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#5bb9e8 Hex Color Code

#5bb9e8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5bb9e8 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #5bb9e8 is comprised of 35.69% red, 72.55% green and 90.98% blue. In the HSL color space #5bb9e8 has a hue of 200° (degrees), 75% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.07 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#5bb9e8 linear gradient to complementary #d79d6c

  1. #5bb9e8
  2. #81b4d3
  3. #9bb0be
  4. #aeabaa
  5. #bea795
  6. #cca281
  7. #d79d6c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2f97c5
  2. #3fa3d0
  3. #4daedc
  4. #5bb9e8
  5. #68c4f4
  6. #75d0ff
  7. #81dcff

Tones

  1. #5bb9e8
  2. #6eb5dc
  3. #7cb1d0
  4. #88adc5
  5. #92aab9
  6. #9ba6ad
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#5bb9e8 to white

  1. #5bb9e8
  2. #7ec4ec
  3. #9bd0f0
  4. #b6dcf4
  5. #cfe7f8
  6. #e7f3fb
  7. #ffffff

#5bb9e8 to black

  1. #5bb9e8
  2. #4e97bd
  3. #407794
  4. #33586d
  5. #253b48
  6. #172126
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  19. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 41.8%

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#5bb9e8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5bb9e8 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #5bb9e8">…</p>

#5bb9e8 background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #5bb9e8">…</p>

#5bb9e8 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5bb9e8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6011368
Binary
01011011, 10111001, 11101000
Hexadecimal
#5bb9e8
LRV
≈ 42.7%
Closest short hex
#5be ΔE = 1.132
RGB
rgb(91, 185, 232)
RGBA
rgba(91, 185, 232, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.179, g: 0.364, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.357%, yellow: 0.578%, blue: 0.910%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10765848 / 0xff5bb9e8
HSL
hsl(200, 75%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 75%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.000), saturation: 61% (0.608), value: 91% (0.910)
HSP
hue: 200.000, saturation: 60.776%, perceived brightness: 66.438%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.896, S: 78.290, L: 71.381
Cubehelix
H: -166.073, S: 0.866, L: 0.635
TSL
T: -1.907, S: 0.211, L: 0.636
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.608), magenta: 20% (0.203), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.090)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 9% (0.090)
XYZ
X: 36.223, Y: 42.745, Z: 82.670
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.264, Y: 42.745
CIELab
L: 71.381, a: -14.134, b: -31.799
CIELuv
L: 71.381, u: -38.294, v: -48.832
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.381, C: 34.799, H: 246.036
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.381, C: 62.057, H: 231.896
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.379, a: -15.517, b: -29.204
CIECAM02
J: 61.141, C: 48.799, h: 231.317, Q: 154.055, M: 42.674, s: 52.631, H: 292.834
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.201, jaune: -5.386, green: 4.181
LMS
L: 31.482, M: 47.577, S: 81.988
YCbCr
Y: 155.363, Cb: 162.545, Cr: 83.397
YCgCo
Y: 173.250, Cg: 11.750, Co: -12.500
YDbDr
Y: 162.252, Db: 104.951, Dr: 135.501
YPbPr
Y: 168.362, Pb: 34.310, Pr: -49.162
xvYCC
Y: 160.593, Cb: 158.139, Cr: 84.815
YIQ
Y: 162.252, I: -71.097, Q: -5.254
YUV
Y: 162.252, U: 34.324, V: -62.510
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.386
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 3.264

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