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#5566aa / #56a Hex Color Code

#5566aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5566aa / #56a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5566aa is comprised of 33.33% red, 40% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #5566aa has a hue of 228° (degrees), 33% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.43 nm.

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#5566aa linear gradient to complementary #b4bf40

  1. #5566aa / #56a
  2. #6e749b
  3. #81828c
  4. #91917c
  5. #9ea06b
  6. #aaaf58
  7. #b4bf40

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #405395
  2. #47599c
  3. #4e60a3
  4. #5566aa / #56a
  5. #5c6cb1
  6. #6373b8
  7. #6a79bf

Tones

  1. #5566aa / #56a
  2. #5f6aa3
  3. #676e9c
  4. #6e7395
  5. #75778e
  6. #7b7c87
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#5566aa to white

  1. #5566aa / #56a
  2. #737db8
  3. #9096c6
  4. #abafd4
  5. #c7c9e3
  6. #e3e4f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5566aa to black

  1. #5566aa / #56a
  2. #48558b
  3. #3b446e
  4. #2e3452
  5. #212437
  6. #15161f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2726 CP
      #5166ab
      ΔE = 0.634 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. P 104-7 U
      #5b6595
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 0.914 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  8. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ Electrify T13-9
      #5565a1
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Wizard's Potion P550-6
      #5c6099
      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 60 11 260 / Lazur 80
      #4c5ca0
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  12. Nerolac

    1. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  13. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  14. Plascon

    1. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Dusky Mood B5-C1-4
      #3c60ac
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  16. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 3.030 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 3.114 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  20. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 3.400 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10444
      #3f63a8
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  22. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c4
      #50619a
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 3.843 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 3.488 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  25. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.617 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.617 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  29. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  30. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 4.226 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  31. Focoltone

    1. 3404
      #405faa
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  32. Dulux Australia

    1. Monaco Tide / D11
      #4a5e9d
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 3.854 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 3.920 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  35. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  37. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  39. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  40. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  41. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. W0.30.40
      #6d66a2
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  42. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  43. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  44. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  45. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  46. Chrysler

    1. Star Sapphire
      #3962a5
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  47. Ford

    1. Medium Lapis
      #3367bd
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  48. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 4.699 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  49. Benjamin Moore

    1. Mosaic / CC-874
      #3963a4
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  50. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  52. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  53. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  54. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  55. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  56. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  57. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  58. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

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#5566aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5566aa foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #56a">…</p>

#5566aa background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #56a">…</p>

#5566aa shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596842
Binary
01010101, 01100110, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#5566aa / #56a
LRV
≈ 14.3%
RGB
rgb(85, 102, 170)
RGBA
rgba(85, 102, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.238, g: 0.286, b: 0.476
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 38.889%, blue: 66.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180374 / 0xff5566aa
HSL
hsl(228, 33%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 33%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 42.167%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.745, S: 50.226, L: 44.710
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.555, L: 0.409
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.143, L: 0.410
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 15.751, Y: 14.335, Z: 39.959
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.205, Y: 14.335
CIELab
L: 44.710, a: 12.957, b: -38.519
CIELuv
L: 44.710, u: -10.559, v: -58.359
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.710, C: 40.639, H: 288.592
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.710, C: 59.307, H: 259.745
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.862, a: 8.000, b: -36.071
CIECAM02
J: 33.988, C: 44.523, h: 264.833, Q: 114.861, M: 38.935, s: 58.222, H: 313.634
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.360, jaune: -6.834, green: 0.508
LMS
L: 11.211, M: 13.496, S: 39.538
YCbCr
Y: 105.913, Cb: 160.368, Cr: 115.709
YCoCg
Y: 114.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 104.669, Db: 98.294, Dr: 37.417
YPbPr
Y: 103.275, Pb: 35.955, Pr: -11.628
xvYCC
Y: 104.695, Cb: 159.584, Cr: 117.786
YIQ
Y: 104.669, I: -31.973, Q: 17.562
YUV
Y: 104.669, U: 32.150, V: -17.256
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 1.820
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.004

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