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#556496 Hex Color Code

#556496 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556496 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556496 is comprised of 33.33% red, 39.22% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #556496 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 28% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.64 nm.

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#556496 linear gradient to complementary #9d9c4e

  1. #556496
  2. #666d8b
  3. #747680
  4. #807f75
  5. #8b8869
  6. #94925c
  7. #9d9c4e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #425282
  2. #485889
  3. #4f5e8f
  4. #556496
  5. #5b6a9d
  6. #6270a3
  7. #6877aa

Tones

  1. #556496
  2. #5c6791
  3. #626a8b
  4. #686d86
  5. #6d7081
  6. #72737b
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#556496 to white

  1. #556496
  2. #717ca7
  3. #8d95b8
  4. #a9aeca
  5. #c5c8db
  6. #e2e3ed
  7. #ffffff

#556496 to black

  1. #556496
  2. #47537b
  3. #3a4362
  4. #2d3349
  5. #212432
  6. #14161c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 0.463 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-6 C
      #536395
      ΔE = 0.508 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 2118 UP
      #5f6393
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Bottle Blue
      #486097
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6372
      #53669d
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 6419
      #51618c
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 37-a5
      #496095
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  15. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  16. Dulux

    1. Marble Swirl 1
      #58618a
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  17. Plascon

    1. Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Ultramarine 72BB 14/327
      #466096
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  21. Resene

    1. Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  22. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  23. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 12.9%

#556496 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556496 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #556496">…</p>

#556496 background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #556496">…</p>

#556496 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556496">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596310
Binary
01010101, 01100100, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#556496
LRV
≈ 13.2%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 0.823
RGB
rgb(85, 100, 150)
RGBA
rgba(85, 100, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.299, b: 0.448
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.381%, blue: 0.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180906 / 0xff556496
HSL
hsl(226, 28%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 28%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.154), saturation: 43% (0.433), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 226.154, saturation: 43.333%, perceived brightness: 40.366%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.887, S: 42.686, L: 43.133
Cubehelix
H: -135.536, S: 0.423, L: 0.396
TSL
T: -2.365, S: 0.117, L: 0.397
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.433), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 61% (0.608), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 13.807, Y: 13.247, Z: 30.678
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.229, Y: 13.247
CIELab
L: 43.133, a: 7.955, b: -29.161
CIELuv
L: 43.133, u: -9.250, v: -43.096
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.133, C: 30.227, H: 285.258
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.133, C: 44.078, H: 257.887
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.396, a: 4.020, b: -24.497
CIECAM02
J: 32.643, C: 35.730, h: 263.610, Q: 112.566, M: 31.245, s: 52.685, H: 312.983
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.293, jaune: -5.139, green: 0.490
LMS
L: 10.826, M: 12.959, S: 30.390
YCbCr
Y: 102.945, Cb: 152.170, Cr: 117.865
YCgCo
Y: 108.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 101.215, Db: 73.400, Dr: 30.845
YPbPr
Y: 100.405, Pb: 26.725, Pr: -9.800
xvYCC
Y: 102.230, Cb: 151.476, Cr: 119.391
YIQ
Y: 101.215, I: -24.999, Q: 12.385
YUV
Y: 101.215, U: 24.008, V: -14.225
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 1.140
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.959

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