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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 / #fff

#5b6d9e to black

  1. #5b6d9e
  2. #4c5a82
  3. #3e4867
  4. #30374d
  5. #222634
  6. #15171d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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. Ford

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

    1. ★ P 104-14 C
      #566fa5
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ P 104-14 U
      #606a94
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  7. 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%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ Martian Skies 3
      #526c9d
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  9. Caparol

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

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

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  13. 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%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  15. 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%
  16. New Look

    1. ★ Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  17. Wattyl

    1. ★ Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  19. 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%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. 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%
  22. 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%
  23. 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%
  24. 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%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

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

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

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#5b6d9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b6d9e foreground

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="color: #5b6d9e">…</p>

#5b6d9e background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #5b6d9e">…</p>

#5b6d9e shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 35.686%, yellow: 41.250%, blue: 61.961%
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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