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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

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

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#5566ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5566ff foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #56f">…</p>

#5566ff background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #56f">…</p>

#5566ff shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<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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