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#555a9c Hex Color Code

#555a9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #555a9c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #555a9c is comprised of 33.33% red, 35.29% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #555a9c has a hue of 236° (degrees), 29% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.53 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#555a9c linear gradient to complementary #9fb938

  1. #555a9c
  2. #69698f
  3. #797881
  4. #858872
  5. #8f9862
  6. #98a850
  7. #9fb938

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #424989
  2. #494f8f
  3. #4f5496
  4. #555a9c
  5. #5b60a2
  6. #6165a9
  7. #686baf

Tones

  1. #555a9c
  2. #5d5f96
  3. #646491
  4. #6a698b
  5. #706e85
  6. #74747f
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#555a9c to white

  1. #555a9c
  2. #7273ac
  3. #8e8dbd
  4. #aaa9cd
  5. #c6c5de
  6. #e2e1ee
  7. #ffffff

#555a9c to black

  1. #555a9c
  2. #474b80
  3. #3a3c65
  4. #2d2e4c
  5. #212134
  6. #15141d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Riviera Rain / D15
      #595893
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Monaco Tide / D11
      #4a5e9d
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 11 260 / Lazur 80
      #4c5ca0
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ 2211
      #605c9c
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Aurora Morn
      #565491
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 U
      #5e599b
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. 7669 C
      #615e9b
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-7 Pristine Iris
      #5f5d9b
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6326
      #595693
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 6332
      #475a9e
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Fragrant Flower B7-D1-4
      #5c5ca4
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  11. Beckers

    1. ★ Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 4239 Purple Parade 87BB 14/430
      #4c5ea1
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. CF10451
      #485b9b
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petulant Pat / KM3072-5
      #565391
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. Pluie pourpre
      #59578d
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 11.9%

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#555a9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#555a9c foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #555a9c">…</p>

#555a9c background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #555a9c">…</p>

#555a9c shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #555a9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5593756
Binary
01010101, 01011010, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#555a9c
LRV
≈ 11.6%
Closest short hex
#559 ΔE = 1.947
RGB
rgb(85, 90, 156)
RGBA
rgba(85, 90, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.272, b: 0.471
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.352%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11183460 / 0xff555a9c
HSL
hsl(236, 29%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 29%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.775), saturation: 46% (0.455), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 235.775, saturation: 45.513%, perceived brightness: 38.602%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.880, S: 41.099, L: 40.643
Cubehelix
H: -126.521, S: 0.514, L: 0.376
TSL
T: -2.780, S: 0.132, L: 0.377
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.455), magenta: 42% (0.423), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 13.401, Y: 11.643, Z: 32.987
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.201, Y: 11.643
CIELab
L: 40.643, a: 16.087, b: -36.665
CIELuv
L: 40.643, u: -5.848, v: -54.544
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.643, C: 40.039, H: 293.690
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.643, C: 54.857, H: 263.880
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.122, a: 10.392, b: -33.432
CIECAM02
J: 30.470, C: 42.098, h: 271.473, Q: 108.754, M: 36.814, s: 58.182, H: 317.235
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.373, jaune: -6.554, green: -0.206
LMS
L: 9.465, M: 10.536, S: 32.638
YCbCr
Y: 98.493, Cb: 157.714, Cr: 121.119
YCgCo
Y: 105.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 96.029, Db: 90.228, Dr: 20.987
YPbPr
Y: 93.687, Pb: 33.575, Pr: -5.536
xvYCC
Y: 96.461, Cb: 157.493, Cr: 123.137
YIQ
Y: 96.029, I: -24.182, Q: 19.478
YUV
Y: 96.029, U: 29.513, V: -9.676
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.627
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 4.851

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