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#555aed Hex Color Code

#555aed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #555aed is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #555aed is comprised of 33.33% red, 35.29% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #555aed has a hue of 238° (degrees), 81% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.12 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#555aed linear gradient to complementary #9cff43

  1. #555aed
  2. #7875d6
  3. #8d90bf
  4. #99aca7
  5. #9fc78c
  6. #a0e36d
  7. #9cff43

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3647d6
  2. #414ddd
  3. #4b54e5
  4. #555aed
  5. #5e61f5
  6. #6767fd
  7. #706eff

Tones

  1. #555aed
  2. #6b66e1
  3. #7b71d4
  4. #887dc8
  5. #9289bb
  6. #9a95ae
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#555aed to white

  1. #555aed
  2. #7c74f1
  3. #9b8ef5
  4. #b6a9f8
  5. #d0c5fb
  6. #e8e2fd
  7. #ffffff

#555aed to black

  1. #555aed
  2. #494bc1
  3. #3e3d97
  4. #312f6f
  5. #25214a
  6. #171427
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Caparol

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      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

#555aed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#555aed foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

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

#555aed 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: #555aed">…</p>

#555aed shadow

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

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #555aed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5593837
Binary
01010101, 01011010, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#555aed
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#55e ΔE = 1.455
RGB
rgb(85, 90, 237)
RGBA
rgba(85, 90, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.206, g: 0.218, b: 0.575
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.352%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11183379 / 0xff555aed
HSL
hsl(238, 81%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 81%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.026), saturation: 64% (0.641), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 238.026, saturation: 64.135%, perceived brightness: 45.257%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.252, S: 89.287, L: 46.118
Cubehelix
H: -124.639, S: 1.091, L: 0.410
TSL
T: -2.872, S: 0.230, L: 0.413
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.641), magenta: 62% (0.620), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 22.684, Y: 15.356, Z: 81.873
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.128, Y: 15.356
CIELab
L: 46.118, a: 42.391, b: -74.768
CIELuv
L: 46.118, u: -9.520, v: -114.616
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.118, C: 85.949, H: 299.552
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.118, C: 115.011, H: 265.252
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.187, a: 34.749, b: -96.444
CIECAM02
J: 34.888, C: 72.930, h: 268.667, Q: 116.371, M: 63.777, s: 74.030, H: 315.698
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.639, jaune: -13.636, green: 0.303
LMS
L: 9.923, M: 10.606, S: 80.791
YCbCr
Y: 106.431, Cb: 193.273, Cr: 115.368
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -35.500, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 105.263, Db: 198.201, Dr: 38.564
YPbPr
Y: 99.519, Pb: 74.075, Pr: -9.262
xvYCC
Y: 101.469, Cb: 193.070, Cr: 119.864
YIQ
Y: 105.263, I: -50.204, Q: 44.680
YUV
Y: 105.263, U: 64.829, V: -17.776
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 12.993
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 7.772

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