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#555b8e Hex Color Code

#555b8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #555b8e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #555b8e is comprised of 33.33% red, 35.69% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #555b8e has a hue of 234° (degrees), 25% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.87 nm.

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#555b8e linear gradient to complementary #909b48

  1. #555b8e
  2. #636584
  3. #6f6f79
  4. #797a6e
  5. #828563
  6. #899056
  7. #909b48

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #434a7c
  2. #495082
  3. #4f5588
  4. #555b8e
  5. #5b6194
  6. #61669a
  7. #676ca1

Tones

  1. #555b8e
  2. #5b5f89
  3. #606385
  4. #656680
  5. #6a6a7c
  6. #6e6e77
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#555b8e to white

  1. #555b8e
  2. #7174a0
  3. #8d8eb3
  4. #a9a9c5
  5. #c5c5d8
  6. #e2e2ec
  7. #ffffff

#555b8e to black

  1. #555b8e
  2. #474c75
  3. #3a3d5d
  4. #2d2f46
  5. #202130
  6. #14141b
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #4a5792
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 0.963 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  4. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-620 Wizard
      #52588b
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. 610B-7 Breathtaking
      #4a588a
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cleopatra / T12 37.H4
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  7. Bristol

    1. ★ Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Royal Wedding / 40D-4
      #5b5b8e
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Viola
      #5b5c8a
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mozarts / NP AC 2096 A
      #555787
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. ★ Deep Trance / NP PB 1477 A
      #4f568c
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 271
      #4e5587
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c5
      #4b5b91
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3591 U
      #515785
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 2747 UP
      #505c87
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Pluie pourpre
      #59578d
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #4e5986
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  20. Plascon

    1. Ocean Frigot B6-E1-4
      #505884
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Tollard Royal
      #565585
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6374
      #55558c
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  23. Olympic

    1. Eggplant A44-6
      #555487
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Oriental Night 29-14
      #5c5687
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Clematis Vine 10RB 13/311
      #5a5588
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

#555b8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#555b8e foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #555b8e">…</p>

#555b8e background

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

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #555b8e">…</p>

#555b8e shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #555b8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5593998
Binary
01010101, 01011011, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#555b8e
LRV
≈ 11.4%
Closest short hex
#558 ΔE = 2.431
RGB
rgb(85, 91, 142)
RGBA
rgba(85, 91, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.286, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.355%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11183218 / 0xff555b8e
HSL
hsl(234, 25%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 25%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.684), saturation: 40% (0.401), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 233.684, saturation: 40.141%, perceived brightness: 37.859%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.557, S: 33.942, L: 40.190
Cubehelix
H: -128.346, S: 0.406, L: 0.372
TSL
T: -2.692, S: 0.109, L: 0.373
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.401), magenta: 36% (0.359), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 12.368, Y: 11.366, Z: 27.128
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.223, Y: 11.366
CIELab
L: 40.190, a: 11.175, b: -28.969
CIELuv
L: 40.190, u: -5.544, v: -42.433
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.190, C: 31.050, H: 291.095
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.190, C: 42.793, H: 262.557
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.713, a: 6.488, b: -24.109
CIECAM02
J: 30.122, C: 34.906, h: 270.494, Q: 108.132, M: 30.525, s: 53.131, H: 316.697
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.310, jaune: -5.146, green: -0.075
LMS
L: 9.541, M: 10.757, S: 26.869
YCbCr
Y: 97.625, Cb: 151.277, Cr: 121.745
YCgCo
Y: 102.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 95.020, Db: 70.683, Dr: 19.065
YPbPr
Y: 93.394, Pb: 26.190, Pr: -5.346
xvYCC
Y: 96.209, Cb: 151.006, Cr: 123.304
YIQ
Y: 95.020, I: -19.959, Q: 14.599
YUV
Y: 95.020, U: 23.120, V: -8.791
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.181
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 4.379

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