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#556991 Hex Color Code

#556991 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556991 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #556991 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.18% green and 56.86% blue. In the HSL color space #556991 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 26% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.91 nm.

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#556991 linear gradient to complementary #938853

  1. #556991
  2. #636e87
  3. #6f737d
  4. #7a7873
  5. #837d69
  6. #8b835e
  7. #938853

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #41567d
  2. #485c84
  3. #4e638a
  4. #556991
  5. #5c6f98
  6. #62769f
  7. #697ca6

Tones

  1. #556991
  2. #5b6b8c
  3. #616c87
  4. #666e82
  5. #6b707d
  6. #6f7178
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#556991 to white

  1. #556991
  2. #7180a3
  3. #8d98b5
  4. #a9b1c7
  5. #c5cad9
  6. #e2e4ec
  7. #ffffff

#556991 to black

  1. #556991
  2. #475777
  3. #3a465f
  4. #2d3547
  5. #202530
  6. #14161c
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3928 TPG
      #526891
      ΔE = 0.650 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ P 107-5 U
      #56688d
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  2. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 0.943 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-38-5 Celestial Violet
      #56688d
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #5c678c
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 1.013 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth
      #58698d
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Bluer Than Blue
      #4f6d97
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.12.24
      #57688b
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 57.15.24
      #4e6793
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b6
      #536692
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Normandy Blue
      #5a6d93
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Nautilus Blue
      #506a8e
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6413
      #58698b
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 6175
      #4d6990
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5030-R70B
      #58668a
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Waratah B54-041-260
      #55698b
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 4193 Noble Blue 50BB 18/216
      #566d8f
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Nova / 825
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Bleu de Nîmes | EE102
      #546686
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Contentment
      #5c6889
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  21. AMC

    1. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  22. General Paint

    1. Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Deepcove / CL 2376A
      #546787
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  23. Caparol

    1. 2320
      #606c90
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  24. Crown Paint

    1. Double Denim
      #4d678b
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  25. Dulux

    1. 70BB 14/202
      #5b6988
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Starlit Night 2
      #546386
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  26. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  27. Behr

    1. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. PMD-23
      #466996
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5213D Tapestry Blue
      #556d8f
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Shaded Climatus 28-14
      #586585
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  31. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #4d678a
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  32. RAL

    1. RAL 5023 / Distant blue
      #49678d
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7222 - Mountain Vale
      #5e6b8a
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  34. Ralph Lauren

    1. Sandoval Blue / IB97
      #556988
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  35. Volkswagen

    1. Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

#556991 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556991 foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #556991">…</p>

#556991 background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #556991">…</p>

#556991 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556991">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597585
Binary
01010101, 01101001, 10010001
Hexadecimal
#556991
LRV
≈ 14.1%
Closest short hex
#568 ΔE = 2.217
RGB
rgb(85, 105, 145)
RGBA
rgba(85, 105, 145, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.313, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.392%, blue: 0.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179631 / 0xff556991
HSL
hsl(220, 26%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 26%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 41% (0.414), value: 57% (0.569)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 41.379%, perceived brightness: 41.184%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.653, S: 43.945, L: 44.345
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.370, L: 0.405
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.110, L: 0.406
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.414), magenta: 28% (0.276), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 43% (0.431)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 43% (0.431)
XYZ
X: 13.907, Y: 14.078, Z: 28.767
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.248, Y: 14.078
CIELab
L: 44.345, a: 3.367, b: -24.292
CIELuv
L: 44.345, u: -11.061, v: -35.413
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.345, C: 24.524, H: 277.891
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.345, C: 37.100, H: 252.653
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.521, a: 0.500, b: -19.193
CIECAM02
J: 33.724, C: 31.586, h: 257.159, Q: 114.414, M: 27.622, s: 49.135, H: 309.617
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.247, jaune: -4.242, green: 0.872
LMS
L: 11.567, M: 14.288, S: 28.523
YCbCr
Y: 104.975, Cb: 148.520, Cr: 116.380
YCgCo
Y: 110.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 103.580, Db: 62.320, Dr: 35.340
YPbPr
Y: 103.620, Pb: 22.300, Pr: -11.840
xvYCC
Y: 104.991, Cb: 147.589, Cr: 117.599
YIQ
Y: 103.580, I: -24.765, Q: 8.216
YUV
Y: 103.580, U: 20.384, V: -16.300
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 2.622
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 5.943

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