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Nippon Paint Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D / #656ea5 Hex Color Code

#656ea5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656ea5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656ea5 is comprised of 39.61% red, 43.14% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #656ea5 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 26% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.17 nm.

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#656ea5 linear gradient to complementary #a7ac5e

  1. #656ea5
  2. #75789a
  3. #81828f
  4. #8d8c84
  5. #969778
  6. #9fa16c
  7. #a7ac5e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f5a8f
  2. #576096
  3. #5e679e
  4. #656ea5
  5. #6c75ad
  6. #747cb4
  7. #7b83bc

Tones

  1. #656ea5
  2. #6c72a0
  3. #72759a
  4. #777995
  5. #7c7d90
  6. #81818a
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#656ea5 to white

  1. #656ea5
  2. #7f84b4
  3. #989cc3
  4. #b2b4d2
  5. #cbcce1
  6. #e5e5f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#656ea5 to black

  1. #656ea5
  2. #545b87
  3. #44496b
  4. #343750
  5. #252736
  6. #16171e
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 0.951 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 5183D Ruling Royalty
      #757197
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 8162 C
      #696399
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 290 50 30
      #6c71a6
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. ★ RAL 590-1
      #666d9b
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 4.153 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7273a7
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  16. New Look

    1. ★ Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  17. Wattyl

    1. ★ Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  19. Glidden

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 3.047 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  20. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  23. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  24. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 3.079 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  26. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  28. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 3.796 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  29. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 3.386 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  32. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  34. Dulux

    1. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  35. Behr

    1. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 3.458 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  36. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  37. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.555 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #6a7092
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  38. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  39. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  40. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 3.615 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 3.769 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  43. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  44. ECOS Paints

    1. Capri Isle (0605)
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Medieval (1263)
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  46. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.795 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  47. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.956 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  48. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  49. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.956 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  50. Caparol

    1. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  51. Matthews Paint

    1. Diner Door Blue / 973
      #5c76af
      ΔE = 3.901 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Amulet Blue / 2643
      #5b6890
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  52. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  53. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  55. Abet Laminati

    1. Lilla Gemini 430
      #5574b4
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  56. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 4.238 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  57. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  58. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  59. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  60. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 4.467 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  61. Apple Barrel

    1. Princess Purple / 21978E
      #716fb3
      ΔE = 4.531 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  62. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  63. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  64. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  65. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  66. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  67. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  68. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  69. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  70. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  71. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 19.5%

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#656ea5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656ea5 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #656ea5">…</p>

#656ea5 background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #656ea5">…</p>

#656ea5 shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6647461
Binary
01100101, 01101110, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#656ea5
LRV
≈ 16.6%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 3.383
RGB
rgb(101, 110, 165)
RGBA
rgba(101, 110, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.293, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 39.608%, yellow: 42.702%, blue: 64.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10129755 / 0xff656ea5
HSL
hsl(232, 26%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 26%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.562), saturation: 39% (0.388), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 231.562, saturation: 38.788%, perceived brightness: 45.152%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.236, S: 37.197, L: 47.796
Cubehelix
H: -130.274, S: 0.423, L: 0.445
TSL
T: -2.601, S: 0.103, L: 0.445
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 17.732, Y: 16.634, Z: 37.866
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.230, Y: 16.634
CIELab
L: 47.796, a: 10.718, b: -30.653
CIELuv
L: 47.796, u: -7.208, v: -46.750
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.796, C: 32.473, H: 289.273
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.796, C: 47.303, H: 261.236
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.785, a: 6.232, b: -26.497
CIECAM02
J: 37.148, C: 36.745, h: 268.772, Q: 120.081, M: 32.133, s: 51.729, H: 315.755
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.292, jaune: -5.429, green: 0.070
LMS
L: 13.991, M: 15.991, S: 37.517
YCbCr
Y: 113.567, Cb: 153.477, Cr: 120.144
YCoCg
Y: 121.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 113.579, Db: 77.365, Dr: 23.932
YPbPr
Y: 112.043, Pb: 28.535, Pr: -7.030
xvYCC
Y: 112.225, Cb: 153.066, Cr: 121.825
YIQ
Y: 113.579, I: -23.031, Q: 15.209
YUV
Y: 113.579, U: 25.305, V: -11.036
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.778
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.129

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