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#5b81b7 Hex Color Code

#5b81b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b81b7 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #5b81b7 is comprised of 35.69% red, 50.59% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #5b81b7 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 39% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.22 nm.

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#5b81b7 linear gradient to complementary #b0a062

  1. #5b81b7
  2. #7186a9
  3. #828b9c
  4. #90908e
  5. #9c9580
  6. #a69a71
  7. #b0a062

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #416a9e
  2. #4a71a6
  3. #5279ae
  4. #5b81b7
  5. #6389c0
  6. #6c91c8
  7. #7499d1

Tones

  1. #5b81b7
  2. #6582af
  3. #6e84a8
  4. #7685a0
  5. #7d8698
  6. #838891
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#5b81b7 to white

  1. #5b81b7
  2. #7895c3
  3. #94a9cf
  4. #afbedb
  5. #cad3e7
  6. #e4e9f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5b81b7 to black

  1. #5b81b7
  2. #4d6a96
  3. #3e5576
  4. #314058
  5. #232c3b
  6. #161920
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 0.454 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 3.174 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 4150 CP
      #5e82b7
      ΔE = 0.550 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 10258 C
      #5c80a9
      ΔE = 3.655 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 0.995 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. ★ T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Park Water B4-C2-1
      #5884bc
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 3.182 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-c1
      #5882be
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. ★ Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 4.123 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. King's Robe A46-5
      #5c7aa9
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ U5.35.45
      #5e83c0
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  18. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  20. New Look

    1. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Denim Dash / D20-06
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  21. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  22. Ford

    1. Medium Regatta Blue
      #5f81ad
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  24. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 4.699 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cenote Hac-51
      #4d7cb2
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Blueberry Popover / PPG1244-5
      #5488c0
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  27. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  28. Glidden

    1. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Ship's Harbor / PPG1161-5
      #4f84af
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 3.061 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 3.108 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. CF10419
      #4489c3
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Harbor Blue
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  35. Berger

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  36. Devoe Paint

    1. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 3.204 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  37. Bristol

    1. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 3.232 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  39. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 3.333 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  40. Nerolac

    1. Blue Blanket - 4247
      #4d79b4
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Abstract - 2397
      #4789c8
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  43. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 3.661 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Blueberry Hill / 38B-6
      #6a7c9f
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  44. Brillux

    1. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  45. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  46. General Paint

    1. Corniche / CL 2355A
      #5978a7
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  47. Duron

    1. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  49. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  50. ICI Paints

    1. 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  52. Asian Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #3a7fbf
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  53. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  54. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  55. CIL

    1. Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  56. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Award / NP PB 1520 D
      #4d77b1
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Pharaoh's Purple / NP PB 1499 D
      #5976ae
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  57. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7270 - Harbor Blue
      #547ba4
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  58. RAL

    1. RAL 270 50 30
      #4e78a9
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. RAL 270 50 25
      #5a7aa2
      ΔE = 4.549 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  59. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  60. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  61. Porter Paints

    1. King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Ship's Harbor / 349-5
      #4d83af
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  62. Wattyl

    1. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  63. Volkswagen

    1. Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  64. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  65. Dulux

    1. 50BB 18/276
      #5678a2
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  66. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  67. Focoltone

    1. 3390
      #3487c8
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  68. Humbrol

    1. 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  69. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  70. Valspar Paint

    1. Wellspring
      #5d88b0
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  71. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  72. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 25.7%

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#5b81b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b81b7 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #5b81b7">…</p>

#5b81b7 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #5b81b7">…</p>

#5b81b7 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b81b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5996983
Binary
01011011, 10000001, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#5b81b7
LRV
≈ 21.3%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 2.924
RGB
rgb(91, 129, 183)
RGBA
rgba(91, 129, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.226, g: 0.320, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 35.686%, yellow: 46.232%, blue: 71.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10780233 / 0xff5b81b7
HSL
hsl(215, 39%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 39%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.217), saturation: 50% (0.503), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 215.217, saturation: 50.273%, perceived brightness: 49.700%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.514, S: 58.499, L: 53.322
Cubehelix
H: -147.577, S: 0.534, L: 0.484
TSL
T: -1.910, S: 0.145, L: 0.485
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.503), magenta: 30% (0.295), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 20.709, Y: 21.342, Z: 47.819
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.237, Y: 21.342
CIELab
L: 53.322, a: 2.067, b: -32.503
CIELuv
L: 53.322, u: -18.575, v: -49.717
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.322, C: 32.568, H: 273.640
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.322, C: 53.073, H: 249.514
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.197, a: -0.829, b: -29.032
CIECAM02
J: 42.141, C: 41.316, h: 251.695, Q: 127.897, M: 36.131, s: 53.150, H: 306.849
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.271, jaune: -5.654, green: 1.706
LMS
L: 16.578, M: 21.949, S: 47.377
YCbCr
Y: 122.337, Cb: 157.330, Cr: 107.484
YCoCg
Y: 133.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: -0.250
YDbDr
Y: 123.794, Db: 89.082, Dr: 62.372
YPbPr
Y: 124.794, Pb: 31.370, Pr: -21.484
xvYCC
Y: 123.176, Cb: 155.556, Cr: 109.128
YIQ
Y: 123.794, I: -39.985, Q: 8.766
YUV
Y: 123.794, U: 29.136, V: -28.771
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 3.594
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 4.241

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