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#0055ab Hex Color Code

#0055ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0055ab is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0055ab is comprised of 0% red, 33.33% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #0055ab has a hue of 210° (degrees), 100% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.48 nm.

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#0055ab linear gradient to complementary #a3ab00

  1. #0055ab
  2. #4d6197
  3. #696f82
  4. #7d7d6d
  5. #8c8c56
  6. #989b3a
  7. #a3ab00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00469a
  2. #004b9f
  3. #0050a5
  4. #0055ab
  5. #145ab1
  6. #205fb7
  7. #2a64bd

Tones

  1. #0055ab
  2. #2b559c
  3. #3c558e
  4. #465580
  5. #4e5572
  6. #535664
  7. #565656

Tints and Shades

#0055ab to white

  1. #0055ab
  2. #4c6eb9
  3. #7589c7
  4. #99a5d5
  5. #bbc2e3
  6. #dde0f1
  7. #ffffff

#0055ab to black

  1. #0055ab
  2. #12478c
  3. #18396f
  4. #182c53
  5. #151f38
  6. #10131f
  7. #000000

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  1. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 0.814 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  2. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10433
      #0053a5
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. CF10432
      #005cae
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  4. Kaessbohrer

    1. ★ Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  5. Humbrol

    1. ★ 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2133 C
      #1d57a5
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. ★ 2945
      #0057a6
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  9. Caparol

    1. 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  10. Chrysler

    1. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Viper GTS Blue
      #184f9c
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6518
      #2d579f
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

#0055ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0055ab 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: #0055ab">…</p>

#0055ab background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #0055ab">…</p>

#0055ab shadow

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0055ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
21931
Binary
00000000, 01010101, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#0055ab
LRV
≈ 9.4%
Closest short hex
#05a ΔE = 0.242
RGB
rgb(0, 85, 171)
RGBA
rgba(0, 85, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.332, b: 0.668
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.223%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16755285 / 0xff0055ab
HSL
hsl(210, 100%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 100%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.175), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 210.175, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 34.130%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.986, S: 100.019, L: 36.810
Cubehelix
H: -153.606, S: 1.234, L: 0.270
TSL
T: -1.724, S: 0.447, L: 0.272
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 50% (0.503), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 10.596, Y: 9.436, Z: 39.783
xyY
x: 0.177, y: 0.158, Y: 9.436
CIELab
L: 36.810, a: 13.015, b: -51.928
CIELuv
L: 36.810, u: -19.961, v: -74.425
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.810, C: 53.534, H: 284.070
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.810, C: 77.055, H: 254.986
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.718, a: 7.819, b: -55.285
CIECAM02
J: 26.139, C: 58.787, h: 251.522, Q: 100.729, M: 51.408, s: 71.440, H: 306.762
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.509, jaune: -9.253, green: 2.979
LMS
L: 5.358, M: 8.804, S: 39.283
YCbCr
Y: 75.598, Cb: 178.334, Cr: 84.579
YCgCo
Y: 85.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: -42.750
YDbDr
Y: 69.389, Db: 152.888, Dr: 131.967
YPbPr
Y: 73.087, Pb: 52.775, Pr: -46.456
xvYCC
Y: 78.769, Cb: 174.359, Cr: 87.192
YIQ
Y: 69.389, I: -78.264, Q: 8.784
YUV
Y: 69.389, U: 50.003, V: -60.876
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 4.684
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 3.124

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