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#5566dd / #56d Hex Color Code

#5566dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5566dd / #56d is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5566dd is comprised of 33.33% red, 40% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #5566dd has a hue of 233° (degrees), 67% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.4 nm.

Stock Photos / Images / Pictures

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  1. Marriott Hotel, Chicago
  2. Mailbox secure
  3. Pink-wigged cutie about to bite into cupcake

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5566dd linear gradient to complementary #c4ff33

  1. #5566dd / #56d
  2. #7c7ec8
  3. #9596b2
  4. #a7b09b
  5. #b4ca81
  6. #bde462
  7. #c4ff33

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3852c5
  2. #4259cd
  3. #4c5fd5
  4. #5566dd / #56d
  5. #5e6de5
  6. #6774ed
  7. #6f7bf5

Tones

  1. #5566dd / #56d
  2. #686ed2
  3. #7676c7
  4. #817fbc
  5. #8a88b0
  6. #9290a5
  7. #999999 / #999

Tints and Shades

#5566dd to white

  1. #5566dd / #56d
  2. #797ee3
  3. #9796e9
  4. #b3afef
  5. #cdc9f5
  6. #e6e4fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5566dd to black

  1. #5566dd / #56d
  2. #4955b4
  3. #3d448d
  4. #303468
  5. #242446
  6. #161625
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/08
      #4c64d4
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 65 15 280 / Lavendel 80
      #6c64c0
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Seascape Blue
      #4268dd
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Grabber Blue
      #2b6be4
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  4. Green Planet Paints

    1. Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 2725 C
      #685bc7
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  6. Auro

    1. Cornflower Blue
      #366cdb
      ΔE = 4.017 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Plascon

    1. Blue Bay B5-A1-3
      #1c60e0
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 5.086 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  8. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue
      #0066ff / #06f
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  11. ProMarker

    1. Violet
      #6c61ba
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 15.3%

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#5566dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5566dd foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #56d">…</p>

#5566dd background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #56d">…</p>

#5566dd shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596893
Binary
01010101, 01100110, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#5566dd / #56d
LRV
≈ 16.7%
RGB
rgb(85, 102, 221)
RGBA
rgba(85, 102, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.208, g: 0.250, b: 0.542
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 39.259%, blue: 86.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180323 / 0xff5566dd
HSL
hsl(232, 67%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 67%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.500), saturation: 62% (0.615), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 232.500, saturation: 61.538%, perceived brightness: 46.127%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.021, S: 77.967, L: 47.819
Cubehelix
H: -129.412, S: 0.912, L: 0.431
TSL
T: -2.641, S: 0.202, L: 0.433
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.615), magenta: 54% (0.538), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 21.545, Y: 16.653, Z: 70.472
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.153, Y: 16.653
CIELab
L: 47.819, a: 29.778, b: -62.967
CIELuv
L: 47.819, u: -12.013, v: -98.144
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.819, C: 69.653, H: 295.310
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.819, C: 98.877, H: 263.021
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.808, a: 22.826, b: -73.823
CIECAM02
J: 36.595, C: 64.833, h: 266.474, Q: 119.185, M: 56.696, s: 68.971, H: 314.512
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.531, jaune: -11.362, green: 0.593
LMS
L: 11.497, M: 13.539, S: 69.593
YCbCr
Y: 110.911, Cb: 182.757, Cr: 112.088
YCoCg
Y: 127.500, Cg: -25.500, Co: -12.750
YDbDr
Y: 110.483, Db: 166.277, Dr: 48.484
YPbPr
Y: 106.947, Pb: 61.455, Pr: -13.974
xvYCC
Y: 107.849, Cb: 181.984, Cr: 115.725
YIQ
Y: 110.483, I: -48.357, Q: 33.430
YUV
Y: 110.483, U: 54.386, V: -22.356
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 9.386
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 5.088

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