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#5b72bf Hex Color Code

#5b72bf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b72bf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b72bf is comprised of 35.69% red, 44.71% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #5b72bf has a hue of 226° (degrees), 44% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.03 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#5b72bf linear gradient to complementary #c0c852

  1. #5b72bf
  2. #767faf
  3. #8b8d9f
  4. #9b9b8e
  5. #a9aa7c
  6. #b5b969
  7. #c0c852

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #425da7
  2. #4b64af
  3. #536bb7
  4. #5b72bf
  5. #6379c7
  6. #6b81cf
  7. #7388d7

Tones

  1. #5b72bf
  2. #6776b7
  3. #717baf
  4. #797fa6
  5. #81849e
  6. #878896
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#5b72bf to white

  1. #5b72bf
  2. #7988ca
  3. #959ed5
  4. #b0b6df
  5. #cbceea
  6. #e5e6f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5b72bf to black

  1. #5b72bf
  2. #4d5e9c
  3. #3f4b7b
  4. #31395b
  5. #23283d
  6. #161721
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 U
      #5c6cba
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  6. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  7. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  10. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  13. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  17. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 17.2%

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#5b72bf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b72bf foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #5b72bf">…</p>

#5b72bf background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #5b72bf">…</p>

#5b72bf shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b72bf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5993151
Binary
01011011, 01110010, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#5b72bf
LRV
≈ 18.0%
Closest short hex
#57c ΔE = 2.367
RGB
rgb(91, 114, 191)
RGBA
rgba(91, 114, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.288, b: 0.482
RYB
red: 35.686%, yellow: 43.019%, blue: 74.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10784065 / 0xff5b72bf
HSL
hsl(226, 44%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 44%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.200), saturation: 52% (0.524), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 226.200, saturation: 52.356%, perceived brightness: 46.835%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.834, S: 54.850, L: 49.519
Cubehelix
H: -135.489, S: 0.628, L: 0.453
TSL
T: -2.367, S: 0.152, L: 0.455
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.524), magenta: 40% (0.403), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 19.733, Y: 18.019, Z: 51.718
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.201, Y: 18.019
CIELab
L: 49.519, a: 13.654, b: -43.084
CIELuv
L: 49.519, u: -13.221, v: -66.981
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.519, C: 45.196, H: 287.584
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.519, C: 68.273, H: 258.834
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.449, a: 8.691, b: -42.523
CIECAM02
J: 38.464, C: 49.040, h: 263.048, Q: 122.190, M: 42.885, s: 59.242, H: 312.686
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.369, jaune: -7.638, green: 0.789
LMS
L: 13.802, M: 17.019, S: 51.164
YCbCr
Y: 115.561, Cb: 165.207, Cr: 112.436
YCgCo
Y: 127.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: -2.250
YDbDr
Y: 115.901, Db: 112.991, Dr: 47.368
YPbPr
Y: 114.645, Pb: 41.145, Pr: -15.042
xvYCC
Y: 114.460, Cb: 164.143, Cr: 114.787
YIQ
Y: 115.901, I: -38.439, Q: 19.094
YUV
Y: 115.901, U: 36.957, V: -21.846
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.862
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.524

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