3.803 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. 4242 Marble Swirl 90BB 14/242
      #555e85
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Clematis Vine 10RB 13/311
      #5a5588
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  19. Dulux

    1. 10RB 11/250
      #5e5a81
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 3.285 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  20. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. Mozarts / NP AC 2096 A
      #555787
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Purple Charm / NP AC 2090 A
      #585280
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5030-R70B
      #58668a
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  23. Brillux

    1. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 48.12.24
      #685d80
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Xanadu
      #5f5981
      ΔE = 3.032 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  25. CIL

    1. Xanadu
      #5f5981
      ΔE = 3.032 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Purple Polka
      #5c5679
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  26. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 3.149 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  27. Plascon

    1. Ocean Frigot B6-E1-4
      #505884
      ΔE = 3.197 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Rocky Ridge B5-E1-4
      #4c5c88
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Pluie pourpre
      #59578d
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Oriental Night 29-14
      #5c5687
      ΔE = 3.451 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  30. Albany Paint

    1. Tollard Royal
      #565585
      ΔE = 3.534 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Little Boy
      #4a5880
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c5
      #4b5b91
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. 38-d5
      #675c8f
      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  32. KILZ

    1. Bewitched / B722
      #5c6081
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Aphrodisiac / B732
      #6b648a
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  33. General Paint

    1. Influental / CL 2436A
      #616790
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Chauffeur / CL 2447N
      #5b557b
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10470
      #685d86
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  35. Dupont

    1. CAS678
      #60578a
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  36. Caparol

    1. 5104-R68B
      #606080
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  37. Pascol

    1. Blue Jays PZ5020
      #596081
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  38. Duron

    1. Mesmerize
      #606384
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  39. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  40. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7673 C
      #535486
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. 7669 C
      #615e9b
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  41. Graham & Brown

    1. Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  42. Olympic

    1. Eggplant A44-6
      #555487
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Byzantine Purple A43-6
      #635486
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  43. Taubmans

    1. Purple Berry / T12 36.H5
      #5f568b
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Inner Depth / T58-8
      #5a5a77
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  44. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-6 Tempest
      #5f5c7b
      ΔE = 4.246 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. 4-43-6 Mountain Majesty
      #685f7e
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  45. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Bottle Blue
      #486097
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 4.514 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  47. Focoltone

    1. 5037
      #63577f
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. Splendiforous
      #505384
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  49. Sto

    1. 34300
      #52557b
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  50. Behr

    1. Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Passionate Plum EBC-47
      #545283
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  51. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Concord Jam / 361
      #695a82
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  52. California Paints

    1. DE 5964 - Concord Jam
      #695a82
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Concord Bloom
      #6c5b8e
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  53. Farrow & Ball

    1. Pitch Blue / 220
      #535e7e
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  54. Tollens

    1. T2009-5
      #545c7b
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  55. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 D 45 - Deep purple / Pageant
      #5d5387
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  56. Crown Diamond

    1. 7349-73 Easter Choir
      #625a79
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  57. Sico

    1. 6048-73 Easter Choir
      #625a79
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  58. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  59. Resene

    1. Jasper B53-058-263
      #4e6590
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  60. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  61. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 12.1%

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#5b5e8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5e8c foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #5b5e8c">…</p>

#5b5e8c background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #5b5e8c">…</p>

#5b5e8c shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5e8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5987980
Binary
01011011, 01011110, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#5b5e8c
LRV
≈ 12.1%
Closest short hex
#558 ΔE = 3.646
RGB
rgb(91, 94, 140)
RGBA
rgba(91, 94, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.289, b: 0.431
RYB
red: 35.686%, yellow: 36.795%, blue: 54.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10789236 / 0xff5b5e8c
HSL
hsl(236, 21%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 21%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.327), saturation: 35% (0.350), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 236.327, saturation: 35.000%, perceived brightness: 39.014%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.914, S: 28.689, L: 41.410
Cubehelix
H: -126.052, S: 0.353, L: 0.385
TSL
T: -2.803, S: 0.093, L: 0.386
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.350), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 13.049, Y: 12.123, Z: 26.458
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.235, Y: 12.123
CIELab
L: 41.410, a: 10.483, b: -25.821
CIELuv
L: 41.410, u: -4.048, v: -37.969
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.410, C: 27.868, H: 292.097
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.410, C: 38.184, H: 263.914
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.817, a: 5.970, b: -20.683
CIECAM02
J: 31.300, C: 31.684, h: 273.022, Q: 110.226, M: 27.707, s: 50.136, H: 318.093
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.281, jaune: -4.590, green: -0.240
LMS
L: 10.474, M: 11.558, S: 26.223
YCbCr
Y: 100.483, Cb: 148.638, Cr: 123.417
YCoCg
Y: 104.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 98.347, Db: 62.668, Dr: 13.981
YPbPr
Y: 96.673, Pb: 23.345, Pr: -3.616
xvYCC
Y: 99.025, Cb: 148.507, Cr: 124.824
YIQ
Y: 98.347, I: -16.565, Q: 13.678
YUV
Y: 98.347, U: 20.498, V: -6.445
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.786
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.649

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