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#5bb5e0 Hex Color Code

#5bb5e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5bb5e0 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #5bb5e0 is comprised of 35.69% red, 70.98% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #5bb5e0 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 68% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.43 nm.

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#5bb5e0 linear gradient to complementary #d1986a

  1. #5bb5e0
  2. #7fb0cc
  3. #97acb8
  4. #aaa7a5
  5. #b9a291
  6. #c69d7e
  7. #d1986a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3294be
  2. #409fc9
  3. #4eaad4
  4. #5bb5e0
  5. #68c0ec
  6. #74cbf7
  7. #80d7ff

Tones

  1. #5bb5e0
  2. #6db1d5
  3. #7aadca
  4. #85aabf
  5. #8fa6b4
  6. #97a2a9
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#5bb5e0 to white

  1. #5bb5e0
  2. #7dc1e5
  3. #9acdea
  4. #b5d9f0
  5. #cee6f5
  6. #e7f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#5bb5e0 to black

  1. #5bb5e0
  2. #4d94b7
  3. #40758f
  4. #325769
  5. #253a46
  6. #172025
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 0.449 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ P 115-13 U
      #66b4d9
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 0.704 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 7242T Castaway
      #61afd3
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  7. Humbrol

    1. ★ 47 Sea Blue
      #48b5e0
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Note 86BG 43/321
      #55b1d9
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  10. KILZ

    1. ★ Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d3
      #62b1d6
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. 31-c1
      #5cafde
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  17. Dulux

    1. Azure Sky 3
      #57b7dd
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  18. Caparol

    1. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  21. General Paint

    1. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Gulf Coast / T70-6
      #57b7dc
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  24. Dupont

    1. CAS523
      #4eb6dd
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  26. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  27. Behr

    1. 540B-5 Riviera Blue
      #5aaed4
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  29. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fine Arts / 35D-4
      #5badd5
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  30. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1060-B
      #36b5e2
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

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#5bb5e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5bb5e0 foreground

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="color: #5bb5e0">…</p>

#5bb5e0 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #5bb5e0">…</p>

#5bb5e0 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5bb5e0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6010336
Binary
01011011, 10110101, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#5bb5e0
LRV
≈ 40.7%
Closest short hex
#4be ΔE = 2.627
RGB
rgb(91, 181, 224)
RGBA
rgba(91, 181, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.183, g: 0.365, b: 0.452
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.567%, blue: 0.878%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10766880 / 0xff5bb5e0
HSL
hsl(199, 68%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 68%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.398), saturation: 59% (0.594), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 199.398, saturation: 59.375%, perceived brightness: 64.945%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.511, S: 77.004, L: 69.930
Cubehelix
H: -166.804, S: 0.807, L: 0.622
TSL
T: -1.891, S: 0.205, L: 0.623
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.594), magenta: 19% (0.192), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 34.288, Y: 40.650, Z: 76.546
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.268, Y: 40.650
CIELab
L: 69.930, a: -14.455, b: -29.679
CIELuv
L: 69.930, u: -37.145, v: -45.079
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.930, C: 33.012, H: 244.032
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.930, C: 58.412, H: 230.511
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.758, a: -15.582, b: -26.552
CIECAM02
J: 59.518, C: 46.819, h: 230.144, Q: 151.996, M: 40.943, s: 51.901, H: 291.458
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.193, jaune: -5.017, green: 4.077
LMS
L: 30.158, M: 45.346, S: 75.931
YCbCr
Y: 152.563, Cb: 160.197, Cr: 85.437
YCgCo
Y: 169.250, Cg: 11.750, Co: -10.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.992, Db: 97.819, Dr: 129.301
YPbPr
Y: 164.926, Pb: 31.850, Pr: -46.978
xvYCC
Y: 157.642, Cb: 155.978, Cr: 86.733
YIQ
Y: 158.992, I: -67.429, Q: -5.652
YUV
Y: 158.992, U: 31.992, V: -59.650
Munsell Color System
10B 6/10 ΔE = 5.411
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.022

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