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#5b6aa3 Hex Color Code

#5b6aa3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b6aa3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b6aa3 is comprised of 35.69% red, 41.57% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #5b6aa3 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 28% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.96 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5b6aa3 linear gradient to complementary #aaad51

  1. #5b6aa3
  2. #6e7497
  3. #7e7f8b
  4. #8b8a7e
  5. #979670
  6. #a1a161
  7. #aaad51

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #46578e
  2. #4d5d95
  3. #54639c
  4. #5b6aa3
  5. #6271aa
  6. #6977b1
  7. #707eb9

Tones

  1. #5b6aa3
  2. #636d9d
  3. #6a7197
  4. #707491
  5. #75788b
  6. #7a7b85
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#5b6aa3 to white

  1. #5b6aa3
  2. #7781b2
  3. #9299c1
  4. #adb1d1
  5. #c8cbe0
  6. #e3e5ef
  7. #ffffff

#5b6aa3 to black

  1. #5b6aa3
  2. #4c5886
  3. #3e466a
  4. #30364f
  5. #222536
  6. #15161e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 1.180 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 U
      #606b9d
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  11. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  16. Brillux

    1. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#5b6aa3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b6aa3 foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #5b6aa3">…</p>

#5b6aa3 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #5b6aa3">…</p>

#5b6aa3 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b6aa3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5991075
Binary
01011011, 01101010, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#5b6aa3
LRV
≈ 15.2%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 2.608
RGB
rgb(91, 106, 163)
RGBA
rgba(91, 106, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.294, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.406%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10786141 / 0xff5b6aa3
HSL
hsl(228, 28%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 28%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.500), saturation: 44% (0.442), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 227.500, saturation: 44.172%, perceived brightness: 43.138%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.930, S: 43.199, L: 45.874
Cubehelix
H: -134.180, S: 0.464, L: 0.423
TSL
T: -2.424, S: 0.120, L: 0.424
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.442), magenta: 35% (0.350), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 16.077, Y: 15.176, Z: 36.725
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.223, Y: 15.176
CIELab
L: 45.874, a: 9.823, b: -32.540
CIELuv
L: 45.874, u: -9.613, v: -49.135
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.874, C: 33.990, H: 286.797
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.874, C: 50.067, H: 258.930
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.956, a: 5.494, b: -28.626
CIECAM02
J: 35.181, C: 38.933, h: 264.809, Q: 116.859, M: 34.046, s: 53.976, H: 313.621
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.309, jaune: -5.748, green: 0.433
LMS
L: 12.337, M: 14.673, S: 36.370
YCbCr
Y: 108.785, Cb: 155.243, Cr: 117.368
YCgCo
Y: 116.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 108.013, Db: 82.731, Dr: 32.364
YPbPr
Y: 106.909, Pb: 30.225, Pr: -10.122
xvYCC
Y: 107.816, Cb: 154.551, Cr: 119.109
YIQ
Y: 108.013, I: -27.248, Q: 14.563
YUV
Y: 108.013, U: 27.060, V: -14.926
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.722
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.072

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