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Australian Standard AS2700 B42 Purple Blue / #5e7999 Hex Color Code

#5e7999 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5e7999 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #5e7999 is comprised of 36.86% red, 47.45% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #5e7999 has a hue of 213° (degrees), 24% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#5e7999 linear gradient to complementary #978560

  1. #5e7999
  2. #6b7b90
  3. #767d86
  4. #7f7f7d
  5. #888173
  6. #90836a
  7. #978560

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #486382
  2. #4f6a8a
  3. #577291
  4. #5e7999
  5. #6580a1
  6. #6d88a9
  7. #758fb0

Tones

  1. #5e7999
  2. #647994
  3. #6a7a8f
  4. #6f7a8b
  5. #737b86
  6. #787b81
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#5e7999 to White

  1. #5e7999
  2. #798ea9
  3. #93a4ba
  4. #adbacb
  5. #c8d0dc
  6. #e3e7ed
  7. #ffffff

#5e7999 to Black

  1. #5e7999
  2. #4f647e
  3. #3f5063
  4. #313c4a
  5. #232a33
  6. #15181d
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Night Dove B3-E2-1
      #5c7898
      ΔE = 0.505
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 18/216
      #5e7697
      ΔE = 1.338
    2. ★ 30BB 18/190
      #5b7792
      ΔE = 2.172
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sea of Marma / 7303
      #587797
      ΔE = 1.345
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sea of Marma
      #587797
      ΔE = 1.345
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Sea of Marma / 7303
      #587797
      ΔE = 1.345
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6168
      #5b7698
      ΔE = 1.346
    2. 6162
      #547a99
      ΔE = 2.567
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Steel Blue M70-041-245
      #607c9a
      ΔE = 1.372
    2. Panorama B58-045-260
      #597499
      ΔE = 2.580
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 5 240 / Pacific 15
      #647c9c
      ΔE = 1.523
    2. 104 / 104 Chinaseide+Schwarz1/1
      #647890
      ΔE = 2.604
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Iolite
      #597a99
      ΔE = 1.528
    2. Burbling Brook
      #5179a0
      ΔE = 2.756
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Huron Blue
      #5a7596
      ΔE = 1.600
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #657c98
      ΔE = 1.866
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7354-53 Lavender in a Bottle
      #657894
      ΔE = 1.813
    2. 7326-63 Ballroom Blue
      #5d768f
      ΔE = 2.678
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Moonlit Stroll 27-12
      #55799d
      ΔE = 1.835
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mystical
      #5b7494
      ΔE = 1.918
    2. Twilight Navy
      #597395
      ΔE = 2.424
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD413-4
      #5d7792
      ΔE = 1.922
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Jacket / 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 1.958
    2. ★ Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.295
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 1.958
    2. ★ Tide
      #5f7492
      ΔE = 2.093
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #627593
      ΔE = 2.057
    2. ★ Image Blue / 50BB 18/276
      #5b779d
      ΔE = 2.165
  18. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 25177
      #647d99
      ΔE = 2.058
  19. Humbrol

    1. ★ 96 Raf Blue
      #597793
      ΔE = 2.155
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5351 B
      #53769a
      ΔE = 2.249
    2. Cool Blue / 5023
      #527497
      ΔE = 2.677
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sea of Marma / KM3126-3
      #607e9b
      ΔE = 2.303
  22. General Paint

    1. Amity / CL 2365D
      #687c97
      ΔE = 2.355
    2. Bluebeard / CL 2336A
      #517697
      ΔE = 2.611
  23. Ford

    1. Indigo Blue
      #647e9a
      ΔE = 2.358
  24. CIL

    1. Noble Blue
      #607598
      ΔE = 2.370
  25. Chrysler

    1. Sappire Crystal
      #5a7b97
      ΔE = 2.438
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 2.589
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Angels 30BB 22/232
      #567da1
      ΔE = 2.477
  27. Volkswagen

    1. Medium Blue
      #52799f
      ΔE = 2.487
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5880 - Clean Slate
      #577396
      ΔE = 2.566
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Clean Slate / 235
      #577396
      ΔE = 2.566
  30. AMC

    1. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 2.589
    2. Baron Blue
      #577591
      ΔE = 2.635
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.651
    2. Blue Monday / 7294
      #527896
      ΔE = 2.978
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R90B
      #5c7fa4
      ΔE = 2.735
  33. Taubmans

    1. Night Palace / T65-8
      #65758f
      ΔE = 2.801
    2. Blueberry Patch / T10 38F-1
      #64789d
      ΔE = 2.831
  34. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Patch B46-5
      #5f7498
      ΔE = 2.807
  35. Behr

    1. Provence ICC-74
      #5e7890
      ΔE = 2.884
    2. 600D-6 Blueberry Patch
      #5b749a
      ΔE = 2.919
  36. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.907
  37. Audi

    1. Azores Blue Metallic / LA5V
      #62788f
      ΔE = 2.940

#5e7999 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5e7999 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #5e7999">…</p>

#5e7999 background

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #5e7999">…</p>

#5e7999 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 #5e7999">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6191513
Binary
01011110, 01111001, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#5e7999
Closest short hex
#579 ΔE = 1.718
RGB
rgb(94, 121, 153)
RGBA
rgba(94, 121, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.329, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.369%, yellow: 0.441%, blue: 0.600%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10585703 / 0xff5e7999
HSL
hsl(213, 24%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 24%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (212.542), saturation: 39% (0.386), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 212.542, saturation: 38.562%, perceived brightness: 46.243%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.504, S: 44.968, L: 49.922
Cubehelix
H: -150.749, S: 0.341, L: 0.457
TSL
T: -1.809, S: 0.105, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.386), magenta: 21% (0.209), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 63% (0.631), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 17.201, Y: 18.353, Z: 32.767
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.269, Y: 18.353
CIELab
L: 49.922, a: -1.325, b: -20.367
CIELuv
L: 49.922, u: -14.134, v: -29.637
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.922, C: 20.410, H: 266.277
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.922, C: 32.835, H: 244.504
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.841, a: -3.301, b: -15.360
CIECAM02
J: 38.993, C: 28.890, h: 247.636, Q: 123.029, M: 25.264, s: 45.316, H: 304.839
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.200, jaune: -3.520, green: 1.355
LMS
L: 15.168, M: 19.252, S: 32.524
YCbCr
Y: 116.136, Cb: 146.044, Cr: 113.875
YCgCo
Y: 122.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 116.575, Db: 54.806, Dr: 42.935
YPbPr
Y: 117.553, Pb: 19.105, Pr: -14.972
xvYCC
Y: 116.957, Cb: 144.782, Cr: 114.848
YIQ
Y: 116.575, I: -26.365, Q: 4.247
YUV
Y: 116.575, U: 17.926, V: -19.805
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.489
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 5.147

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