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#555966 Hex Color Code

#555966 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #555966 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #555966 is comprised of 33.33% red, 34.9% green and 40% blue. In the HSL color space #555966 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 9% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.2 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #454956
  2. #4b4f5b
  3. #505461
  4. #555966
  5. #5a5e6b
  6. #606471
  7. #656976

Tints and Shades

#555966 to white

  1. #555966
  2. #6f727e
  3. #8a8d96
  4. #a6a8af
  5. #c3c4c9
  6. #e1e1e4
  7. #ffffff

#555966 to black

  1. #555966
  2. #474a55
  3. #393c44
  4. #2c2e34
  5. #202124
  6. #131416
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Slate
      #545a68
      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. Jotun

    1. ★ 4143 / Blåbær
      #575b67
      ΔE = 0.931 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-73 Empress
      #555764
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Sophisticated Navy / 30BB 10/075
      #525966
      ΔE = 1.056 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Gray Flannel / PPG1013-6
      #585960
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Titanium
      #585a65
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ Alaska Gray
      #585d67
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Deep Meditation / NP N 1960 D
      #595b68
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. ★ Mysterious Blue / NP N 1967 A
      #545662
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 34341
      #595a67
      ΔE = 1.247 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. 34242
      #5d5a67
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Odyssey Blue / T12 41.H11
      #575b6a
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Odyssey Blue / P229-N7
      #575b6a
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Mineral Gray - 2740
      #515763
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Royal Treatment / 50BB 10/112
      #525a67
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Signature Blue / 30BB 10/112
      #4f5b67
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Storm Gray
      #515966
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Gunmetal Blue
      #4d5461
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Haast Shale B45-019-268
      #515664
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Jimmy Dean B45-013-277
      #51535d
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Havoc / CL 2396A
      #595c67
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  15. Little Greene

    1. ★ Juniper Ash
      #525969
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Outerspace
      #555b6b
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Evening Dove / 2128-30
      #525b68
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  18. Levis

    1. ★ Full Sky
      #595968
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 7010-R70B
      #4f5764
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 7010-R50B
      #565660
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.10.30
      #4f5865
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-38-5 Barramundi
      #52596a
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 5-39-5 Stormy Skies
      #595869
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gotham Gray
      #545760
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. ★ La Fonda Midnight
      #565e6b
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  23. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-3
      #545a63
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. T2019-2
      #4d5362
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  24. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-73 Beethoven
      #51596a
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  25. Beckers

    1. ★ Blyerts 792 / S 6502-B
      #5c5c69
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Lotus 748 / S 6505-R85B
      #56555f
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  26. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Canyon Blue / RLVM281
      #505964
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Lancaster Blue / RLUL218
      #4e5762
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 10/112
      #505a6a
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 10RB 10/116
      #5a5869
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Belgian Gray
      #4e5461
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Gull Gray
      #5b5e68
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Night's Edge 70BB 12/116
      #52596b
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Blue Heron 50BB 13/104
      #545d6e
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  30. Caparol

    1. 50 2 92 / Jura 20
      #545860
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 50 0 0 / Granit 20
      #545464
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. 546 UP
      #4e5661
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 2380 UP
      #4c5361
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 6010-R70B
      #535360
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  33. Tikkurila

    1. 604X
      #52575f
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  34. Behr

    1. 760F-6 Distant Thunder
      #53565e
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Five O'Clock Shadow
      #5a5c64
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Smokey Hearth
      #575d65
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Five O'Clock Shado / 8246
      #5a5c64
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Smokey Hearth / 8254
      #575d65
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  37. Berger

    1. Five O'Clock Shado / 8246
      #5a5c64
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Smokey Hearth / 8254
      #575d65
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  38. Porter Paints

    1. Gray Flannel / 541-6
      #575960
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. Titanium Gray
      #565f6b
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  40. Dulux Australia

    1. Grey / O32
      #51575f
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  41. Magnolia Home

    1. Coffee Nook / JG-96
      #51575f
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  42. Clark+Kensington

    1. Royal Quarters / 40A-5
      #515363
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  43. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Gray Flannel / PPG1013-6
      #585960
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  44. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36076
      #575b62
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blackwater / 1320
      #5e5f6b
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  46. Colortrend

    1. 1320
      #5e5f6b
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  47. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.992 #160
      #4b5766
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  48. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grand Grape / 7221
      #4b5766
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 9.3%

#555966 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#555966 foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #555966">…</p>

#555966 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #555966">…</p>

#555966 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 #555966">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5593446
Binary
01010101, 01011001, 01100110
Hexadecimal
#555966
LRV
≈ 10.0%
Closest short hex
#556 ΔE = 2.592
RGB
rgb(85, 89, 102)
RGBA
rgba(85, 89, 102, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.322, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.346%, blue: 0.400%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11183770 / 0xff555966
HSL
hsl(226, 9%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 9%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.882), saturation: 17% (0.167), value: 40% (0.400)
HSP
hue: 225.882, saturation: 16.667%, perceived brightness: 35.067%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.421, S: 13.677, L: 37.906
Cubehelix
H: -135.813, S: 0.116, L: 0.350
TSL
T: -2.353, S: 0.037, L: 0.350
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.167), magenta: 13% (0.127), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 60% (0.600)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 60% (0.600)
XYZ
X: 9.716, Y: 10.035, Z: 13.993
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.297, Y: 10.035
CIELab
L: 37.906, a: 1.438, b: -7.988
CIELuv
L: 37.906, u: -2.783, v: -10.701
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.906, C: 8.116, H: 280.208
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.906, C: 11.057, H: 255.421
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.678, a: -0.688, b: -4.014
CIECAM02
J: 28.265, C: 12.169, h: 262.545, Q: 104.746, M: 10.642, s: 31.874, H: 312.420
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.143, jaune: -1.434, green: 0.215
LMS
L: 9.159, M: 10.284, S: 13.926
YCbCr
Y: 92.697, Cb: 134.299, Cr: 125.321
YCgCo
Y: 91.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 17.000
YDbDr
Y: 89.286, Db: 19.129, Dr: 8.153
YPbPr
Y: 89.084, Pb: 6.960, Pr: -2.598
xvYCC
Y: 92.507, Cb: 134.114, Cr: 125.718
YIQ
Y: 89.286, I: -6.559, Q: 3.199
YUV
Y: 89.286, U: 6.257, V: -3.760
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/2 ΔE = 3.698
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 8.030

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