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#5b68a6 Hex Color Code

#5b68a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b68a6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b68a6 is comprised of 35.69% red, 40.78% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #5b68a6 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 30% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470 nm.

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#5b68a6 linear gradient to complementary #acb44d

  1. #5b68a6
  2. #6f7499
  3. #80808c
  4. #8d8d7e
  5. #999a70
  6. #a3a75f
  7. #acb44d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #465591
  2. #4d5b98
  3. #54629f
  4. #5b68a6
  5. #626fad
  6. #6975b4
  7. #707cbc

Tones

  1. #5b68a6
  2. #636ca0
  3. #6b709a
  4. #717494
  5. #77788e
  6. #7c7d87
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#5b68a6 to white

  1. #5b68a6
  2. #777fb5
  3. #9297c3
  4. #adb0d2
  5. #c8cae1
  6. #e4e4f0
  7. #ffffff

#5b68a6 to black

  1. #5b68a6
  2. #4c5688
  3. #3e456c
  4. #303550
  5. #232536
  6. #15161e
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 0.447 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 0.762 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 6372
      #53669d
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3944 TPG
      #5f65a2
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. P 102-6 C
      #5f62a1
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c3
      #5567a2
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  15. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Purple Frenzy
      #5b6299
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  19. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 16.4%

#5b68a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b68a6 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #5b68a6">…</p>

#5b68a6 background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #5b68a6">…</p>

#5b68a6 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b68a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5990566
Binary
01011011, 01101000, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#5b68a6
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 1.516
RGB
rgb(91, 104, 166)
RGBA
rgba(91, 104, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.288, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10786650 / 0xff5b68a6
HSL
hsl(230, 30%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 30%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.600), saturation: 45% (0.452), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 229.600, saturation: 45.181%, perceived brightness: 42.898%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.387, S: 43.148, L: 45.465
Cubehelix
H: -132.126, S: 0.493, L: 0.419
TSL
T: -2.515, S: 0.125, L: 0.420
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.452), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 16.146, Y: 14.877, Z: 38.090
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.215, Y: 14.877
CIELab
L: 45.465, a: 11.975, b: -34.947
CIELuv
L: 45.465, u: -8.974, v: -52.986
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.465, C: 36.942, H: 288.914
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.465, C: 53.740, H: 260.387
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.571, a: 7.220, b: -31.551
CIECAM02
J: 34.804, C: 41.023, h: 266.601, Q: 116.232, M: 35.874, s: 55.556, H: 314.581
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.331, jaune: -6.195, green: 0.285
LMS
L: 12.037, M: 14.126, S: 37.708
YCbCr
Y: 108.071, Cb: 157.142, Cr: 117.891
YCgCo
Y: 116.250, Cg: -12.250, Co: 4.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.181, Db: 88.496, Dr: 30.783
YPbPr
Y: 105.695, Pb: 32.495, Pr: -9.352
xvYCC
Y: 106.773, Cb: 156.545, Cr: 119.785
YIQ
Y: 107.181, I: -27.663, Q: 16.541
YUV
Y: 107.181, U: 28.946, V: -14.196
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.333
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.165

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