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#5b81cd Hex Color Code

#5b81cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b81cd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b81cd is comprised of 35.69% red, 50.59% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #5b81cd has a hue of 220° (degrees), 53% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.62 nm.

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#5b81cd linear gradient to complementary #c5c063

  1. #5b81cd
  2. #788bbd
  3. #8d95ac
  4. #9e9f9b
  5. #adaa8a
  6. #bab577
  7. #c5c063

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3f69b3
  2. #4871bb
  3. #5279c4
  4. #5b81cd
  5. #6489d6
  6. #6d91df
  7. #769ae8

Tones

  1. #5b81cd
  2. #6984c4
  3. #7487ba
  4. #7e8ab1
  5. #868da7
  6. #8d919e
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#5b81cd to white

  1. #5b81cd
  2. #7a95d6
  3. #97a9de
  4. #b2bee6
  5. #ccd3ef
  6. #e5e9f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5b81cd to black

  1. #5b81cd
  2. #4d6aa8
  3. #3f5584
  4. #314061
  5. #242c41
  6. #161923
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2060-R80B
      #4a87ce
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  5. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a
      #607dbd
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  8. Taubmans

    1. Saxon Blue / T62-8
      #5d7fbe
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  9. Plascon

    1. Spa Bleu B5-B1-4
      #507cd4
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 4.185 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  10. Behr

    1. Blue Iolite MQ4-25
      #577ebf
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Integrity P530-5
      #6289c8
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  11. Duron

    1. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  15. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  16. Dulux

    1. 67BB 22/374
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  17. Sikkens

    1. U5.35.45
      #5e83c0
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. U4.35.45
      #527bbc
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 3.404 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  19. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.009 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  20. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 3.609 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. CF10445
      #527ab7
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  25. Resene

    1. Float B62-075-261
      #4c81c3
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  26. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4d83c5
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue
      #287cd7
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  28. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  29. Asian Paints

    1. Rare Blue / 9166
      #537cbb
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.226 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  37. Glidden

    1. Bright Cornflower Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #537db9
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  39. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  40. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  41. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  42. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  43. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 22.6%

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#5b81cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b81cd foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #5b81cd">…</p>

#5b81cd background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #5b81cd">…</p>

#5b81cd shadow

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b81cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5997005
Binary
01011011, 10000001, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#5b81cd
LRV
≈ 22.3%
Closest short hex
#58d ΔE = 2.981
RGB
rgb(91, 129, 205)
RGBA
rgba(91, 129, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.214, g: 0.304, b: 0.482
RYB
red: 35.686%, yellow: 46.863%, blue: 80.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10780211 / 0xff5b81cd
HSL
hsl(220, 53%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 53%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 56% (0.556), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 55.610%, perceived brightness: 51.184%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.749, S: 62.827, L: 54.376
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.678, L: 0.494
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.165, L: 0.495
CMYK
cyan: 56% (0.556), magenta: 37% (0.371), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 23.180, Y: 22.331, Z: 60.834
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.210, Y: 22.331
CIELab
L: 54.376, a: 9.045, b: -43.387
CIELuv
L: 54.376, u: -18.618, v: -68.287
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.376, C: 44.320, H: 281.776
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.376, C: 70.779, H: 254.749
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.255, a: 4.864, b: -43.249
CIECAM02
J: 43.113, C: 50.613, h: 257.077, Q: 129.364, M: 44.260, s: 58.493, H: 309.575
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.343, jaune: -7.633, green: 1.559
LMS
L: 16.700, M: 21.968, S: 60.198
YCbCr
Y: 124.493, Cb: 166.988, Cr: 105.922
YCoCg
Y: 138.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: -5.750
YDbDr
Y: 126.302, Db: 118.408, Dr: 67.146
YPbPr
Y: 126.378, Pb: 42.370, Pr: -22.496
xvYCC
Y: 124.536, Cb: 165.219, Cr: 108.239
YIQ
Y: 126.302, I: -47.053, Q: 15.611
YUV
Y: 126.302, U: 38.728, V: -30.971
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.768
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 5.779

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