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#5566ee / #56e Hex Color Code

#5566ee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5566ee / #56e is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5566ee is comprised of 33.33% red, 40% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #5566ee has a hue of 233° (degrees), 82% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.88 nm.

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#5566ee linear gradient to complementary #bbff44

  1. #5566ee
  2. #7d7ed7
  3. #9597c0
  4. #a5b0a7
  5. #b1ca8d
  6. #b8e46e
  7. #bbff44

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3551d5
  2. #4058dd
  3. #4b5fe6
  4. #5566ee
  5. #5f6df6
  6. #6874ff
  7. #717bff

Tones

  1. #5566ee
  2. #6b70e2
  3. #7b79d5
  4. #8883c9
  5. #928dbc
  6. #9b98af
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#5566ee to white

  1. #5566ee
  2. #7b7ef2
  3. #9a96f5
  4. #b6aff8
  5. #cfc9fb
  6. #e8e4fd
  7. #ffffff

#5566ee to black

  1. #5566ee
  2. #4955c2
  3. #3d4498
  4. #313470
  5. #24244a
  6. #171627
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

#5566ee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5566ee foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #56e">…</p>

#5566ee background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #56e">…</p>

#5566ee shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596910
Binary
01010101, 01100110, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#5566ee / #56e
LRV
≈ 17.6%
RGB
rgb(85, 102, 238)
RGBA
rgba(85, 102, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.200, g: 0.240, b: 0.560
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.393%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180306 / 0xff5566ee
HSL
hsl(233, 82%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 82%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.333), saturation: 64% (0.643), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 233.333, saturation: 64.286%, perceived brightness: 47.587%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.535, S: 88.906, L: 49.013
Cubehelix
H: -128.659, S: 1.030, L: 0.439
TSL
T: -2.677, S: 0.218, L: 0.441
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 57% (0.571), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 23.925, Y: 17.605, Z: 83.010
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.141, Y: 17.605
CIELab
L: 49.013, a: 35.470, b: -70.614
CIELuv
L: 49.013, u: -12.511, v: -110.420
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.013, C: 79.022, H: 296.671
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.013, C: 111.127, H: 263.535
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.958, a: 28.356, b: -87.928
CIECAM02
J: 37.608, C: 70.656, h: 266.340, Q: 120.823, M: 61.788, s: 71.512, H: 314.440
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.579, jaune: -12.793, green: 0.729
LMS
L: 11.615, M: 13.557, S: 81.943
YCbCr
Y: 112.577, Cb: 190.220, Cr: 110.881
YCgCo
Y: 131.750, Cg: -29.750, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.421, Db: 188.938, Dr: 52.173
YPbPr
Y: 108.171, Pb: 69.955, Pr: -14.756
xvYCC
Y: 108.900, Cb: 189.451, Cr: 115.038
YIQ
Y: 112.421, I: -53.819, Q: 38.720
YUV
Y: 112.421, U: 61.798, V: -24.056
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 12.319
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 6.871

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