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#5b81e3 Hex Color Code

#5b81e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b81e3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5b81e3 is comprised of 35.69% red, 50.59% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #5b81e3 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 71% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.72 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#5b81e3 linear gradient to complementary #d8e05e

  1. #5b81e3
  2. #808fcf
  3. #9a9fbc
  4. #adaea7
  5. #bebf91
  6. #cccf7a
  7. #d8e05e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b69c7
  2. #4671d1
  3. #5179da
  4. #5b81e3
  5. #6589ec
  6. #6f92f6
  7. #789aff

Tones

  1. #5b81e3
  2. #6d86d8
  3. #7a8bcd
  4. #868fc1
  5. #8f95b6
  6. #989aab
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#5b81e3 to white

  1. #5b81e3
  2. #7d95e8
  3. #9aa9ed
  4. #b5bef2
  5. #ced3f7
  6. #e7e9fb
  7. #ffffff

#5b81e3 to black

  1. #5b81e3
  2. #4d6ab9
  3. #405591
  4. #32406b
  5. #252c47
  6. #171926
  7. #000000

Paints

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      #6080dc
      ΔE = 1.045 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
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      #4c7eed
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  3. Plascon

    1. Blue Sky B5-A1-4
      #5488f0
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 22.1%

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#5b81e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b81e3 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #5b81e3">…</p>

#5b81e3 background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #5b81e3">…</p>

#5b81e3 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b81e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5997027
Binary
01011011, 10000001, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#5b81e3
LRV
≈ 23.5%
Closest short hex
#58e ΔE = 2.577
RGB
rgb(91, 129, 227)
RGBA
rgba(91, 129, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.204, g: 0.289, b: 0.508
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.473%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10780189 / 0xff5b81e3
HSL
hsl(223, 71%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 71%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.235), saturation: 60% (0.599), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 223.235, saturation: 59.912%, perceived brightness: 52.786%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.764, S: 77.428, L: 55.552
Cubehelix
H: -138.578, S: 0.827, L: 0.503
TSL
T: -2.239, S: 0.184, L: 0.505
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.599), magenta: 43% (0.432), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 26.025, Y: 23.469, Z: 75.817
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.187, Y: 23.469
CIELab
L: 55.552, a: 16.267, b: -53.903
CIELuv
L: 55.552, u: -18.716, v: -86.305
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.552, C: 56.304, H: 286.792
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.552, C: 88.311, H: 257.764
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.444, a: 11.115, b: -58.879
CIECAM02
J: 44.195, C: 59.267, h: 259.934, Q: 130.977, M: 51.828, s: 62.905, H: 311.052
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.411, jaune: -9.569, green: 1.495
LMS
L: 16.841, M: 21.989, S: 74.955
YCbCr
Y: 126.649, Cb: 176.646, Cr: 104.360
YCgCo
Y: 144.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: -11.250
YDbDr
Y: 128.810, Db: 147.734, Dr: 71.920
YPbPr
Y: 127.962, Pb: 53.370, Pr: -23.508
xvYCC
Y: 125.897, Cb: 174.882, Cr: 107.350
YIQ
Y: 128.810, I: -54.121, Q: 22.456
YUV
Y: 128.810, U: 48.320, V: -33.171
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.475
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 3.897

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