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#5b5e8f Hex Color Code

#5b5e8f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5e8f is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b5e8f is comprised of 35.69% red, 36.86% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5e8f has a hue of 237° (degrees), 22% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.35 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#5b5e8f linear gradient to complementary #909b4f

  1. #5b5e8f
  2. #686886
  3. #72727c
  4. #7b7c72
  5. #838667
  6. #8a905c
  7. #909b4f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #494d7c
  2. #4f5282
  3. #555889
  4. #5b5e8f
  5. #616495
  6. #676a9c
  7. #6e70a2

Tones

  1. #5b5e8f
  2. #60628b
  3. #656687
  4. #6a6982
  5. #6e6d7e
  6. #717179
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#5b5e8f to white

  1. #5b5e8f
  2. #7677a1
  3. #9090b3
  4. #ababc6
  5. #c7c6d9
  6. #e3e2ec
  7. #ffffff

#5b5e8f to black

  1. #5b5e8f
  2. #4c4e76
  3. #3e3f5d
  4. #2f3046
  5. #222230
  6. #15151b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7673 XGC
      #5b5d8c
      ΔE = 0.667 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ P 103-13 C
      #5d5d89
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Viola
      #5b5c8a
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ Purple Frenzy
      #5b6299
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Royal Wedding / 40D-4
      #5b5b8e
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  7. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Persian Plush / A398
      #575d93
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. ★ Colossus / A410
      #605c91
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #5b5b8f
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  9. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  10. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ Cleopatra / T12 37.H4
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  17. Bristol

    1. ★ Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  18. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  20. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  22. Brillux

    1. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  23. Behr

    1. S-G-620 Wizard
      #52588b
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  24. Dulux

    1. Marble Swirl 1
      #58618a
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  25. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Mozarts / NP AC 2096 A
      #555787
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  27. Plascon

    1. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Pluie pourpre
      #59578d
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

#5b5e8f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5e8f foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #5b5e8f">…</p>

#5b5e8f background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #5b5e8f">…</p>

#5b5e8f shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5e8f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5987983
Binary
01011011, 01011110, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#5b5e8f
LRV
≈ 12.2%
Closest short hex
#558 ΔE = 3.524
RGB
rgb(91, 94, 143)
RGBA
rgba(91, 94, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.287, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.368%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10789233 / 0xff5b5e8f
HSL
hsl(237, 22%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 22%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.538), saturation: 36% (0.364), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 236.538, saturation: 36.364%, perceived brightness: 39.204%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.062, S: 30.593, L: 41.552
Cubehelix
H: -125.873, S: 0.375, L: 0.386
TSL
T: -2.811, S: 0.098, L: 0.387
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.364), magenta: 34% (0.343), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 13.274, Y: 12.212, Z: 27.639
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.230, Y: 12.212
CIELab
L: 41.552, a: 11.343, b: -27.408
CIELuv
L: 41.552, u: -4.209, v: -40.470
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.552, C: 29.662, H: 292.483
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.552, C: 40.688, H: 264.062
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.946, a: 6.644, b: -22.431
CIECAM02
J: 31.415, C: 33.264, h: 273.072, Q: 110.429, M: 29.089, s: 51.324, H: 318.120
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.294, jaune: -4.876, green: -0.263
LMS
L: 10.485, M: 11.560, S: 27.386
YCbCr
Y: 100.777, Cb: 149.955, Cr: 123.204
YCgCo
Y: 105.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 98.689, Db: 66.667, Dr: 14.632
YPbPr
Y: 96.889, Pb: 24.845, Pr: -3.754
xvYCC
Y: 99.211, Cb: 149.825, Cr: 124.702
YIQ
Y: 98.689, I: -17.529, Q: 14.611
YUV
Y: 98.689, U: 21.806, V: -6.745
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.220
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.139

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