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#556697 Hex Color Code

#556697 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556697 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556697 is comprised of 33.33% red, 40% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #556697 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 28% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.38 nm.

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#556697 linear gradient to complementary #9c9950

  1. #556697
  2. #666e8c
  3. #747681
  4. #807f76
  5. #8a876a
  6. #93905e
  7. #9c9950

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #415483
  2. #485a8a
  3. #4e6090
  4. #556697
  5. #5c6c9e
  6. #6273a5
  7. #6979ab

Tones

  1. #556697
  2. #5c6992
  3. #626b8c
  4. #686e87
  5. #6d7181
  6. #72737c
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#556697 to white

  1. #556697
  2. #717ea8
  3. #8d96b9
  4. #a9afca
  5. #c6c9dc
  6. #e2e4ed
  7. #ffffff

#556697 to black

  1. #556697
  2. #47557c
  3. #3a4462
  4. #2d344a
  5. #212432
  6. #14161c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Reflex Blue UP
      #566698
      ΔE = 0.411 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. P 104-14 U
      #606a94
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 0.505 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 57.18.24
      #44669b
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 0.967 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6372
      #53669d
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  8. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b6
      #536692
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 36-c3
      #5567a2
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Jasper B53-058-263
      #4e6590
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  17. Glidden

    1. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  18. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 3
      #526c9d
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  19. Duron

    1. Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

#556697 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556697 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #556697">…</p>

#556697 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #556697">…</p>

#556697 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556697">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596823
Binary
01010101, 01100110, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#556697
LRV
≈ 13.7%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 0.547
RGB
rgb(85, 102, 151)
RGBA
rgba(85, 102, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.302, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.386%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180393 / 0xff556697
HSL
hsl(225, 28%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 28%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.545), saturation: 44% (0.437), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 224.545, saturation: 43.709%, perceived brightness: 40.880%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.729, S: 44.164, L: 43.752
Cubehelix
H: -137.195, S: 0.422, L: 0.401
TSL
T: -2.295, S: 0.118, L: 0.402
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.437), magenta: 32% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 14.082, Y: 13.668, Z: 31.168
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.232, Y: 13.668
CIELab
L: 43.752, a: 7.018, b: -28.788
CIELuv
L: 43.752, u: -10.039, v: -42.565
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.752, C: 29.631, H: 283.701
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.752, C: 43.733, H: 256.729
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.970, a: 3.294, b: -24.107
CIECAM02
J: 33.187, C: 35.559, h: 262.014, Q: 113.500, M: 31.095, s: 52.342, H: 312.140
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -5.063, green: 0.616
LMS
L: 11.129, M: 13.483, S: 30.879
YCbCr
Y: 104.051, Cb: 152.027, Cr: 117.058
YCgCo
Y: 110.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 102.503, Db: 72.967, Dr: 33.294
YPbPr
Y: 101.907, Pb: 26.455, Pr: -10.754
xvYCC
Y: 103.520, Cb: 151.239, Cr: 118.553
YIQ
Y: 102.503, I: -25.869, Q: 11.651
YUV
Y: 102.503, U: 23.866, V: -15.355
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 0.578
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.158

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