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#5b6ab5 Hex Color Code

#5b6ab5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b6ab5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b6ab5 is comprised of 35.69% red, 41.57% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #5b6ab5 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 38% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.44 nm.

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

#5b6ab5 linear gradient to complementary #b7c749

  1. #5b6ab5
  2. #7478a6
  3. #878796
  4. #969786
  5. #a3a774
  6. #adb761
  7. #b7c749

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #44569f
  2. #4c5da6
  3. #5463ae
  4. #5b6ab5
  5. #6271bd
  6. #6a78c4
  7. #717ecc

Tones

  1. #5b6ab5
  2. #656fae
  3. #6e74a6
  4. #76799f
  5. #7d7e97
  6. #838390
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#5b6ab5 to white

  1. #5b6ab5
  2. #7881c1
  3. #9499ce
  4. #afb1da
  5. #cacbe7
  6. #e4e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#5b6ab5 to black

  1. #5b6ab5
  2. #4d5894
  3. #3e4675
  4. #313557
  5. #23253a
  6. #161620
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 XGC
      #5e6bb2
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  6. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Beckers

    1. ★ Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  10. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  11. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  13. Caparol

    1. 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 16.8%

#5b6ab5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b6ab5 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #5b6ab5">…</p>

#5b6ab5 background

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #5b6ab5">…</p>

#5b6ab5 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b6ab5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5991093
Binary
01011011, 01101010, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#5b6ab5
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 2.243
RGB
rgb(91, 106, 181)
RGBA
rgba(91, 106, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.280, b: 0.479
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.407%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10786123 / 0xff5b6ab5
HSL
hsl(230, 38%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 38%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 50% (0.497), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 49.724%, perceived brightness: 44.378%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.958, S: 50.427, L: 46.800
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.590, L: 0.430
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.143, L: 0.432
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.497), magenta: 41% (0.414), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 17.806, Y: 15.867, Z: 45.832
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.200, Y: 15.867
CIELab
L: 46.800, a: 15.409, b: -41.612
CIELuv
L: 46.800, u: -10.190, v: -64.034
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.800, C: 44.373, H: 290.319
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.800, C: 64.839, H: 260.958
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.834, a: 10.083, b: -40.334
CIECAM02
J: 35.969, C: 47.168, h: 266.486, Q: 118.162, M: 41.248, s: 59.083, H: 314.519
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.375, jaune: -7.405, green: 0.352
LMS
L: 12.422, M: 14.686, S: 45.340
YCbCr
Y: 110.549, Cb: 163.145, Cr: 116.090
YCgCo
Y: 121.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: 0.250
YDbDr
Y: 110.065, Db: 106.725, Dr: 36.270
YPbPr
Y: 108.205, Pb: 39.225, Pr: -10.950
xvYCC
Y: 108.929, Cb: 162.456, Cr: 118.381
YIQ
Y: 110.065, I: -33.030, Q: 20.163
YUV
Y: 110.065, U: 34.908, V: -16.726
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.254
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.423

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