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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#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 / #fff

#556697 to black

  1. #556697
  2. #47557c
  3. #3a4462
  4. #2d344a
  5. #212432
  6. #14161c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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
      #57618b
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  12. Ford

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

    1. ★ Rock Star / G38-02
      #4d6797
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  14. 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%
  15. Porter Paints

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

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  17. Glidden

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

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

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

    1. Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  21. Colortrend

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

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

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#556697 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556697 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

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

#556697 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #556697">…</p>

#556697 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<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: 33.333%, yellow: 38.635%, blue: 59.216%
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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