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#555f8b Hex Color Code

#555f8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #555f8b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #555f8b is comprised of 33.33% red, 37.25% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #555f8b has a hue of 229° (degrees), 24% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.63 nm.

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#555f8b linear gradient to complementary #90914f

  1. #555f8b
  2. #636782
  3. #6e6f79
  4. #78776f
  5. #818065
  6. #89885a
  7. #90914f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #434e78
  2. #49547f
  3. #4f5985
  4. #555f8b
  5. #5b6591
  6. #616b98
  7. #67719e

Tones

  1. #555f8b
  2. #5b6287
  3. #606582
  4. #64677e
  5. #686a79
  6. #6c6d75
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#555f8b to white

  1. #555f8b
  2. #71789e
  3. #8c91b1
  4. #a8abc4
  5. #c5c7d7
  6. #e2e2eb
  7. #ffffff

#555f8b to black

  1. #555f8b
  2. #474f72
  3. #3a3f5b
  4. #2d3144
  5. #20222f
  6. #14151b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 280 UP
      #545e89
      ΔE = 0.524 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ P 105-6 U
      #5b6288
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4242 Marble Swirl 90BB 14/242
      #555e85
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6419
      #51618c
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 6180
      #485e8a
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  6. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. ★ S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cleopatra / T12 37.H4
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Roman Violet / P104-C7
      #4f5a84
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Indigo
      #566491
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Karmic Grape
      #5b5f82
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Rocky Ridge B5-E1-4
      #4c5c88
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Ocean Frigot B6-E1-4
      #505884
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b7
      #4c5e88
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  15. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  16. Graham & Brown

    1. Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #4e5986
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  18. Brillux

    1. 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  19. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  20. Dulux

    1. 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5030-R60B
      #5d5f82
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  24. General Paint

    1. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 13.1%

#555f8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#555f8b foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #555f8b">…</p>

#555f8b background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #555f8b">…</p>

#555f8b shadow

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

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #555f8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5595019
Binary
01010101, 01011111, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#555f8b
LRV
≈ 12.0%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 3.272
RGB
rgb(85, 95, 139)
RGBA
rgba(85, 95, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.298, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.366%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11182197 / 0xff555f8b
HSL
hsl(229, 24%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 24%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.889), saturation: 39% (0.388), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 228.889, saturation: 38.849%, perceived brightness: 38.544%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.445, S: 35.449, L: 41.183
Cubehelix
H: -132.813, S: 0.365, L: 0.380
TSL
T: -2.484, S: 0.102, L: 0.380
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 32% (0.317), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 63% (0.627), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 12.497, Y: 11.979, Z: 26.075
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.237, Y: 11.979
CIELab
L: 41.183, a: 7.772, b: -25.607
CIELuv
L: 41.183, u: -6.947, v: -37.281
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.183, C: 26.761, H: 286.884
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.183, C: 37.922, H: 259.445
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.611, a: 3.883, b: -20.439
CIECAM02
J: 30.975, C: 31.861, h: 266.425, Q: 109.651, M: 27.862, s: 50.408, H: 314.486
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.275, jaune: -4.520, green: 0.232
LMS
L: 10.070, M: 11.701, S: 25.842
YCbCr
Y: 99.347, Cb: 148.796, Cr: 120.486
YCgCo
Y: 103.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 7.750
YDbDr
Y: 97.026, Db: 63.152, Dr: 22.878
YPbPr
Y: 96.038, Pb: 23.150, Pr: -7.024
xvYCC
Y: 98.480, Cb: 148.336, Cr: 121.830
YIQ
Y: 97.026, I: -20.093, Q: 11.575
YUV
Y: 97.026, U: 20.656, V: -10.550
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.158
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 5.329

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