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#5b97d9 Hex Color Code

#5b97d9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b97d9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #5b97d9 is comprised of 35.69% red, 59.22% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #5b97d9 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 62% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.2 nm.

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#5b97d9 linear gradient to complementary #c0ad74

  1. #5b97d9
  2. #779ac9
  3. #8c9eb8
  4. #9ca1a7
  5. #aaa597
  6. #b6a986
  7. #c0ad74

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #397cbb
  2. #4585c5
  3. #508ecf
  4. #5b97d9
  5. #66a0e3
  6. #70aaed
  7. #7bb3f8

Tones

  1. #5b97d9
  2. #6b97ce
  3. #7798c4
  4. #8298b9
  5. #8b99af
  6. #9399a4
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#5b97d9 to white

  1. #5b97d9
  2. #7ca7e0
  3. #98b8e6
  4. #b3c9ec
  5. #cddbf3
  6. #e6edf9
  7. #ffffff

#5b97d9 to black

  1. #5b97d9
  2. #4d7cb1
  3. #3f628b
  4. #324966
  5. #243244
  6. #171c25
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2171 U
      #5096dc
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. 2925 U
      #4097db
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2050-R80B
      #6595d0
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1555-R80B
      #649dda
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-36-5 Azuro
      #6495cf
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  4. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B41 Bluebell
      #5b94d0
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6025
      #5f96cf
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ American Dream
      #6998d0
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 15 246 / Lago 115
      #689cdc
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  8. Berger

    1. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. Breathtaking Blue
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  11. Glidden

    1. Bright Sailing Sky Blue / 25BB 30/318
      #6394cb
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Aphrodite / T10 39B-2
      #6595cb
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. Lac Riviera
      #619ad2
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Starlette
      #7195cd
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Brazilian Blue / 817
      #6f95cd
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-c
      #5791cd
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  16. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #6d9ad1
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Rolling Sea
      #3e9be7
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  18. Albany Paint

    1. Ocean Wave
      #6591c9
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bashful Blue / 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 29.9%

#5b97d9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b97d9 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #5b97d9">…</p>

#5b97d9 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #5b97d9">…</p>

#5b97d9 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b97d9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6002649
Binary
01011011, 10010111, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#5b97d9
LRV
≈ 29.4%
Closest short hex
#59d ΔE = 0.942
RGB
rgb(91, 151, 217)
RGBA
rgba(91, 151, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.198, g: 0.329, b: 0.473
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.516%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10774567 / 0xff5b97d9
HSL
hsl(211, 62%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 62%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.429), saturation: 58% (0.581), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 211.429, saturation: 58.065%, perceived brightness: 57.137%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.065, S: 70.355, L: 61.102
Cubehelix
H: -152.089, S: 0.727, L: 0.550
TSL
T: -1.768, S: 0.181, L: 0.551
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.581), magenta: 30% (0.304), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 27.901, Y: 29.365, Z: 69.830
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.231, Y: 29.365
CIELab
L: 61.102, a: -0.037, b: -39.539
CIELuv
L: 61.102, u: -26.371, v: -62.323
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.102, C: 39.539, H: 269.946
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.102, C: 67.672, H: 247.065
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.189, a: -2.925, b: -38.470
CIECAM02
J: 49.938, C: 49.829, h: 247.455, Q: 139.228, M: 43.575, s: 55.944, H: 304.750
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.285, jaune: -6.859, green: 2.631
LMS
L: 21.720, M: 30.641, S: 69.154
YCbCr
Y: 136.757, Cb: 165.854, Cr: 96.974
YCgCo
Y: 152.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: -8.750
YDbDr
Y: 140.584, Db: 114.978, Dr: 94.302
YPbPr
Y: 142.972, Pb: 39.900, Pr: -33.036
xvYCC
Y: 138.788, Cb: 163.049, Cr: 98.980
YIQ
Y: 140.584, I: -56.946, Q: 7.848
YUV
Y: 140.584, U: 37.605, V: -43.501
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.558
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 2.632

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