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#5b7cdc Hex Color Code

#5b7cdc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b7cdc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b7cdc is comprised of 35.69% red, 48.63% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #5b7cdc has a hue of 225° (degrees), 65% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.22 nm.

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#5b7cdc linear gradient to complementary #d5e057

  1. #5b7cdc
  2. #7f8bc9
  3. #989bb5
  4. #abaca1
  5. #bbbd8b
  6. #c9ce73
  7. #d5e057

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3d65c1
  2. #476cca
  3. #5174d3
  4. #5b7cdc
  5. #6484e5
  6. #6e8cee
  7. #7794f7

Tones

  1. #5b7cdc
  2. #6c81d1
  3. #7986c7
  4. #848bbc
  5. #8d91b2
  6. #9596a7
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#5b7cdc to white

  1. #5b7cdc
  2. #7c90e2
  3. #99a5e8
  4. #b4bbee
  5. #cdd1f4
  6. #e6e8fa
  7. #ffffff

#5b7cdc to black

  1. #5b7cdc
  2. #4d66b4
  3. #40518d
  4. #323d68
  5. #242a45
  6. #171925
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 18 260 / Lazur 180
      #6080dc
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 2124 C
      #6f7bd4
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  3. Ford

    1. Champlaine Blue
      #4c7eed
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  4. Plascon

    1. Spa Bleu B5-B1-4
      #507cd4
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R80B
      #4d79d3
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 20.0%

#5b7cdc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b7cdc foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #5b7cdc">…</p>

#5b7cdc background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #5b7cdc">…</p>

#5b7cdc shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b7cdc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5995740
Binary
01011011, 01111100, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#5b7cdc
LRV
≈ 21.8%
Closest short hex
#57d ΔE = 1.987
RGB
rgb(91, 124, 220)
RGBA
rgba(91, 124, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.209, g: 0.285, b: 0.506
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.460%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10781476 / 0xff5b7cdc
HSL
hsl(225, 65%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 65%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.651), saturation: 59% (0.586), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 224.651, saturation: 58.636%, perceived brightness: 51.160%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.534, S: 72.950, L: 53.819
Cubehelix
H: -137.085, S: 0.793, L: 0.489
TSL
T: -2.300, S: 0.179, L: 0.490
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.586), magenta: 44% (0.436), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 24.436, Y: 21.805, Z: 70.617
xyY
x: 0.209, y: 0.187, Y: 21.805
CIELab
L: 53.819, a: 16.986, b: -52.742
CIELuv
L: 53.819, u: -17.028, v: -83.953
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.819, C: 55.410, H: 287.852
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.819, C: 85.662, H: 258.534
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.696, a: 11.692, b: -56.977
CIECAM02
J: 42.500, C: 57.929, h: 261.223, Q: 128.441, M: 50.658, s: 62.802, H: 311.725
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.413, jaune: -9.375, green: 1.261
LMS
L: 15.806, M: 20.251, S: 69.815
YCbCr
Y: 123.443, Cb: 175.028, Cr: 106.697
YCgCo
Y: 139.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: -9.500
YDbDr
Y: 125.077, Db: 142.818, Dr: 64.821
YPbPr
Y: 123.883, Pb: 51.795, Pr: -20.916
xvYCC
Y: 122.394, Cb: 173.498, Cr: 109.627
YIQ
Y: 125.077, I: -50.500, Q: 22.891
YUV
Y: 125.077, U: 46.713, V: -29.896
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.190
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.261

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