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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

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#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 / #fff

#5b6aa3 to black

  1. #5b6aa3
  2. #4c5886
  3. #3e466a
  4. #30364f
  5. #222536
  6. #15161e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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    1. ★ Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 0.619 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Electrify T13-9
      #5565a1
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2738 UP
      #5d699b
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. P 104-7 U
      #5b6595
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6b6599
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. 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%
  9. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10444
      #3f63a8
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  11. Brillux

    1. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.030 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  16. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 3.056 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 3.219 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  18. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 3.117 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  20. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 3.202 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 3.270 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 6135
      #3c66a1
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  22. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  25. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 3.314 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.369 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.369 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  30. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.386 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  31. Dulux

    1. Mystic Mauve 1 / 69BB 17/324
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.431 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  34. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.431 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.431 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  36. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 3.523 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  37. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  38. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  39. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  40. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  41. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 3.648 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 4.081 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  43. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  44. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  45. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  46. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 3.829 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  47. Plascon

    1. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 3.905 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  48. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  49. Caparol

    1. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  50. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Persian Plush / A398
      #575d93
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  51. Peintures MF

    1. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  52. Tollens

    1. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  53. Glidden

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  54. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  55. Benjamin Moore

    1. Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  56. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  57. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  58. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  59. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  60. General Paint

    1. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  61. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  62. Chrysler

    1. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  63. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  64. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  65. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  66. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  67. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  68. Olympic

    1. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  69. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 13.3%

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#5b6aa3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b6aa3 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #5b6aa3">…</p>

#5b6aa3 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #5b6aa3">…</p>

#5b6aa3 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<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: 35.686%, yellow: 40.554%, blue: 63.922%
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
YCoCg
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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