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#5b6b8d Hex Color Code

#5b6b8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b6b8d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b6b8d is comprised of 35.69% red, 41.96% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #5b6b8d has a hue of 221° (degrees), 22% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.91 nm.

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#5b6b8d linear gradient to complementary #8f8559

  1. #5b6b8d
  2. #666f85
  3. #70737c
  4. #797874
  5. #817c6b
  6. #888062
  7. #8f8559

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #475879
  2. #4e5e7f
  3. #546586
  4. #5b6b8d
  5. #627294
  6. #68789b
  7. #6f7fa2

Tones

  1. #5b6b8d
  2. #606c89
  3. #656e85
  4. #696f81
  5. #6d717c
  6. #707278
  7. #747474

Tints and Shades

#5b6b8d to white

  1. #5b6b8d
  2. #75829f
  3. #909ab2
  4. #abb2c5
  5. #c7cbd8
  6. #e3e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#5b6b8d to black

  1. #5b6b8d
  2. #4c5974
  3. #3d475c
  4. #2f3645
  5. #22262f
  6. #15171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Kingfisher Blue B54-041-263
      #596a8b
      ΔE = 0.688 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Kashmir Blue B55-041-254
      #576d8e
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 0.837 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  3. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth
      #58698d
      ΔE = 1.033 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Waterloo
      #546988
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7222 - Mountain Vale
      #5e6b8a
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 14/202
      #5b6988
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Morning Jewel 2
      #567195
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.12.24
      #57688b
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Contentment
      #5c6889
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Contentment / 70BB 14/202
      #5e6884
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Preservation Plum 70BB 17/187
      #606b8a
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ 4193 Noble Blue 50BB 18/216
      #566d8f
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Bleu de Nîmes | EE102
      #546686
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Normandy Blue
      #5a6d93
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Marina Blue
      #576f93
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Nova / 825
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ Blue Heron / 832
      #5d6b86
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 654 U
      #55688b
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ P 108-13 U
      #5d6a85
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 2320
      #606c90
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 62 5 246 / Lago 20
      #607094
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-38-5 Celestial Violet
      #56688d
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #5c678c
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Stained Glass / 447-6
      #566682
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blueberry Hill / 50BB 14/169
      #5a6684
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  20. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5014 / Pigeon blue
      #606e8c
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  22. General Paint

    1. ★ Gaspe / CL 2386A
      #57678c
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ Deepcove / CL 2376A
      #546787
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Capri Blue
      #5b6f8f
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Graphite Blue
      #5b7194
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5213D Tapestry Blue
      #556d8f
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Sandoval Blue / IB97
      #556988
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6173
      #5e7094
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5030-R70B
      #58668a
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  28. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ Grape Haze C46-5
      #5d6c87
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Senate Blue / NP PB 1513 D
      #586f8f
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  30. Behr

    1. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 600F-6 Atlantic Blue
      #5b6983
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Shaded Climatus 28-14
      #586585
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Dark
      #5c708e
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  35. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.40
      #5a708f
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  36. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  37. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  39. Taubmans

    1. Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Blueberry Pie / T145-8
      #546784
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  40. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  41. Chrysler

    1. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  42. AMC

    1. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  43. Duron

    1. Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 13.5%

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#5b6b8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b6b8d foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #5b6b8d">…</p>

#5b6b8d background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #5b6b8d">…</p>

#5b6b8d shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b6b8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5991309
Binary
01011011, 01101011, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#5b6b8d
LRV
≈ 14.7%
Closest short hex
#568 ΔE = 2.099
RGB
rgb(91, 107, 141)
RGBA
rgba(91, 107, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.316, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.404%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10785907 / 0xff5b6b8d
HSL
hsl(221, 22%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 22%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.800), saturation: 35% (0.355), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 220.800, saturation: 35.461%, perceived brightness: 41.986%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.652, S: 36.408, L: 45.168
Cubehelix
H: -141.217, S: 0.308, L: 0.415
TSL
T: -2.136, S: 0.090, L: 0.416
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.355), magenta: 24% (0.241), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 14.378, Y: 14.662, Z: 27.267
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.260, Y: 14.662
CIELab
L: 45.168, a: 2.762, b: -20.601
CIELuv
L: 45.168, u: -9.335, v: -29.882
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.168, C: 20.785, H: 277.636
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.168, C: 31.306, H: 252.652
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.291, a: 0.018, b: -15.416
CIECAM02
J: 34.587, C: 27.458, h: 258.008, Q: 115.869, M: 24.011, s: 45.522, H: 310.054
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.220, jaune: -3.599, green: 0.698
LMS
L: 12.407, M: 14.938, S: 27.057
YCbCr
Y: 107.133, Cb: 145.294, Cr: 118.562
YCgCo
Y: 111.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 106.092, Db: 52.522, Dr: 28.706
YPbPr
Y: 106.040, Pb: 18.840, Pr: -9.564
xvYCC
Y: 107.070, Cb: 144.550, Cr: 119.599
YIQ
Y: 106.092, I: -20.454, Q: 7.195
YUV
Y: 106.092, U: 17.179, V: -13.240
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 2.906
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 5.921

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