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#5f179b Hex Color Code

#5f179b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5f179b is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5f179b is comprised of 37.25% red, 9.02% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #5f179b has a hue of 273° (degrees), 74% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.55 nm.

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#5f179b linear gradient to complementary #00b200

  1. #5f179b
  2. #663c8a
  3. #685778
  4. #646f66
  5. #5a8551
  6. #459c37
  7. #00b200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #51048e
  2. #560b92
  3. #5a1197
  4. #5f179b
  5. #641c9f
  6. #6821a4
  7. #6d26a8

Tones

  1. #5f179b
  2. #612890
  3. #613485
  4. #613f7a
  5. #5f486f
  6. #5d5164
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#5f179b to White

  1. #5f179b
  2. #7d42ac
  3. #9867bd
  4. #b38cce
  5. #cdb1de
  6. #e6d8ef
  7. #ffffff

#5f179b to Black

  1. #5f179b
  2. #50177f
  3. #411665
  4. #33144c
  5. #241134
  6. #180b1d
  7. #000000

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#5f179b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5f179b foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #5f179b">…</p>

#5f179b background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #5f179b">…</p>

#5f179b shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5f179b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6231963
Binary
01011111, 00010111, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#5f179b
LRV
≈ 5.4%
Closest short hex
#619 ΔE = 1.340
RGB
rgb(95, 23, 155)
RGBA
rgba(95, 23, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.348, g: 0.084, b: 0.568
RYB
red: 0.373%, yellow: 0.090%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10545253 / 0xff5f179b
HSL
hsl(273, 74%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(273, 74%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 273° (272.727), saturation: 85% (0.852), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 272.727, saturation: 85.161%, perceived brightness: 29.731%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.060, S: 91.174, L: 27.878
Cubehelix
H: -93.550, S: 1.195, L: 0.232
TSL
T: 5.593, S: 0.335, L: 0.234
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.387), magenta: 85% (0.852), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 63% (0.627), magenta: 91% (0.910), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 10.941, Y: 5.412, Z: 31.472
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.113, Y: 5.412
CIELab
L: 27.878, a: 54.093, b: -56.585
CIELuv
L: 27.878, u: 13.323, v: -75.098
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.878, C: 78.281, H: 313.710
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.878, C: 76.271, H: 280.060
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.264, a: 43.233, b: -63.924
CIECAM02
J: 20.712, C: 60.620, h: 299.028, Q: 89.664, M: 53.012, s: 76.891, H: 333.575
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.714, jaune: -10.781, green: -5.109
LMS
L: 5.231, M: 1.681, S: 31.056
YCbCr
Y: 67.197, Cb: 175.292, Cr: 150.236
YCgCo
Y: 74.000, Cg: -51.000, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 59.576, Db: 143.556, Dr: -67.332
YPbPr
Y: 47.840, Pb: 57.720, Pr: 29.928
xvYCC
Y: 57.086, Cb: 178.703, Cr: 154.290
YIQ
Y: 59.576, I: 0.485, Q: 56.295
YUV
Y: 59.576, U: 46.959, V: 31.079
Munsell Color System
5P 3/10 ΔE = 11.494
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 2.631

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