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#5566ff / #56f Hex Color Code

#5566ff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5566ff / #56f is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #5566ff is comprised of 33.33% red, 40% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #5566ff has a hue of 234° (degrees), 100% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.49 nm.

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#5566ff linear gradient to complementary #b3ff55

  1. #5566ff
  2. #7d7fe7
  3. #9598cf
  4. #a4b1b5
  5. #aecb9a
  6. #b3e57c
  7. #b3ff55

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3051e5
  2. #3e58ee
  3. #4a5ff6
  4. #5566ff
  5. #5f6dff
  6. #6a75ff
  7. #737cff

Tones

  1. #5566ff
  2. #6f71f1
  3. #817ce3
  4. #8f87d5
  5. #9a93c7
  6. #a39eb9
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#5566ff to white

  1. #5566ff
  2. #7e7eff
  3. #9d96ff
  4. #b9b0ff
  5. #d2c9ff
  6. #e9e4ff
  7. #ffffff

#5566ff to black

  1. #5566ff
  2. #4a55d0
  3. #3e44a2
  4. #323477
  5. #25244f
  6. #18162a
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 27 269 / Ultramarinblau 30
      #6068fc
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

#5566ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5566ff foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #56f">…</p>

#5566ff background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #56f">…</p>

#5566ff shadow

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

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5596927
Binary
01010101, 01100110, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#5566ff / #56f
LRV
≈ 18.7%
RGB
rgb(85, 102, 255)
RGBA
rgba(85, 102, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.192, g: 0.231, b: 0.577
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.394%, blue: 1.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11180289 / 0xff5566ff
HSL
hsl(234, 100%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 100%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.000), saturation: 67% (0.667), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 234.000, saturation: 66.667%, perceived brightness: 49.106%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.922, S: 99.991, L: 50.277
Cubehelix
H: -128.065, S: 1.148, L: 0.446
TSL
T: -2.705, S: 0.234, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 26.542, Y: 18.652, Z: 96.790
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.131, Y: 18.652
CIELab
L: 50.277, a: 41.136, b: -78.032
CIELuv
L: 50.277, u: -13.015, v: -122.229
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.277, C: 88.211, H: 297.797
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.277, C: 122.920, H: 263.922
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.187, a: 34.122, b: -102.647
CIECAM02
J: 38.690, C: 76.117, h: 266.077, Q: 122.549, M: 66.563, s: 73.699, H: 314.299
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.623, jaune: -14.185, green: 0.909
LMS
L: 11.744, M: 13.577, S: 95.516
YCbCr
Y: 114.243, Cb: 197.683, Cr: 109.674
YCgCo
Y: 136.000, Cg: -34.000, Co: -21.250
YDbDr
Y: 114.359, Db: 211.599, Dr: 55.862
YPbPr
Y: 109.395, Pb: 78.455, Pr: -15.538
xvYCC
Y: 109.951, Cb: 196.917, Cr: 114.351
YIQ
Y: 114.359, I: -59.280, Q: 44.009
YUV
Y: 114.359, U: 69.210, V: -25.757
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 15.393
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 9.118

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