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#0055bf Hex Color Code

#0055bf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0055bf is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0055bf is comprised of 0% red, 33.33% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #0055bf has a hue of 213° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.76 nm.

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#0055bf linear gradient to complementary #9abf00

  1. #0055bf
  2. #5065a9
  3. #6c7692
  4. #7e877a
  5. #8b9961
  6. #94ac42
  7. #9abf00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0046ac
  2. #004bb3
  3. #0050b9
  4. #0055bf
  5. #175ac5
  6. #2560cc
  7. #2f65d2

Tones

  1. #0055bf
  2. #3256af
  3. #44589f
  4. #4f5a8f
  5. #575c7f
  6. #5d5e70
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#0055bf to white

  1. #0055bf
  2. #526eca
  3. #7a89d5
  4. #9ea5e0
  5. #bfc2eb
  6. #dfe0f5
  7. #ffffff

#0055bf to black

  1. #0055bf
  2. #15479c
  3. #1a397b
  4. #1b2c5b
  5. #171f3d
  6. #111322
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 C
      #0857c3
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. ★ 2388 XGC
      #0055b5
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 36 250 / Marin 75
      #0054c8
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 10.2%

#0055bf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0055bf foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #0055bf">…</p>

#0055bf background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #0055bf">…</p>

#0055bf shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0055bf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
21951
Binary
00000000, 01010101, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#0055bf
LRV
≈ 10.3%
Closest short hex
#15b ΔE = 0.641
RGB
rgb(0, 85, 191)
RGBA
rgba(0, 85, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.308, b: 0.692
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.231%, blue: 0.749%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16755265 / 0xff0055bf
HSL
hsl(213, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (213.298), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 213.298, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 35.942%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.701, S: 100.019, L: 38.300
Cubehelix
H: -149.846, S: 1.365, L: 0.279
TSL
T: -1.837, S: 0.449, L: 0.281
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.555), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 12.649, Y: 10.257, Z: 50.593
xyY
x: 0.172, y: 0.140, Y: 10.257
CIELab
L: 38.300, a: 21.226, b: -61.288
CIELuv
L: 38.300, u: -19.355, v: -88.777
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.300, C: 64.860, H: 289.102
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.300, C: 90.862, H: 257.701
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.026, a: 14.454, b: -71.244
CIECAM02
J: 27.274, C: 65.550, h: 254.106, Q: 102.893, M: 57.323, s: 74.640, H: 308.061
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.583, jaune: -11.018, green: 3.078
LMS
L: 5.459, M: 8.820, S: 49.931
YCbCr
Y: 77.558, Cb: 187.114, Cr: 83.159
YCgCo
Y: 90.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: -47.750
YDbDr
Y: 71.669, Db: 179.548, Dr: 136.307
YPbPr
Y: 74.527, Pb: 62.775, Pr: -47.376
xvYCC
Y: 80.006, Cb: 183.144, Cr: 86.383
YIQ
Y: 71.669, I: -84.690, Q: 15.007
YUV
Y: 71.669, U: 58.723, V: -62.876
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.075
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.865

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