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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.

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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

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2190 C
      #56b7e6
      ΔE = 0.856 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 2915 CP
      #72b7e2
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

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

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

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

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  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. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. 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%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. True Blue / 2066-50
      #6dbbeb
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  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%

#5bb9e8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5bb9e8 foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

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

#5bb9e8 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #5bb9e8">…</p>

#5bb9e8 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<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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