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#556591 Hex Color Code

#556591 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556591 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556591 is comprised of 33.33% red, 39.61% green and 56.86% blue. In the HSL color space #556591 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 26% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.81 nm.

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#556591 linear gradient to complementary #959151

  1. #556591
  2. #646c87
  3. #70737d
  4. #7b7a73
  5. #858268
  6. #8d895d
  7. #959151

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #42537d
  2. #485984
  3. #4f5f8a
  4. #556591
  5. #5b6b98
  6. #62719e
  7. #6878a5

Tones

  1. #556591
  2. #5b678c
  3. #616a87
  4. #666c82
  5. #6b6e7d
  6. #6f7178
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#556591 to white

  1. #556591
  2. #717da3
  3. #8d95b5
  4. #a9afc7
  5. #c5c9d9
  6. #e2e4ec
  7. #ffffff

#556591 to black

  1. #556591
  2. #475477
  3. #3a435f
  4. #2d3347
  5. #202431
  6. #14161c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Indigo
      #566491
      ΔE = 0.659 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b6
      #536692
      ΔE = 0.690 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 1.031 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. ★ V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ Jasper B53-058-263
      #4e6590
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 57.12.24
      #57688b
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7686 U
      #556995
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. P 107-5 U
      #56688d
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6419
      #51618c
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Gaspe / CL 2386A
      #57678c
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ Marble Swirl 1
      #58618a
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  15. Ford

    1. ★ Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #5c678c
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 3-38-5 Celestial Violet
      #56688d
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5030-R70B
      #58668a
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  21. Chrysler

    1. Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 14.2%

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#556591 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556591 foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #556591">…</p>

#556591 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #556591">…</p>

#556591 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556591">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596561
Binary
01010101, 01100101, 10010001
Hexadecimal
#556591
LRV
≈ 13.3%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 1.921
RGB
rgb(85, 101, 145)
RGBA
rgba(85, 101, 145, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.305, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.383%, blue: 0.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180655 / 0xff556591
HSL
hsl(224, 26%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 26%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.000), saturation: 41% (0.414), value: 57% (0.569)
HSP
hue: 224.000, saturation: 41.379%, perceived brightness: 40.270%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.055, S: 41.554, L: 43.186
Cubehelix
H: -137.768, S: 0.384, L: 0.396
TSL
T: -2.272, S: 0.109, L: 0.397
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.414), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 43% (0.431)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.604), yellow: 43% (0.431)
XYZ
X: 13.509, Y: 13.282, Z: 28.634
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.240, Y: 13.282
CIELab
L: 43.186, a: 5.826, b: -26.092
CIELuv
L: 43.186, u: -9.488, v: -38.211
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.186, C: 26.735, H: 282.587
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.186, C: 39.371, H: 256.055
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.445, a: 2.387, b: -21.072
CIECAM02
J: 32.700, C: 32.874, h: 261.527, Q: 112.664, M: 28.748, s: 50.514, H: 311.884
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.268, jaune: -4.581, green: 0.599
LMS
L: 10.955, M: 13.216, S: 28.380
YCbCr
Y: 102.959, Cb: 149.684, Cr: 117.852
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 101.232, Db: 65.852, Dr: 30.876
YPbPr
Y: 100.760, Pb: 23.840, Pr: -10.024
xvYCC
Y: 102.535, Cb: 148.942, Cr: 119.195
YIQ
Y: 101.232, I: -23.667, Q: 10.307
YUV
Y: 101.232, U: 21.539, V: -14.240
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 1.583
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.166

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