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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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#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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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. 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%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh 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%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  4. 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%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. Beckers

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

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  9. 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%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

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

    1. 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  12. Valspar Paint

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

#5b6ab5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b6ab5 foreground

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

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #5b6ab5">…</p>

#5b6ab5 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #5b6ab5">…</p>

#5b6ab5 shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<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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