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#055ab5 Hex Color Code

#055ab5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #055ab5 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #055ab5 is comprised of 1.96% red, 35.29% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #055ab5 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 95% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.32 nm.

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  1. Channel Islands Jersey flag against blue sky
  2. Capitol Hill Building in Washington D.C. and U.S. Flag
  3. Excretory system

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#055ab5 linear gradient to complementary #aeba00

  1. #055ab5
  2. #5268a0
  3. #70778b
  4. #858775
  5. #95985c
  6. #a3a93f
  7. #aeba00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004aa2
  2. #004fa8
  3. #0055af
  4. #055ab5
  5. #195fbb
  6. #2565c2
  7. #2f6ac8

Tones

  1. #055ab5
  2. #305aa6
  3. #415b97
  4. #4c5b88
  5. #545c7a
  6. #595c6b
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#055ab5 to white

  1. #055ab5
  2. #5073c2
  3. #788dce
  4. #9ba8db
  5. #bdc4e7
  6. #dee1f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#055ab5 to black

  1. #055ab5
  2. #154b94
  3. #1a3c75
  4. #1a2e57
  5. #17213b
  6. #111420
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10442
      #0059ad
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. CF10433
      #0053a5
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  3. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  4. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  5. Plascon

    1. Ocean Drive B4-B1-3
      #0860b8
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  6. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Navy Blue
      #0066cc / #06c
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  7. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  8. Caparol

    1. 65 26 240 / Pacific 175
      #005cac
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  9. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2935
      #005ec4
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 2945
      #0057a6
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 3404
      #405faa
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  12. Ford

    1. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 3.319 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  13. Matthews Paint

    1. Sailboat Blue / 2160
      #1652a6
      ΔE = 3.356 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Oh So Blue / 13999
      #2f4f99
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6523
      #1f61b0
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 6378
      #3c5d9e
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  15. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  16. PlaidFX

    1. Neptune / 36862
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-a1
      #005da9
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 35-a2
      #0059a1
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  19. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  21. RAL

    1. RAL 280 40 45
      #1e5da5
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. RAL 280 40 40
      #2e5d9d
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  22. Ressource Peintures

    1. Torres / OROC38
      #425aa0
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 4.236 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  28. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  30. Mylands of London

    1. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  31. Chrysler

    1. Electric Blue
      #1761ab
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / 149-7
      #0262af
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Bright Cerulean / 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Rainbow Bright / PPG1243-7
      #2863ad
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  36. Glidden

    1. Rainbow Bright / PPG1243-7
      #2863ad
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  38. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Cobalto 851
      #0763b0
      ΔE = 4.787 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  39. FolkArt

    1. Ultramarine Blue / 484
      #2d4ea2
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  40. Delta

    1. Blue Bayou / 025880202W
      #005fa7
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Rhythm N Blue / 025510202W
      #384ea2
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  41. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  42. Behr

    1. Blue Dahlia BIC-21
      #405e9d
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  43. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 8.5%

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#055ab5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#055ab5 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #055ab5">…</p>

#055ab5 background

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

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #055ab5">…</p>

#055ab5 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #055ab5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
350901
Binary
00000101, 01011010, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#055ab5
LRV
≈ 10.7%
Closest short hex
#25a ΔE = 2.204
RGB
rgb(5, 90, 181)
RGBA
rgba(5, 90, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.018, g: 0.326, b: 0.656
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 24.438%, blue: 70.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16426315 / 0xff055ab5
HSL
hsl(211, 95%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 95%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.023), saturation: 97% (0.972), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 211.023, saturation: 97.238%, perceived brightness: 36.149%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.238, S: 99.071, L: 39.035
Cubehelix
H: -152.579, S: 1.215, L: 0.292
TSL
T: -1.754, S: 0.423, L: 0.294
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.972), magenta: 50% (0.503), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 12.056, Y: 10.679, Z: 45.133
xyY
x: 0.178, y: 0.157, Y: 10.679
CIELab
L: 39.035, a: 14.004, b: -54.234
CIELuv
L: 39.035, u: -20.849, v: -79.122
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.035, C: 56.013, H: 284.479
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.035, C: 81.823, H: 255.238
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.679, a: 8.665, b: -59.010
CIECAM02
J: 28.005, C: 60.796, h: 251.918, Q: 104.263, M: 53.165, s: 71.408, H: 306.960
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.510, jaune: -9.668, green: 3.034
LMS
L: 6.093, M: 9.920, S: 44.565
YCbCr
Y: 80.383, Cb: 180.529, Cr: 84.224
YCoCg
Y: 91.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: -42.750
YDbDr
Y: 74.959, Db: 159.553, Dr: 133.052
YPbPr
Y: 78.447, Pb: 55.275, Pr: -46.686
xvYCC
Y: 83.372, Cb: 176.555, Cr: 86.990
YIQ
Y: 74.959, I: -79.871, Q: 10.340
YUV
Y: 74.959, U: 52.183, V: -61.376
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.400
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.850

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