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#5b5ea4 Hex Color Code

#5b5ea4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5ea4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b5ea4 is comprised of 35.69% red, 36.86% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5ea4 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 29% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.66 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5b5ea4 linear gradient to complementary #a6c33c

  1. #5b5ea4
  2. #706e96
  3. #7f7e88
  4. #8c8f79
  5. #96a068
  6. #9fb155
  7. #a6c33c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #474c90
  2. #4e5297
  3. #54589d
  4. #5b5ea4
  5. #6264ab
  6. #686ab1
  7. #6f70b8

Tones

  1. #5b5ea4
  2. #63649e
  3. #6a6998
  4. #716f92
  5. #76748c
  6. #7b7a86
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#5b5ea4 to white

  1. #5b5ea4
  2. #7777b3
  3. #9390c2
  4. #aeabd1
  5. #c9c6e1
  6. #e4e2f0
  7. #ffffff

#5b5ea4 to black

  1. #5b5ea4
  2. #4c4e87
  3. #3e3f6a
  4. #30304f
  5. #232236
  6. #16151e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Fragrant Flower B7-D1-4
      #5c5ca4
      ΔE = 0.912 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2746 U
      #595ca5
      ΔE = 0.930 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ P 102-6 C
      #5f62a1
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2211
      #605c9c
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 60 11 260 / Lazur 80
      #4c5ca0
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-7 Pristine Iris
      #5f5d9b
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  9. California Paints

    1. DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  12. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 14.2%

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#5b5ea4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5ea4 foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #5b5ea4">…</p>

#5b5ea4 background

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

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #5b5ea4">…</p>

#5b5ea4 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5ea4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5988004
Binary
01011011, 01011110, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#5b5ea4
LRV
≈ 12.9%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 3.391
RGB
rgb(91, 94, 164)
RGBA
rgba(91, 94, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.269, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.368%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10789212 / 0xff5b5ea4
HSL
hsl(238, 29%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 29%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.534), saturation: 45% (0.445), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 237.534, saturation: 44.512%, perceived brightness: 40.620%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.732, S: 43.870, L: 42.626
Cubehelix
H: -125.043, S: 0.528, L: 0.395
TSL
T: -2.852, S: 0.130, L: 0.396
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.445), magenta: 43% (0.427), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 15.016, Y: 12.909, Z: 36.815
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.199, Y: 12.909
CIELab
L: 42.626, a: 17.598, b: -38.253
CIELuv
L: 42.626, u: -5.326, v: -57.764
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.626, C: 42.107, H: 294.705
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.626, C: 58.009, H: 264.732
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.929, a: 11.724, b: -35.601
CIECAM02
J: 32.291, C: 43.518, h: 272.826, Q: 111.957, M: 38.056, s: 58.302, H: 317.984
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.377, jaune: -6.849, green: -0.361
LMS
L: 10.571, M: 11.573, S: 36.425
YCbCr
Y: 102.835, Cb: 159.174, Cr: 121.713
YCgCo
Y: 110.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 101.083, Db: 94.660, Dr: 19.189
YPbPr
Y: 98.401, Pb: 35.345, Pr: -4.720
xvYCC
Y: 100.509, Cb: 159.048, Cr: 123.854
YIQ
Y: 101.083, I: -24.276, Q: 21.145
YUV
Y: 101.083, U: 30.962, V: -8.846
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 1.953
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.824

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