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#555b9a Hex Color Code

#555b9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #555b9a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #555b9a is comprised of 33.33% red, 35.69% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #555b9a has a hue of 235° (degrees), 29% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.08 nm.

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

#555b9a linear gradient to complementary #9db23d

  1. #555b9a
  2. #68698d
  3. #777780
  4. #838572
  5. #8d9463
  6. #96a352
  7. #9db23d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #424a87
  2. #49508d
  3. #4f5594
  4. #555b9a
  5. #5b61a0
  6. #6167a7
  7. #686cad

Tones

  1. #555b9a
  2. #5d6094
  3. #63648f
  4. #696989
  5. #6f6e84
  6. #74737e
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#555b9a to white

  1. #555b9a
  2. #7274ab
  3. #8e8ebb
  4. #aaa9cc
  5. #c6c5dd
  6. #e2e2ee
  7. #ffffff

#555b9a to black

  1. #555b9a
  2. #474c7f
  3. #3a3d64
  4. #2d2f4b
  5. #212133
  6. #15141d
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 11 260 / Lazur 80
      #4c5ca0
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 2211
      #605c9c
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Fragrant Flower B7-D1-4
      #5c5ca4
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Aurora Morn
      #565491
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-7 Pristine Iris
      #5f5d9b
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #5b5b8f
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Persian Plush / A398
      #575d93
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Colossus / A410
      #605c91
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4239 Purple Parade 87BB 14/430
      #4c5ea1
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6326
      #595693
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 6332
      #475a9e
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2370 U
      #5e599b
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. 7669 C
      #615e9b
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10451
      #485b9b
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  14. Resene

    1. Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. Pluie pourpre
      #59578d
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

#555b9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#555b9a foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #555b9a">…</p>

#555b9a background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #555b9a">…</p>

#555b9a shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #555b9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5594010
Binary
01010101, 01011011, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#555b9a
LRV
≈ 11.7%
Closest short hex
#559 ΔE = 2.501
RGB
rgb(85, 91, 154)
RGBA
rgba(85, 91, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.276, b: 0.467
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.355%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11183206 / 0xff555b9a
HSL
hsl(235, 29%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 29%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.783), saturation: 45% (0.448), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 234.783, saturation: 44.805%, perceived brightness: 38.672%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.344, S: 39.447, L: 40.809
Cubehelix
H: -127.378, S: 0.494, L: 0.377
TSL
T: -2.738, S: 0.128, L: 0.378
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.448), magenta: 41% (0.409), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 13.318, Y: 11.746, Z: 32.131
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.205, Y: 11.746
CIELab
L: 40.809, a: 14.833, b: -35.206
CIELuv
L: 40.809, u: -6.103, v: -52.299
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.809, C: 38.203, H: 292.847
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.809, C: 52.654, H: 263.344
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.272, a: 9.389, b: -31.595
CIECAM02
J: 30.618, C: 40.808, h: 270.838, Q: 109.018, M: 35.686, s: 57.213, H: 316.885
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.359, jaune: -6.282, green: -0.134
LMS
L: 9.588, M: 10.764, S: 31.797
YCbCr
Y: 98.801, Cb: 156.545, Cr: 120.893
YCgCo
Y: 105.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 4.000
YDbDr
Y: 96.388, Db: 86.679, Dr: 21.669
YPbPr
Y: 94.258, Pb: 32.190, Pr: -5.898
xvYCC
Y: 96.951, Cb: 156.277, Cr: 122.819
YIQ
Y: 96.388, I: -23.814, Q: 18.333
YUV
Y: 96.388, U: 28.352, V: -9.991
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.240
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 4.526

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