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#5b6d9e Hex Color Code

#5b6d9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b6d9e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b6d9e is comprised of 35.69% red, 42.75% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #5b6d9e has a hue of 224° (degrees), 27% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.78 nm.

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#5b6d9e linear gradient to complementary #a39e56

  1. #5b6d9e
  2. #6c7593
  3. #7a7d88
  4. #86857c
  5. #918d70
  6. #9a9564
  7. #a39e56

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #465989
  2. #4d6090
  3. #546697
  4. #5b6d9e
  5. #6274a5
  6. #697bad
  7. #7081b4

Tones

  1. #5b6d9e
  2. #627099
  3. #697293
  4. #6e758e
  5. #747888
  6. #787a83
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#5b6d9e to white

  1. #5b6d9e
  2. #7784ae
  3. #929bbe
  4. #adb3ce
  5. #c8ccde
  6. #e3e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#5b6d9e to black

  1. #5b6d9e
  2. #4c5a82
  3. #3e4867
  4. #30374d
  5. #222634
  6. #15171d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 0.817 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b5
      #5a6e9c
      ΔE = 1.088 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Mystic Mauve 1
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 5203D Purple Edge
      #5973a0
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  16. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. Glidden

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7686 UP
      #4e6a9d
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 2145 UP
      #4c6fa4
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  21. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  22. Resene

    1. San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Dazzle
      #4c6fa7
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  25. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

#5b6d9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b6d9e foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #5b6d9e">…</p>

#5b6d9e background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #5b6d9e">…</p>

#5b6d9e shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b6d9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5991838
Binary
01011011, 01101101, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#5b6d9e
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 2.764
RGB
rgb(91, 109, 158)
RGBA
rgba(91, 109, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.304, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.413%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10785378 / 0xff5b6d9e
HSL
hsl(224, 27%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 27%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.881), saturation: 42% (0.424), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 223.881, saturation: 42.405%, perceived brightness: 43.485%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.097, S: 43.208, L: 46.484
Cubehelix
H: -137.893, S: 0.418, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -2.267, S: 0.113, L: 0.428
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.424), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 15.953, Y: 15.629, Z: 34.517
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.236, Y: 15.629
CIELab
L: 46.484, a: 6.476, b: -28.640
CIELuv
L: 46.484, u: -10.608, v: -42.856
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.484, C: 29.363, H: 282.742
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.484, C: 44.149, H: 256.097
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.534, a: 2.844, b: -24.093
CIECAM02
J: 35.746, C: 35.517, h: 261.363, Q: 117.794, M: 31.059, s: 51.349, H: 311.799
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.276, jaune: -5.030, green: 0.668
LMS
L: 12.799, M: 15.517, S: 34.205
YCbCr
Y: 109.807, Cb: 152.175, Cr: 116.619
YCgCo
Y: 116.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 109.204, Db: 73.417, Dr: 34.627
YPbPr
Y: 108.694, Pb: 26.570, Pr: -11.254
xvYCC
Y: 109.349, Cb: 151.340, Cr: 118.114
YIQ
Y: 109.204, I: -26.465, Q: 11.439
YUV
Y: 109.204, U: 24.013, V: -15.970
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.917
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.067

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