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#0055b6 Hex Color Code

#0055b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0055b6 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0055b6 is comprised of 0% red, 33.33% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #0055b6 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.45 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#0055b6 linear gradient to complementary #9fb600

  1. #0055b6
  2. #4f63a1
  3. #6b738b
  4. #7e8374
  5. #8c935c
  6. #97a43e
  7. #9fb600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0046a4
  2. #004baa
  3. #0050b0
  4. #0055b6
  5. #165abc
  6. #235fc2
  7. #2d65c8

Tones

  1. #0055b6
  2. #2f56a6
  3. #405697
  4. #4b5788
  5. #535979
  6. #585a6a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#0055b6 to white

  1. #0055b6
  2. #4f6ec3
  3. #7889cf
  4. #9ba5db
  5. #bdc2e7
  6. #dee0f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0055b6 to black

  1. #0055b6
  2. #144795
  3. #193976
  4. #192c57
  5. #161f3b
  6. #111320
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 3.306 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  4. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 3.984 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  5. Matthews Paint

    1. Sailboat Blue / 2160
      #1652a6
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Oh So Blue / 13999
      #2f4f99
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  6. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  7. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Ocean Drive B4-B1-3
      #0860b8
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 4.246 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  9. Delta

    1. Classic Blue / 04025
      #2357a7
      ΔE = 3.058 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Opaque Blue / 025080202W
      #004e9d
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 3.138 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  11. PlaidFX

    1. Neptune / 36862
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10442
      #0059ad
      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. CF10433
      #0053a5
      ΔE = 3.478 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  13. FolkArt

    1. Ultramarine Blue / 484
      #2d4ea2
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2935
      #005ec4
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 2945
      #0057a6
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  15. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  16. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  17. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  19. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  21. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  22. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 45
      #4157a2
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  23. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  24. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6518
      #2d579f
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. 6512
      #345095
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  26. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  27. Focoltone

    1. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 4.699 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 36-a
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 4.699 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  29. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  30. HKS

    1. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  31. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  32. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  33. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Bright Cerulean / 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  34. Ressource Peintures

    1. Torres / OROC38
      #425aa0
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  35. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  36. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  37. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  38. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 9.5%

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#0055b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0055b6 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #0055b6">…</p>

#0055b6 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #0055b6">…</p>

#0055b6 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0055b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
21942
Binary
00000000, 01010101, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#0055b6
LRV
≈ 9.9%
Closest short hex
#05b ΔE = 1.051
RGB
rgb(0, 85, 182)
RGBA
rgba(0, 85, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.318, b: 0.682
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 22.722%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16755274 / 0xff0055b6
HSL
hsl(212, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (211.978), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 211.978, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 35.113%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.620, S: 100.019, L: 37.613
Cubehelix
H: -151.427, S: 1.306, L: 0.275
TSL
T: -1.788, S: 0.448, L: 0.277
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 53% (0.533), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 11.689, Y: 9.873, Z: 45.536
xyY
x: 0.174, y: 0.147, Y: 9.873
CIELab
L: 37.613, a: 17.555, b: -57.128
CIELuv
L: 37.613, u: -19.603, v: -82.414
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.613, C: 59.765, H: 287.081
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.613, C: 84.713, H: 256.620
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.421, a: 11.417, b: -63.930
CIECAM02
J: 26.749, C: 62.565, h: 253.095, Q: 101.898, M: 54.712, s: 73.276, H: 307.551
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.551, jaune: -10.233, green: 3.023
LMS
L: 5.412, M: 8.813, S: 44.950
YCbCr
Y: 76.676, Cb: 183.163, Cr: 83.798
YCoCg
Y: 88.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: -45.500
YDbDr
Y: 70.643, Db: 167.551, Dr: 134.354
YPbPr
Y: 73.879, Pb: 58.275, Pr: -46.962
xvYCC
Y: 79.449, Cb: 179.191, Cr: 86.747
YIQ
Y: 70.643, I: -81.798, Q: 12.206
YUV
Y: 70.643, U: 54.799, V: -61.976
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.626
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 3.267

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