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#556699 / #569 Hex Color Code

#556699 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556699 / #569 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556699 is comprised of 33.33% red, 40% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #556699 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 29% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.11 nm.

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#556699 linear gradient to complementary #a09d4e

  1. #556699 / #569
  2. #676f8e
  3. #767782
  4. #828076
  5. #8d8a6a
  6. #97935d
  7. #a09d4e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #415485
  2. #485a8c
  3. #4e6092
  4. #556699 / #569
  5. #5c6ca0
  6. #6273a7
  7. #6979ae

Tones

  1. #556699 / #569
  2. #5c6993
  3. #636b8e
  4. #696e88
  5. #6e7182
  6. #73747d
  7. #777777 / #777

Tints and Shades

#556699 to white

  1. #556699 / #569
  2. #727eaa
  3. #8e96ba
  4. #aaafcb
  5. #c6c9dc
  6. #e2e4ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#556699 to black

  1. #556699 / #569
  2. #47557e
  3. #3a4464
  4. #2d344a
  5. #212433
  6. #14161d
  7. #000000 / #000

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  2. Valspar Paint

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      ΔE = 0.700 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Regal Blue Met. / 22009
      #56699b
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
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      ΔE = 3.083 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 6135
      #3c66a1
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Blue
      #39679a
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 3.181 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. U5.24.33
      #57688a
      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 73BB 16/259
      #546894
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 86BB 15/237
      #5a638d
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  13. Resene

    1. Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Jasper B53-058-263
      #4e6590
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  18. ECOS Paints

    1. Fresh Take (1278)
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  20. Glidden

    1. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Deep Sapphire Blue / 47BB 14/349
      #3863a1
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  21. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  22. Caparol

    1. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 2320
      #606c90
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  23. Plascon

    1. Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 3.042 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Rocky Ridge B5-E1-4
      #4c5c88
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  24. Nerolac

    1. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 3.101 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 3.625 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 4.221 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  28. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Bewitched / B722
      #5c6081
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  29. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  30. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  31. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Classic Navy / 38D-5
      #466091
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Royal Wedding / 40D-4
      #5b5b8e
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  33. Chrysler

    1. Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 3.628 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  34. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  35. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 3.749 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  37. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  38. California Paints

    1. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  39. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  40. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 3.842 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  42. Bristol

    1. Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  44. Earthpaint

    1. 3-38-5 Celestial Violet
      #56688d
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  45. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  46. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  47. Marston & Langinger

    1. Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  48. Tollens

    1. T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  49. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  50. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  51. GM / General Motors

    1. Normandy Blue
      #5a6d93
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  52. Devoe Paint

    1. Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Contentment
      #5c6889
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  53. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  54. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  55. Scib Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  56. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  57. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2110 CP
      #656c91
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 7673 CP
      #655f8d
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  58. Sto

    1. 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  59. RAL

    1. RAL 280 40 30
      #445e8d
      ΔE = 4.549 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. RAL 280 40 25
      #4c5e87
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  60. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  61. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825 / CC-860
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  62. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Shaded Climatus 28-14
      #586585
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  63. Olympic

    1. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  64. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  65. Duron

    1. Mesmerize
      #606384
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  66. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  67. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  68. Graham & Brown

    1. Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  69. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  70. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A60
      #4e6185
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  71. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  72. Ressource Peintures

    1. Palais Royal / RD05
      #536b8f
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Pale Nankin Blue / HC29
      #375f9d
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  73. Pascol

    1. Blue Jays PZ5020
      #596081
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  74. Volkswagen

    1. Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

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#556699 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556699 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #569">…</p>

#556699 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #569">…</p>

#556699 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #569">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596825
Binary
01010101, 01100110, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#556699 / #569
LRV
≈ 13.7%
RGB
rgb(85, 102, 153)
RGBA
rgba(85, 102, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.250, g: 0.300, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 38.667%, blue: 60.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180391 / 0xff556699
HSL
hsl(225, 29%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 29%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 44% (0.444), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 44.444%, perceived brightness: 41.010%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.149, S: 44.824, L: 43.848
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.436, L: 0.402
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.120, L: 0.403
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.444), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 14.246, Y: 13.733, Z: 32.031
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.229, Y: 13.733
CIELab
L: 43.848, a: 7.629, b: -29.829
CIELuv
L: 43.848, u: -10.093, v: -44.243
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.848, C: 30.789, H: 284.347
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.848, C: 45.380, H: 257.149
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.058, a: 3.766, b: -25.306
CIECAM02
J: 33.267, C: 36.544, h: 262.437, Q: 113.636, M: 31.957, s: 53.030, H: 312.363
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.295, jaune: -5.251, green: 0.601
LMS
L: 11.137, M: 13.484, S: 31.729
YCbCr
Y: 104.247, Cb: 152.905, Cr: 116.916
YCoCg
Y: 110.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 4.250
YDbDr
Y: 102.731, Db: 75.633, Dr: 33.728
YPbPr
Y: 102.051, Pb: 27.455, Pr: -10.846
xvYCC
Y: 103.644, Cb: 152.117, Cr: 118.473
YIQ
Y: 102.731, I: -26.512, Q: 12.273
YUV
Y: 102.731, U: 24.738, V: -15.556
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 0.780
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.771

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