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#5566bb / #56b Hex Color Code

#5566bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5566bb / #56b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5566bb is comprised of 33.33% red, 40% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #5566bb has a hue of 230° (degrees), 43% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.11 nm.

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#5566bb linear gradient to complementary #c4df31

  1. #5566bb
  2. #7579aa
  3. #8c8c98
  4. #9ea085
  5. #adb56f
  6. #b9ca56
  7. #c4df31

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e53a5
  2. #4659ac
  3. #4d60b4
  4. #5566bb
  5. #5d6dc2
  6. #6473ca
  7. #6c7ad1

Tones

  1. #5566bb
  2. #616bb3
  3. #6c71aa
  4. #7477a2
  5. #7c7c99
  6. #828291
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#5566bb to white

  1. #5566bb
  2. #757dc7
  3. #9296d2
  4. #aeafdd
  5. #c9c9e9
  6. #e4e4f4
  7. #ffffff

#5566bb to black

  1. #5566bb
  2. #485599
  3. #3b4479
  4. #2f3459
  5. #22243c
  6. #151621
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 U
      #5368c2
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2362
      #5064c4
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Silver Ingot B6-C1-4
      #5460b4
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6284
      #4d63b1
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

#5566bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5566bb foreground

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

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #56b">…</p>

#5566bb background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #56b">…</p>

#5566bb shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596859
Binary
01010101, 01100110, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#5566bb / #56b
LRV
≈ 15.0%
RGB
rgb(85, 102, 187)
RGBA
rgba(85, 102, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.273, b: 0.500
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.390%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180357 / 0xff5566bb
HSL
hsl(230, 43%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 43%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 55% (0.545), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 54.545%, perceived brightness: 43.411%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.298, S: 56.150, L: 45.663
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.674, L: 0.417
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.164, L: 0.418
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 17.464, Y: 15.021, Z: 48.983
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.184, Y: 15.021
CIELab
L: 45.663, a: 18.469, b: -46.932
CIELuv
L: 45.663, u: -11.036, v: -72.100
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.663, C: 50.435, H: 291.480
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.663, C: 72.940, H: 261.298
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.757, a: 12.612, b: -47.805
CIECAM02
J: 34.783, C: 51.843, h: 265.942, Q: 116.198, M: 45.336, s: 62.463, H: 314.227
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.421, jaune: -8.383, green: 0.478
LMS
L: 11.296, M: 13.508, S: 48.427
YCbCr
Y: 107.579, Cb: 167.831, Cr: 114.502
YCgCo
Y: 119.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 106.607, Db: 120.955, Dr: 41.106
YPbPr
Y: 104.499, Pb: 44.455, Pr: -12.410
xvYCC
Y: 105.746, Cb: 167.051, Cr: 117.099
YIQ
Y: 106.607, I: -37.435, Q: 22.852
YUV
Y: 106.607, U: 39.562, V: -18.956
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.105
Brand Color
Intuit ΔE = 4.335

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