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#5e6caa Hex Color Code

#5e6caa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5e6caa is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5e6caa is comprised of 36.86% red, 42.35% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #5e6caa has a hue of 229° (degrees), 31% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.3 nm.

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

#5e6caa linear gradient to complementary #adb553

  1. #5e6caa
  2. #72779d
  3. #828390
  4. #8f8f83
  5. #9a9c74
  6. #a4a865
  7. #adb553

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #485894
  2. #505f9b
  3. #5765a3
  4. #5e6caa
  5. #6573b1
  6. #6d7ab9
  7. #7481c1

Tones

  1. #5e6caa
  2. #6670a4
  3. #6d749e
  4. #747897
  5. #7a7c91
  6. #7f808a
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#5e6caa to white

  1. #5e6caa
  2. #7a83b8
  3. #959ac6
  4. #afb2d4
  5. #cacbe2
  6. #e4e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#5e6caa to black

  1. #5e6caa
  2. #4f598b
  3. #40486e
  4. #313652
  5. #232637
  6. #16171f
  7. #000000

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 0.857 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3946 TCX
      #5f6db0
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 18-3946 TPG
      #5a69af
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  13. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calico 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c3
      #5567a2
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  19. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  21. Brillux

    1. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  23. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  25. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  27. Behr

    1. 600B-6 Sudden Sapphire
      #5a6da1
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 15.7%

#5e6caa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5e6caa foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #5e6caa">…</p>

#5e6caa background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #5e6caa">…</p>

#5e6caa shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5e6caa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6188202
Binary
01011110, 01101100, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#5e6caa
LRV
≈ 16.0%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 2.661
RGB
rgb(94, 108, 170)
RGBA
rgba(94, 108, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.290, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.369%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10589014 / 0xff5e6caa
HSL
hsl(229, 31%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 31%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.947), saturation: 45% (0.447), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 228.947, saturation: 44.706%, perceived brightness: 44.339%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.944, S: 43.094, L: 46.983
Cubehelix
H: -132.756, S: 0.493, L: 0.434
TSL
T: -2.487, S: 0.123, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.447), magenta: 36% (0.365), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 63% (0.631), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 17.232, Y: 16.006, Z: 40.204
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.218, Y: 16.006
CIELab
L: 46.983, a: 11.513, b: -34.892
CIELuv
L: 46.983, u: -9.442, v: -53.243
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.983, C: 36.742, H: 288.260
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.983, C: 54.074, H: 259.944
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.008, a: 6.870, b: -31.575
CIECAM02
J: 36.235, C: 41.053, h: 266.060, Q: 118.597, M: 35.900, s: 55.019, H: 314.290
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.324, jaune: -6.178, green: 0.338
LMS
L: 12.975, M: 15.291, S: 39.806
YCbCr
Y: 111.250, Cb: 157.290, Cr: 117.452
YCgCo
Y: 120.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 110.882, Db: 88.946, Dr: 32.116
YPbPr
Y: 109.482, Pb: 32.610, Pr: -9.852
xvYCC
Y: 110.026, Cb: 156.646, Cr: 119.346
YIQ
Y: 110.882, I: -28.258, Q: 16.330
YUV
Y: 110.882, U: 29.093, V: -14.811
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.366
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.629

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