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#555a6e Hex Color Code

#555a6e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #555a6e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #555a6e is comprised of 33.33% red, 35.29% green and 43.14% blue. In the HSL color space #555a6e has a hue of 228° (degrees), 13% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.79 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#555a6e linear gradient to complementary #6f6c54

  1. #555a6e
  2. #5a5d6a
  3. #5f6066
  4. #636361
  5. #67665d
  6. #6b6959
  7. #6f6c54

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #454a5d
  2. #4a4f63
  3. #505568
  4. #555a6e
  5. #5a5f74
  6. #606579
  7. #656a7f

Tints and Shades

#555a6e to white

  1. #555a6e
  2. #6f7385
  3. #8a8d9c
  4. #a6a9b4
  5. #c3c5cc
  6. #e1e1e5
  7. #ffffff

#555a6e to black

  1. #555a6e
  2. #474b5b
  3. #393c49
  4. #2c2e37
  5. #202127
  6. #141417
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Royal Navy / 50BB 10/112
      #52586d
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. In The Navy / 50BB 10/147
      #4f5972
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 4434
      #545c70
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 55 2 246 / Venato 25
      #586074
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 620F-6 Purple Orchid
      #595b6e
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 640F-6 Enchanted Evening
      #5e5e73
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Night's Edge 70BB 12/116
      #52596b
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ Blue Heron 50BB 13/104
      #545d6e
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Titan Gray
      #52576c
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6460
      #545b72
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. ★ 6221
      #4f5a72
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-38-5 Barramundi
      #52596a
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 5-40-5 Hazy Purple
      #5c5a6c
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Hammerhead B48-023-268
      #515769
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Outerspace
      #555b6b
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  10. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-73 Beethoven
      #51596a
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6020-R60B
      #555870
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6020-R70B
      #505c74
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  12. Little Greene

    1. ★ Juniper Ash
      #525969
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  13. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Violet (960)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  14. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Hormagaunt Purple
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  15. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Nightshade Purple (9022)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  16. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Heavy Violet (142)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Odyssey Blue / T12 41.H11
      #575b6a
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ Odyssey Blue / P229-N7
      #575b6a
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  19. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Calypso / RLVM288
      #545e71
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2378 U
      #575f72
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 2376 C
      #4e5b73
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  21. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0627
      #4f5b6f
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Into the Stratosphere / 0627
      #4f5b6f
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mystified
      #4e5a71
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Night Sky
      #4e5b6d
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  24. Levis

    1. Full Sky
      #595968
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Shady Purple B60
      #585568
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  25. Dulux

    1. 10RB 10/116
      #5a5869
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 50BB 10/112
      #505a6a
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  26. Mylands of London

    1. Slate
      #545a68
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Thunder Gray
      #545a68
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5d6071
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  28. Sto

    1. 34340
      #52556d
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. 34341
      #595a67
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  29. Brillux

    1. 57.09.27
      #4e5770
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  30. Dulux Australia

    1. Harbourmaster / A395
      #4e546b
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  31. Fired Earth

    1. Opera Cape
      #5e5b6d
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Deep Meditation / NP N 1960 D
      #595b68
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  33. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-38-5 Barramundi
      #556072
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Kensington Blue / 840
      #4c5b72
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 10.2%

#555a6e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#555a6e foreground

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="color: #555a6e">…</p>

#555a6e background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #555a6e">…</p>

#555a6e shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #555a6e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5593710
Binary
01010101, 01011010, 01101110
Hexadecimal
#555a6e
LRV
≈ 10.4%
Closest short hex
#556 ΔE = 2.632
RGB
rgb(85, 90, 110)
RGBA
rgba(85, 90, 110, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.298, g: 0.316, b: 0.386
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.350%, blue: 0.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11183506 / 0xff555a6e
HSL
hsl(228, 13%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 13%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 23% (0.227), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 22.727%, perceived brightness: 35.715%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.658, S: 18.577, L: 38.497
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.172, L: 0.356
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.053, L: 0.356
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.227), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 57% (0.569)
XYZ
X: 10.216, Y: 10.369, Z: 16.212
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.282, Y: 10.369
CIELab
L: 38.497, a: 2.831, b: -12.044
CIELuv
L: 38.497, u: -3.618, v: -16.536
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.497, C: 12.372, H: 283.227
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.497, C: 16.928, H: 257.658
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.201, a: 0.279, b: -7.309
CIECAM02
J: 28.749, C: 17.039, h: 265.567, Q: 105.639, M: 14.900, s: 37.556, H: 314.026
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.175, jaune: -2.133, green: 0.177
LMS
L: 9.308, M: 10.512, S: 16.115
YCbCr
Y: 93.985, Cb: 137.520, Cr: 124.385
YCgCo
Y: 93.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 90.785, Db: 28.910, Dr: 11.005
YPbPr
Y: 90.375, Pb: 10.575, Pr: -3.420
xvYCC
Y: 93.616, Cb: 137.289, Cr: 124.996
YIQ
Y: 90.785, I: -9.404, Q: 5.165
YUV
Y: 90.785, U: 9.457, V: -5.075
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/2 ΔE = 3.822
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 7.428

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