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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5566bb linear gradient to complementary #c4df31

  1. #5566bb / #56b
  2. #7579aa
  3. #8c8c98
  4. #9ea085
  5. #adb56f
  6. #b9ca56
  7. #c4df31

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e53a5
  2. #4659ac
  3. #4d60b4
  4. #5566bb / #56b
  5. #5d6dc2
  6. #6473ca
  7. #6c7ad1

Tones

  1. #5566bb / #56b
  2. #616bb3
  3. #6c71aa
  4. #7477a2
  5. #7c7c99
  6. #828291
  7. #888888 / #888

Tints and Shades

#5566bb to white

  1. #5566bb / #56b
  2. #757dc7
  3. #9296d2
  4. #aeafdd
  5. #c9c9e9
  6. #e4e4f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5566bb to black

  1. #5566bb / #56b
  2. #485599
  3. #3b4479
  4. #2f3459
  5. #22243c
  6. #151621
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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. ★ 2726 XGC
      #5863b8
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  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%

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#5566bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5566bb foreground

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

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

#5566bb background

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="background-color: #56b">…</p>

#5566bb shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<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: 33.333%, yellow: 39.048%, blue: 73.333%
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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