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Behr Mischievous Mikena EBC-11 / #556a9f Hex Color Code

#556a9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556a9f is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556a9f is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.57% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #556a9f has a hue of 223° (degrees), 30% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.95 nm.

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#556a9f linear gradient to complementary #a59f4f

  1. #556a9f
  2. #697293
  3. #787b87
  4. #86837a
  5. #918c6d
  6. #9c965f
  7. #a59f4f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #40578a
  2. #475d91
  3. #4e6498
  4. #556a9f
  5. #5c71a6
  6. #6377ad
  7. #6a7eb4

Tones

  1. #556a9f
  2. #5d6d99
  3. #646f93
  4. #6a728d
  5. #707486
  6. #757780
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#556a9f to White

  1. #556a9f
  2. #7281af
  3. #8e99bf
  4. #aab1ce
  5. #c6cbdf
  6. #e2e5ef
  7. #ffffff

#556a9f to Black

  1. #556a9f
  2. #475883
  3. #3a4667
  4. #2d354d
  5. #212534
  6. #15161d
  7. #000000

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 0.790
    2. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 1.434
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 0.888
    2. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 2.136
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 1.163
    2. ★ Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 1.970
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 1.279
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 1.441
    2. ★ 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 1.737
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 1.529
    2. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.767
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 1.987
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.073
    2. Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 2.944
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.166
    2. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.968
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 2.183
  11. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.311
  12. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.318
  13. Earthpaint

    1. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 2.364
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.818
  14. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.473
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.511
  16. Ford

    1. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 2.536
    2. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.922
  17. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.552
    2. Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 2.721
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lupine - 6810
      #5870a1
      ΔE = 2.553
  19. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.554
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.566
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.566
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.706
  23. Dulux

    1. 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 2.917

#556a9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556a9f foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #556a9f">…</p>

#556a9f background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #556a9f">…</p>

#556a9f shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556a9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597855
Binary
01010101, 01101010, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#556a9f
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 1.631
RGB
rgb(85, 106, 159)
RGBA
rgba(85, 106, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.303, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 39.748%, blue: 62.353%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179361 / 0xff556a9f
HSL
hsl(223, 30%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 30%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.973), saturation: 47% (0.465), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 222.973, saturation: 46.541, perceived brightness: 42.305
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.833, S: 48.786, L: 45.278
Cubehelix
H: -138.858, S: 0.463, L: 0.414
TSL
T: -2.228, S: 0.128, L: 0.415
CMYK
cyan: 47 (0.465), magenta: 33 (0.333), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 38 (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 67 (0.667), magenta: 58 (0.584), yellow: 38 (0.376)
XYZ
X: 15.156, Y: 14.742, Z: 34.841
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.228, Y: 14.742
CIELab
L: 45.278, a: 7.006, b: -31.144
CIELuv
L: 45.278, u: -11.743, v: -46.522
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.278, C: 31.922, H: 282.679
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.278, C: 47.982, H: 255.833
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.395, a: 3.272, b: -26.926
CIECAM02
J: 34.530, C: 38.157, h: 260.331, Q: 115.774, M: 33.368, s: 53.686, H: 311.259
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.297, jaune: -5.473, green: 0.817
LMS
L: 11.781, M: 14.573, S: 34.509
YCbCr
Y: 106.851, Cb: 154.375, Cr: 115.018
YCgCo
Y: 114.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 2.750
YDbDr
Y: 105.763, Db: 80.099, Dr: 39.494
YPbPr
Y: 105.343, Pb: 28.915, Pr: -12.938
xvYCC
Y: 106.471, Cb: 153.400, Cr: 116.635
YIQ
Y: 105.763, I: -29.537, Q: 12.050
YUV
Y: 105.763, U: 26.199, V: -18.216
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 1.810
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.786

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