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#0055bb / #05b Hex Color Code

#0055bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0055bb / #05b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0055bb is comprised of 0% red, 33.33% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #0055bb has a hue of 213° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.05 nm.

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  1. daffodils against the sky
  2. Blue flannelette fabric texture closeup
  3. Barbarossa tower. Acquapendente. Lazio. Italy.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#0055bb linear gradient to complementary #9ebb00

  1. #0055bb / #05b
  2. #5064a5
  3. #6c748f
  4. #7f8578
  5. #8c975f
  6. #96a940
  7. #9ebb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0046a9
  2. #004baf
  3. #0050b5
  4. #0055bb / #05b
  5. #165ac1
  6. #245fc7
  7. #2e65ce

Tones

  1. #0055bb / #05b
  2. #3056ab
  3. #42579b
  4. #4e598c
  5. #555b7d
  6. #5b5c6d
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#0055bb to white

  1. #0055bb / #05b
  2. #506ec7
  3. #7989d3
  4. #9da5de
  5. #bec2e9
  6. #dfe0f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0055bb to black

  1. #0055bb / #05b
  2. #144799
  3. #1a3979
  4. #1a2c5a
  5. #171f3c
  6. #111321
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Ocean Drive B4-B1-3
      #0860b8
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 70 36 250 / Marin 75
      #0054c8
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 3.281 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2935
      #005ec4
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 2945
      #0057a6
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  8. Matthews Paint

    1. Sailboat Blue / 2160
      #1652a6
      ΔE = 3.658 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  9. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  10. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10442
      #0059ad
      ΔE = 4.074 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. CF10433
      #0053a5
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  13. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  14. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  15. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  16. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  17. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 45
      #4157a2
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  19. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  20. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  21. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  22. Humbrol

    1. 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  23. Focoltone

    1. 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  24. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  25. HKS

    1. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6518
      #2d579f
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
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    1. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  28. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 12.0%

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#0055bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0055bb foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #05b">…</p>

#0055bb background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #05b">…</p>

#0055bb shadow

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

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
21947
Binary
00000000, 01010101, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#0055bb / #05b
LRV
≈ 10.1%
RGB
rgb(0, 85, 187)
RGBA
rgba(0, 85, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.312, b: 0.688
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 22.917%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16755269 / 0xff0055bb
HSL
hsl(213, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (212.727), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 212.727, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 35.571%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.245, S: 100.019, L: 37.991
Cubehelix
H: -150.528, S: 1.339, L: 0.277
TSL
T: -1.815, S: 0.448, L: 0.279
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 12.215, Y: 10.083, Z: 48.307
xyY
x: 0.173, y: 0.143, Y: 10.083
CIELab
L: 37.991, a: 19.600, b: -59.450
CIELuv
L: 37.991, u: -19.460, v: -85.967
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.991, C: 62.597, H: 288.247
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.991, C: 88.143, H: 257.245
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.754, a: 13.094, b: -67.968
CIECAM02
J: 27.038, C: 64.235, h: 253.683, Q: 102.446, M: 56.172, s: 74.048, H: 307.847
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.569, jaune: -10.671, green: 3.051
LMS
L: 5.438, M: 8.817, S: 47.678
YCbCr
Y: 77.166, Cb: 185.358, Cr: 83.443
YCoCg
Y: 89.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: -46.750
YDbDr
Y: 71.213, Db: 174.216, Dr: 135.439
YPbPr
Y: 74.239, Pb: 60.775, Pr: -47.192
xvYCC
Y: 79.758, Cb: 181.387, Cr: 86.545
YIQ
Y: 71.213, I: -83.405, Q: 13.762
YUV
Y: 71.213, U: 56.979, V: -62.476
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.385
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.903

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