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#5b6ba5 Hex Color Code

#5b6ba5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b6ba5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b6ba5 is comprised of 35.69% red, 41.96% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #5b6ba5 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 29% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.14 nm.

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#5b6ba5 linear gradient to complementary #acaf51

  1. #5b6ba5
  2. #6f7699
  3. #7f808c
  4. #8c8c7f
  5. #989771
  6. #a3a362
  7. #acaf51

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #46578f
  2. #4d5e97
  3. #54649e
  4. #5b6ba5
  5. #6272ac
  6. #6978b4
  7. #707fbb

Tones

  1. #5b6ba5
  2. #636e9f
  3. #6a7299
  4. #707593
  5. #76798d
  6. #7b7c86
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#5b6ba5 to white

  1. #5b6ba5
  2. #7782b4
  3. #929ac3
  4. #adb2d2
  5. #c8cbe1
  6. #e4e5f0
  7. #ffffff

#5b6ba5 to black

  1. #5b6ba5
  2. #4c5987
  3. #3e476b
  4. #303650
  5. #222636
  6. #15171e
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 1.006 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c3
      #5567a2
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  13. Brillux

    1. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  17. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  20. CIL

    1. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 17.8%

#5b6ba5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b6ba5 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #5b6ba5">…</p>

#5b6ba5 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #5b6ba5">…</p>

#5b6ba5 shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b6ba5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5991333
Binary
01011011, 01101011, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#5b6ba5
LRV
≈ 15.5%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 2.781
RGB
rgb(91, 107, 165)
RGBA
rgba(91, 107, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.295, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10785883 / 0xff5b6ba5
HSL
hsl(227, 29%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 29%%, 50%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.027), saturation: 45% (0.448), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 227.027, saturation: 44.848%, perceived brightness: 43.493%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.665, S: 44.368, L: 46.252
Cubehelix
H: -134.653, S: 0.474, L: 0.426
TSL
T: -2.403, S: 0.122, L: 0.427
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.448), magenta: 35% (0.352), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 16.361, Y: 15.455, Z: 37.711
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.222, Y: 15.455
CIELab
L: 46.252, a: 9.815, b: -33.123
CIELuv
L: 46.252, u: -10.048, v: -50.128
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.252, C: 34.547, H: 286.506
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.252, C: 51.125, H: 258.665
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.313, a: 5.491, b: -29.355
CIECAM02
J: 35.518, C: 39.556, h: 264.330, Q: 117.418, M: 34.591, s: 54.277, H: 313.366
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.312, jaune: -5.850, green: 0.485
LMS
L: 12.505, M: 14.953, S: 37.344
YCbCr
Y: 109.485, Cb: 155.830, Cr: 116.858
YCgCo
Y: 117.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 4.250
YDbDr
Y: 108.828, Db: 84.514, Dr: 33.914
YPbPr
Y: 107.768, Pb: 30.840, Pr: -10.668
xvYCC
Y: 108.554, Cb: 155.091, Cr: 118.629
YIQ
Y: 108.828, I: -28.165, Q: 14.663
YUV
Y: 108.828, U: 27.643, V: -15.641
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.840
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.161

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