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#5b8bb8 Hex Color Code

#5b8bb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b8bb8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #5b8bb8 is comprised of 35.69% red, 54.51% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #5b8bb8 has a hue of 209° (degrees), 40% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.94 nm.

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#5b8bb8 linear gradient to complementary #ac9367

  1. #5b8bb8
  2. #708cab
  3. #808d9d
  4. #8d8f90
  5. #999083
  6. #a39275
  7. #ac9367

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #40729d
  2. #497aa6
  3. #5283af
  4. #5b8bb8
  5. #6494c1
  6. #6d9cca
  7. #76a5d3

Tones

  1. #5b8bb8
  2. #668bb0
  3. #6f8ba9
  4. #778aa1
  5. #7e8a99
  6. #848a92
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#5b8bb8 to white

  1. #5b8bb8
  2. #799dc4
  3. #94b0cf
  4. #afc3db
  5. #cad7e7
  6. #e4ebf3
  7. #ffffff

#5b8bb8 to black

  1. #5b8bb8
  2. #4d7297
  3. #3e5b77
  4. #314458
  5. #232f3b
  6. #161b21
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 646 C
      #5e8ab4
      ΔE = 0.856 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 7454
      #6b8fb5
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 1.113 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Gem / T63-8
      #5988b5
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Pansy Blue / T10 43H-2
      #598ab2
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. ★ Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Wellspring
      #5d88b0
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6073
      #5b8ec0
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. 6115
      #4b89b4
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5088b6
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Ocean Floor / 30BB 23/291
      #5885ac
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  9. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Blueberry Popover A51-5
      #4d8ebd
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  11. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Westerly B3-C2-1
      #5088b4
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c5
      #5c89af
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 33-c4
      #6291ba
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4160 Dream Spiral 30BB 27/236
      #6289ae
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Ocean Floor
      #5785b2
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 30BB 23/291
      #5386b1
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. Denim Blue
      #588fc3
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Azure Blue Firemist
      #668db0
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  21. Chrysler

    1. Light Spectrum Blue
      #6291bc
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  23. General Paint

    1. Peek a Blue / CL 2295D
      #4e8cb8
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  25. Caparol

    1. Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. 70 9 240 / Pacific 70
      #688cb0
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  27. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Pensées bleues
      #668db1
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  29. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #5591be
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Lazy Sunday / 803
      #5f90b7
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Waterloo / CSP-555
      #608fc3
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  31. California Paints

    1. Moon Landing
      #5e8eb3
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 25.0%

#5b8bb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b8bb8 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #5b8bb8">…</p>

#5b8bb8 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #5b8bb8">…</p>

#5b8bb8 shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b8bb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5999544
Binary
01011011, 10001011, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#5b8bb8
LRV
≈ 24.1%
Closest short hex
#58b ΔE = 1.990
RGB
rgb(91, 139, 184)
RGBA
rgba(91, 139, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.220, g: 0.336, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.481%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10777672 / 0xff5b8bb8
HSL
hsl(209, 40%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 40%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (209.032), saturation: 51% (0.505), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 209.032, saturation: 50.543%, perceived brightness: 52.139%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.566, S: 62.145, L: 56.236
Cubehelix
H: -154.998, S: 0.529, L: 0.508
TSL
T: -2.184, S: 0.152, L: 0.509
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.505), magenta: 24% (0.245), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 22.196, Y: 24.148, Z: 48.830
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.254, Y: 24.148
CIELab
L: 56.236, a: -3.460, b: -28.542
CIELuv
L: 56.236, u: -22.380, v: -43.113
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.236, C: 28.751, H: 263.089
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.236, C: 48.575, H: 242.566
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.141, a: -5.373, b: -24.516
CIECAM02
J: 45.023, C: 39.371, h: 243.638, Q: 132.200, M: 34.429, s: 51.033, H: 302.897
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.231, jaune: -4.911, green: 2.280
LMS
L: 18.709, M: 25.673, S: 48.414
YCbCr
Y: 127.475, Cb: 154.859, Cr: 103.733
YCgCo
Y: 138.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: -0.500
YDbDr
Y: 129.778, Db: 81.585, Dr: 73.749
YPbPr
Y: 132.016, Pb: 28.020, Pr: -26.070
xvYCC
Y: 129.378, Cb: 152.614, Cr: 105.099
YIQ
Y: 129.778, I: -43.051, Q: 3.851
YUV
Y: 129.778, U: 26.684, V: -34.020
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 1.576
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 4.185

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