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#556abd Hex Color Code

#556abd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556abd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556abd is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.57% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #556abd has a hue of 228° (degrees), 44% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.17 nm.

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#556abd linear gradient to complementary #c4d73b

  1. #556abd
  2. #757bac
  3. #8b8c9a
  4. #9d9e87
  5. #acb173
  6. #b9c45b
  7. #c4d73b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3d56a6
  2. #455dae
  3. #4d63b5
  4. #556abd
  5. #5d71c5
  6. #6478cc
  7. #6c7ed4

Tones

  1. #556abd
  2. #626fb4
  3. #6c74ac
  4. #7579a3
  5. #7c7e9b
  6. #838492
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#556abd to white

  1. #556abd
  2. #7581c8
  3. #9299d3
  4. #aeb1de
  5. #c9cbe9
  6. #e4e4f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#556abd to black

  1. #556abd
  2. #48589b
  3. #3b467a
  4. #2f355a
  5. #22253d
  6. #151621
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 U
      #5c6cba
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  7. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. RAL

    1. RAL 290 50 40
      #6370b6
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. RAL 290 50 35
      #6770ae
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  14. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 3.365 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.422 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 3.428 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 6046
      #2f67b6
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  16. Plascon

    1. Silver Ingot B6-C1-4
      #5460b4
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  17. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 3.854 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  18. Ford

    1. Medium Lapis
      #3367bd
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Blue
      #226ad3
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  22. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  23. Brillux

    1. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  26. Caparol

    1. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  27. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Electrify T13-9
      #5565a1
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 36-c3
      #5567a2
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  29. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  31. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  33. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  34. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  36. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  37. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  38. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 17.9%

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#556abd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556abd foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #556abd">…</p>

#556abd background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #556abd">…</p>

#556abd shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556abd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597885
Binary
01010101, 01101010, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#556abd
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 1.514
RGB
rgb(85, 106, 189)
RGBA
rgba(85, 106, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.279, b: 0.497
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 40.185%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179331 / 0xff556abd
HSL
hsl(228, 44%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 44%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.885), saturation: 55% (0.550), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 227.885, saturation: 55.026%, perceived brightness: 44.416%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.126, S: 57.174, L: 46.859
Cubehelix
H: -133.798, S: 0.671, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -2.441, S: 0.164, L: 0.428
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.550), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 18.083, Y: 15.912, Z: 50.253
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.189, Y: 15.912
CIELab
L: 46.859, a: 16.626, b: -46.182
CIELuv
L: 46.859, u: -12.398, v: -71.225
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.859, C: 49.084, H: 289.800
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.859, C: 72.296, H: 260.126
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.890, a: 11.108, b: -46.769
CIECAM02
J: 35.871, C: 51.493, h: 264.241, Q: 118.000, M: 45.030, s: 61.775, H: 313.318
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.407, jaune: -8.225, green: 0.695
LMS
L: 11.926, M: 14.595, S: 49.689
YCbCr
Y: 109.791, Cb: 167.545, Cr: 112.888
YCoCg
Y: 121.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -4.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.183, Db: 120.089, Dr: 46.004
YPbPr
Y: 107.503, Pb: 43.915, Pr: -14.318
xvYCC
Y: 108.326, Cb: 166.576, Cr: 115.423
YIQ
Y: 109.183, I: -39.175, Q: 21.384
YUV
Y: 109.183, U: 39.279, V: -21.216
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.646
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.668

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