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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

#5b72bd to black

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

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2386 U
      #5770be
      ΔE = 0.972 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  3. Valspar Paint

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

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. TRUMATCH

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

    1. ★ 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  9. 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%
  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%

#5b72bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b72bd foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #5b72bd">…</p>

#5b72bd background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #5b72bd">…</p>

#5b72bd shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 0.357%, yellow: 0.430%, blue: 0.741%
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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