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#5559c8 Hex Color Code

#5559c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5559c8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5559c8 is comprised of 33.33% red, 34.9% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #5559c8 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 51% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.28 nm.

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#5559c8 linear gradient to complementary #b1ff1e

  1. #5559c8
  2. #7673b5
  3. #8c8ea2
  4. #9ba98c
  5. #a6c574
  6. #ade255
  7. #b1ff1e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3d47b3
  2. #454dba
  3. #4d53c1
  4. #5559c8
  5. #5d5fcf
  6. #6465d6
  7. #6b6bdd

Tones

  1. #5559c8
  2. #6462bf
  3. #706bb5
  4. #7a74ac
  5. #827da3
  6. #898699
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#5559c8 to white

  1. #5559c8
  2. #7772d2
  3. #958ddb
  4. #b0a8e5
  5. #cbc4ee
  6. #e5e1f6
  7. #ffffff

#5559c8 to black

  1. #5559c8
  2. #484aa4
  3. #3c3c81
  4. #2f2e5f
  5. #232140
  6. #161423
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 20 280 / Lavendel 125
      #6058cc
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2726 C
      #485cc7
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 2125 XGC
      #575bb8
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R70B
      #5755bc
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  4. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85304, MS-4
      #3b5acf
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  5. Crayola

    1. Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 12.8%

#5559c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5559c8 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #5559c8">…</p>

#5559c8 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #5559c8">…</p>

#5559c8 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5559c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5593544
Binary
01010101, 01011001, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#5559c8
LRV
≈ 13.2%
Closest short hex
#55c ΔE = 1.567
RGB
rgb(85, 89, 200)
RGBA
rgba(85, 89, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.238, b: 0.535
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.348%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11183672 / 0xff5559c8
HSL
hsl(238, 51%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 51%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.913), saturation: 57% (0.575), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 237.913, saturation: 57.500%, perceived brightness: 41.816%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.105, S: 67.820, L: 43.130
Cubehelix
H: -124.731, S: 0.837, L: 0.392
TSL
T: -2.868, S: 0.191, L: 0.394
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.575), magenta: 56% (0.555), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 17.741, Y: 13.245, Z: 56.254
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.152, Y: 13.245
CIELab
L: 43.130, a: 30.876, b: -58.534
CIELuv
L: 43.130, u: -7.629, v: -89.069
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.130, C: 66.178, H: 297.811
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.130, C: 89.395, H: 265.105
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.394, a: 23.324, b: -66.170
CIECAM02
J: 32.436, C: 60.559, h: 270.519, Q: 112.208, M: 52.958, s: 68.700, H: 316.710
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.538, jaune: -10.605, green: -0.139
LMS
L: 9.555, M: 10.344, S: 55.554
YCbCr
Y: 102.301, Cb: 177.321, Cr: 118.363
YCgCo
Y: 115.750, Cg: -26.750, Co: -7.500
YDbDr
Y: 100.458, Db: 149.763, Dr: 29.419
YPbPr
Y: 96.140, Pb: 55.960, Pr: -7.106
xvYCC
Y: 98.567, Cb: 177.157, Cr: 121.758
YIQ
Y: 100.458, I: -38.043, Q: 33.690
YUV
Y: 100.458, U: 48.985, V: -13.561
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.263
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 2.920

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