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Natural Color System / NCS S 2040-R90B / #5b8cc1 Hex Color Code

#5b8cc1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b8cc1 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #5b8cc1 is comprised of 35.69% red, 54.9% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #5b8cc1 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 45% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.75 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#5b8cc1 linear gradient to complementary #b39d69

  1. #5b8cc1
  2. #728fb3
  3. #8491a4
  4. #929496
  5. #9f9787
  6. #a99a78
  7. #b39d69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e73a6
  2. #487baf
  3. #5283b8
  4. #5b8cc1
  5. #6495ca
  6. #6e9dd4
  7. #77a6dd

Tones

  1. #5b8cc1
  2. #678cb8
  3. #718db0
  4. #7a8da7
  5. #818d9f
  6. #888e96
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#5b8cc1 to white

  1. #5b8cc1
  2. #799ecb
  3. #95b1d6
  4. #b0c4e0
  5. #cbd7ea
  6. #e5ebf5
  7. #ffffff

#5b8cc1 to black

  1. #5b8cc1
  2. #4d739e
  3. #3f5b7c
  4. #31455c
  5. #232f3e
  6. #161b22
  7. #000000

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      #598bc0
      ΔE = 0.448 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. ★ P 106-13 C
      #5987b8
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  2. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.30.50
      #628cc0
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
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      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
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      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
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  6. Benjamin Moore

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      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-c1
      #538cc6
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 34-c2
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      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
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    1. ★ Denim Blue
      #588fc3
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
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      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
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    1. ★ Blue Lapis / P108-C4
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      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
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      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
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      #488cc0
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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    1. ★ 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
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    1. ★ Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
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      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
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      #5488c0
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
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      #5488c0
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
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      #668cb7
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
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      #5089c3
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
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    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
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    1. ★ Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
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      #658ebc
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
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      #688bb4
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
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      #6291c5
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
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      #6d8dbe
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
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      #6288bc
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
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      #5390cb
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
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      #6491c7
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
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      #5490c4
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
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      #5287c0
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
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      #688bb8
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
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      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
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      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
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    1. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
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#5b8cc1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b8cc1 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #5b8cc1">…</p>

#5b8cc1 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #5b8cc1">…</p>

#5b8cc1 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b8cc1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5999809
Binary
01011011, 10001100, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#5b8cc1
LRV
≈ 24.8%
Closest short hex
#58b ΔE = 1.843
RGB
rgb(91, 140, 193)
RGBA
rgba(91, 140, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.215, g: 0.330, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.487%, blue: 0.757%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10777407 / 0xff5b8cc1
HSL
hsl(211, 45%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 45%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.176), saturation: 53% (0.528), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 211.176, saturation: 52.850%, perceived brightness: 52.945%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.651, S: 63.968, L: 56.908
Cubehelix
H: -152.393, S: 0.583, L: 0.514
TSL
T: -1.759, S: 0.159, L: 0.515
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.528), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 23.315, Y: 24.829, Z: 54.006
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.243, Y: 24.829
CIELab
L: 56.908, a: -1.267, b: -32.612
CIELuv
L: 56.908, u: -22.666, v: -50.087
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.908, C: 32.636, H: 267.775
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.908, C: 54.976, H: 245.651
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.828, a: -3.680, b: -29.380
CIECAM02
J: 45.681, C: 42.848, h: 246.734, Q: 133.161, M: 37.470, s: 53.046, H: 304.397
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.256, jaune: -5.639, green: 2.247
LMS
L: 18.981, M: 26.072, S: 53.517
YCbCr
Y: 128.861, Cb: 158.519, Cr: 102.726
YCgCo
Y: 141.000, Cg: -1.000, Co: -2.750
YDbDr
Y: 131.391, Db: 92.699, Dr: 76.818
YPbPr
Y: 133.379, Pb: 32.135, Pr: -26.938
xvYCC
Y: 130.549, Cb: 156.228, Cr: 104.337
YIQ
Y: 131.391, I: -46.217, Q: 6.129
YUV
Y: 131.391, U: 30.319, V: -35.436
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.829
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 4.420

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