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#0055b1 Hex Color Code

#0055b1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0055b1 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0055b1 is comprised of 0% red, 33.33% green and 69.41% blue. In the HSL color space #0055b1 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.89 nm.

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  1. Bilbao: the night skyline of Bilbao seen from Dona Casilda Iturrizar park, a public park created in 1907 and named after the benefactress Casilda Iturrizar
  2. Baptistery, Cathedral and Leaning Tower, Piazza del Duomo, Pisa, Italy.
  3. plankton

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#0055b1 linear gradient to complementary #a0b100

  1. #0055b1
  2. #4d629c
  3. #6a7187
  4. #7d8071
  5. #8b9059
  6. #97a03c
  7. #a0b100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00469f
  2. #004ba5
  3. #0050ab
  4. #0055b1
  5. #155ab7
  6. #225fbd
  7. #2c64c3

Tones

  1. #0055b1
  2. #2d55a2
  3. #3e5693
  4. #495684
  5. #505776
  6. #565867
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#0055b1 to white

  1. #0055b1
  2. #4e6ebe
  3. #7689cc
  4. #9aa5d9
  5. #bcc2e6
  6. #dee0f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0055b1 to black

  1. #0055b1
  2. #134791
  3. #183972
  4. #192c55
  5. #161f3a
  6. #111320
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2388 XGC
      #0055b5
      ΔE = 0.902 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 10248 C
      #2c4f99
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  2. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Sailboat Blue / 2160
      #1652a6
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Oh So Blue / 13999
      #2f4f99
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 65 26 240 / Pacific 175
      #005cac
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  4. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  6. Delta

    1. ★ Classic Blue / 04025
      #2357a7
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Opaque Blue / 025080202W
      #004e9d
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10442
      #0059ad
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. CF10433
      #0053a5
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 3.539 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  10. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 3.539 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  12. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  13. FolkArt

    1. Ultramarine Blue / 484
      #2d4ea2
      ΔE = 3.204 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  14. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  15. Testors

    1. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 3.451 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  16. PlaidFX

    1. Neptune / 36862
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  17. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  18. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  19. Focoltone

    1. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Caribbean Blue
      #2d5ea5
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  21. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 3.878 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 6523
      #1f61b0
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  23. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 45
      #4157a2
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. RAL 290 40 40
      #49589c
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  24. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Ocean Drive B4-B1-3
      #0860b8
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  25. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  28. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  29. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  30. HKS

    1. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean / 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  35. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  36. Ressource Peintures

    1. Torres / OROC38
      #425aa0
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  38. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  39. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  40. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-a1
      #005da9
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 35-a2
      #0059a1
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  41. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  42. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  43. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  44. ECOS Paints

    1. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  46. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  48. California Paints

    1. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  49. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 9.6%

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#0055b1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0055b1 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #0055b1">…</p>

#0055b1 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #0055b1">…</p>

#0055b1 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0055b1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
21937
Binary
00000000, 01010101, 10110001
Hexadecimal
#0055b1
LRV
≈ 9.7%
Closest short hex
#25a ΔE = 1.349
RGB
rgb(0, 85, 177)
RGBA
rgba(0, 85, 177, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.324, b: 0.676
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 22.519%, blue: 69.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16755279 / 0xff0055b1
HSL
hsl(211, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.186), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 211.186, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 34.662%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.926, S: 100.019, L: 37.243
Cubehelix
H: -152.381, S: 1.273, L: 0.273
TSL
T: -1.759, S: 0.447, L: 0.275
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 52% (0.520), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 31% (0.306)
XYZ
X: 11.181, Y: 9.670, Z: 42.864
xyY
x: 0.175, y: 0.152, Y: 9.670
CIELab
L: 37.243, a: 15.498, b: -54.781
CIELuv
L: 37.243, u: -19.758, v: -78.812
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.243, C: 56.931, H: 285.796
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.243, C: 81.251, H: 255.926
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.096, a: 9.765, b: -59.959
CIECAM02
J: 26.467, C: 60.865, h: 252.432, Q: 101.360, M: 53.226, s: 72.465, H: 307.218
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.532, jaune: -9.790, green: 3.000
LMS
L: 5.387, M: 8.809, S: 42.317
YCbCr
Y: 76.186, Cb: 180.968, Cr: 84.153
YCoCg
Y: 86.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: -44.250
YDbDr
Y: 70.073, Db: 160.886, Dr: 133.269
YPbPr
Y: 73.519, Pb: 55.775, Pr: -46.732
xvYCC
Y: 79.140, Cb: 176.995, Cr: 86.949
YIQ
Y: 70.073, I: -80.192, Q: 10.651
YUV
Y: 70.073, U: 52.619, V: -61.476
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.042
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 3.463

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