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#5b68b9 Hex Color Code

#5b68b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b68b9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b68b9 is comprised of 35.69% red, 40.78% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #5b68b9 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 40% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.43 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5b68b9 linear gradient to complementary #bad242

  1. #5b68b9
  2. #7678a9
  3. #898998
  4. #999b87
  5. #a6ad74
  6. #b1bf5e
  7. #bad242

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4454a3
  2. #4c5baa
  3. #5361b2
  4. #5b68b9
  5. #626fc0
  6. #6a75c8
  7. #717cd0

Tones

  1. #5b68b9
  2. #666db1
  3. #6f73aa
  4. #7779a2
  5. #7e7e9a
  6. #848492
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#5b68b9 to white

  1. #5b68b9
  2. #797fc5
  3. #9597d1
  4. #b0b0dc
  5. #cacae8
  6. #e5e4f4
  7. #ffffff

#5b68b9 to black

  1. #5b68b9
  2. #4d5697
  3. #3f4577
  4. #313559
  5. #23253c
  6. #161621
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 0.801 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 U
      #5368c2
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  7. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. Caparol

    1. 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  12. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  13. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

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#5b68b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b68b9 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #5b68b9">…</p>

#5b68b9 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #5b68b9">…</p>

#5b68b9 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b68b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5990585
Binary
01011011, 01101000, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#5b68b9
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 1.147
RGB
rgb(91, 104, 185)
RGBA
rgba(91, 104, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.274, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.402%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10786631 / 0xff5b68b9
HSL
hsl(232, 40%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 40%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.702), saturation: 51% (0.508), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 231.702, saturation: 50.811%, perceived brightness: 44.240%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.991, S: 53.756, L: 46.481
Cubehelix
H: -130.144, S: 0.627, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -2.607, S: 0.149, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.508), magenta: 44% (0.438), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 18.019, Y: 15.626, Z: 47.956
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.191, Y: 15.626
CIELab
L: 46.481, a: 17.920, b: -44.444
CIELuv
L: 46.481, u: -9.645, v: -68.549
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.481, C: 47.920, H: 291.959
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.481, C: 69.224, H: 261.991
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.530, a: 12.187, b: -44.257
CIECAM02
J: 35.662, C: 49.516, h: 267.683, Q: 117.656, M: 43.301, s: 60.666, H: 315.164
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.399, jaune: -7.935, green: 0.226
LMS
L: 12.129, M: 14.140, S: 47.427
YCbCr
Y: 109.933, Cb: 165.483, Cr: 116.542
YCgCo
Y: 121.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.347, Db: 113.823, Dr: 34.906
YPbPr
Y: 107.063, Pb: 41.995, Pr: -10.226
xvYCC
Y: 107.948, Cb: 164.890, Cr: 119.017
YIQ
Y: 109.347, I: -33.767, Q: 22.453
YUV
Y: 109.347, U: 37.230, V: -16.096
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.096
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.322

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