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#555566 / #556 Hex Color Code

#555566 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #555566 / #556 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #555566 is comprised of 33.33% red, 33.33% green and 40% blue. In the HSL color space #555566 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 9% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#555566 linear gradient to complementary #656754

  1. #555566
  2. #585863
  3. #5b5b60
  4. #5e5e5d
  5. #60615a
  6. #636457
  7. #656754

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #464656
  2. #4b4b5c
  3. #505061
  4. #555566
  5. #5a5a6b
  6. #5f5f71
  7. #656476

Tints and Shades

#555566 to white

  1. #555566
  2. #6f6f7e
  3. #8a8a96
  4. #a6a6af
  5. #c3c3c9
  6. #e1e1e4
  7. #ffffff

#555566 to black

  1. #555566
  2. #474755
  3. #393944
  4. #2c2c34
  5. #202024
  6. #131316
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 0 0 / Granit 20
      #545464
      ΔE = 0.611 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. ★ 4233
      #505060
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Royal Quarters / 40A-5
      #515363
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. ★ You Rock / 42A-5
      #585462
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple B60
      #585568
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Full Sky
      #595968
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-39-5 Stormy Skies
      #595869
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 5-38-5 Barramundi
      #52596a
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.10.30
      #595567
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 10/116
      #5a5869
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Brooklyn Nights 1
      #524f63
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.06.27
      #525162
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ 48.06.27
      #4f5262
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Tabernacle / CL 2407N
      #525162
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  9. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Inky Storm / A407
      #525266
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. ★ Freefall / A419
      #555266
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Theodosia Chs-68
      #595463
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6010-R70B
      #535360
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-73 Empress
      #555764
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Hammerhead B48-023-268
      #515769
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Haast Shale B45-019-268
      #515664
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4265 Midnight Cruise 10RB 10/116
      #525061
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Night's Edge 70BB 12/116
      #52596b
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Magic Spell C44-6
      #515165
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-90 Luscious Purple
      #585469
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Crushed Velvet PIC-51
      #4b5164
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 306
      #525063
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10955
      #4f5160
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mysterious Blue / NP N 1967 A
      #545662
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Deep Meditation / NP N 1960 D
      #595b68
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Midnight Cruise / 10RB 10/116
      #5c5766
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Titan Gray
      #52576c
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Soft Violet
      #4f4f60
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. 19-3919 TCX
      #4e5368
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. 5395 UP
      #4d5261
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  23. Sto

    1. 34341
      #595a67
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. 34242
      #5d5a67
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  24. Glidden

    1. Royal Navy / 50BB 10/112
      #52586d
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  25. Little Greene

    1. Juniper Ash
      #525969
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  26. Beckers

    1. Petroleum 790 / S 6511-B10G
      #4f5268
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Lotus 748 / S 6505-R85B
      #56555f
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2019-2
      #4d5362
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  28. Bristol

    1. Odyssey Blue / P229-N7
      #575b6a
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Odyssey Blue / T12 41.H11
      #575b6a
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Distinctive Purple / T10 36I-2
      #5a546a
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Night Night / 176
      #4f4f5e
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 5937 - Night Night
      #4f4f5e
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Treatment / 7189
      #51505d
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Billions and Billions R182A
      #4d5368
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Blue Ember X86R194A
      #4d5361
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  34. Sico

    1. 6172-73 Beethoven
      #51596a
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  35. Duron

    1. Outerspace
      #555b6b
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  36. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Violet (960)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  37. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Heavy Violet (142)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  38. Reaper Master

    1. Nightshade Purple (9022)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  39. Old Citadel

    1. Hormagaunt Purple
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  40. Mylands of London

    1. Slate
      #545a68
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  41. Chrysler

    1. Thunder Gray
      #545a68
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  42. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 7010-R50B
      #565660
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  43. GM / General Motors

    1. Belgian Gray
      #4e5461
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  44. Fired Earth

    1. Opera Cape
      #5e5b6d
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

#555566 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#555566 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #556">…</p>

#555566 background

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

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #556">…</p>

#555566 shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5592422
Binary
01010101, 01010101, 01100110
Hexadecimal
#555566 / #556
LRV
≈ 9.4%
RGB
rgb(85, 85, 102)
RGBA
rgba(85, 85, 102, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.312, g: 0.312, b: 0.375
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.333%, blue: 0.400%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11184794 / 0xff555566
HSL
hsl(240, 9%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 9%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 17% (0.167), value: 40% (0.400)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 16.667%, perceived brightness: 34.159%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 10.019, L: 36.720
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.134, L: 0.341
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.040, L: 0.341
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.167), magenta: 17% (0.167), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 60% (0.600)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 60% (0.600)
XYZ
X: 9.393, Y: 9.387, Z: 13.885
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.287, Y: 9.387
CIELab
L: 36.720, a: 3.922, b: -9.772
CIELuv
L: 36.720, u: -0.964, v: -13.354
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.720, C: 10.529, H: 291.869
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.720, C: 13.389, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.639, a: 1.102, b: -5.422
CIECAM02
J: 27.304, C: 14.030, h: 275.963, Q: 102.949, M: 12.269, s: 34.522, H: 319.740
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.163, jaune: -1.759, green: -0.122
LMS
L: 8.661, M: 9.411, S: 13.810
YCbCr
Y: 90.681, Cb: 135.463, Cr: 126.793
YCgCo
Y: 89.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 17.000
YDbDr
Y: 86.938, Db: 22.661, Dr: 3.689
YPbPr
Y: 86.224, Pb: 8.500, Pr: -0.782
xvYCC
Y: 90.051, Cb: 135.467, Cr: 127.313
YIQ
Y: 86.938, I: -5.461, Q: 5.289
YUV
Y: 86.938, U: 7.413, V: -1.700
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/2 ΔE = 4.610
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 7.943

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