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#5b72bd Hex Color Code

#5b72bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b72bd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b72bd is comprised of 35.69% red, 44.71% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #5b72bd has a hue of 226° (degrees), 43% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.18 nm.

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#5b72bd linear gradient to complementary #c0c553

  1. #5b72bd
  2. #767fae
  3. #8a8c9e
  4. #9b9a8d
  5. #a9a87c
  6. #b5b669
  7. #c0c553

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #435da5
  2. #4b64ad
  3. #536bb5
  4. #5b72bd
  5. #6379c5
  6. #6b80cd
  7. #7388d5

Tones

  1. #5b72bd
  2. #6676b5
  3. #707aad
  4. #787fa5
  5. #80839d
  6. #868794
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#5b72bd to white

  1. #5b72bd
  2. #7988c8
  3. #959ed3
  4. #b0b6de
  5. #cacee9
  6. #e5e6f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5b72bd to black

  1. #5b72bd
  2. #4d5e9b
  3. #3f4b7a
  4. #31395a
  5. #23283d
  6. #161721
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2386 U
      #5770be
      ΔE = 0.972 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ 7456 XGC
      #6075b7
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  7. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  10. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  18. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 17.9%

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#5b72bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b72bd foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #5b72bd">…</p>

#5b72bd 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: #5b72bd">…</p>

#5b72bd shadow

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b72bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5993149
Binary
01011011, 01110010, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#5b72bd
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.542
RGB
rgb(91, 114, 189)
RGBA
rgba(91, 114, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.289, b: 0.480
RYB
red: 35.686%, yellow: 42.991%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10784067 / 0xff5b72bd
HSL
hsl(226, 43%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 43%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.918), saturation: 52% (0.519), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 225.918, saturation: 51.852%, perceived brightness: 46.693%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.596, S: 54.339, L: 49.413
Cubehelix
H: -135.776, S: 0.614, L: 0.452
TSL
T: -2.355, S: 0.149, L: 0.454
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.519), magenta: 40% (0.397), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 19.514, Y: 17.932, Z: 50.567
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.204, Y: 17.932
CIELab
L: 49.413, a: 13.014, b: -42.100
CIELuv
L: 49.413, u: -13.179, v: -65.336
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.413, C: 44.066, H: 287.177
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.413, C: 66.652, H: 258.596
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.346, a: 8.153, b: -41.159
CIECAM02
J: 38.371, C: 48.186, h: 262.840, Q: 122.043, M: 42.138, s: 58.760, H: 312.576
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.362, jaune: -7.458, green: 0.796
LMS
L: 13.791, M: 17.017, S: 50.030
YCbCr
Y: 115.365, Cb: 164.329, Cr: 112.578
YCgCo
Y: 127.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 115.673, Db: 110.325, Dr: 46.934
YPbPr
Y: 114.501, Pb: 40.145, Pr: -14.950
xvYCC
Y: 114.336, Cb: 163.265, Cr: 114.867
YIQ
Y: 115.673, I: -37.796, Q: 18.472
YUV
Y: 115.673, U: 36.085, V: -21.646
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.685
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.748

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