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#556ac4 Hex Color Code

#556ac4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556ac4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556ac4 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.57% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #556ac4 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 48% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.68 nm.

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#556ac4 linear gradient to complementary #cee831

  1. #556ac4
  2. #797db2
  3. #91919f
  4. #a5a68a
  5. #b5bc74
  6. #c2d259
  7. #cee831

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3c56ad
  2. #455db5
  3. #4d63bc
  4. #556ac4
  5. #5d71cc
  6. #6578d3
  7. #6d7fdb

Tones

  1. #556ac4
  2. #6370bb
  3. #6e75b2
  4. #787ba9
  5. #8081a0
  6. #878796
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#556ac4 to White

  1. #556ac4
  2. #7681ce
  3. #9399d8
  4. #afb1e2
  5. #cacbec
  6. #e4e4f6
  7. #ffffff

#556ac4 to Black

  1. #556ac4
  2. #4858a0
  3. #3c467e
  4. #2f355d
  5. #22253f
  6. #161622
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 0.818
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 1.278
    2. 2362
      #5064c4
      ΔE = 2.358
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 1.382
    2. 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 2.639
  4. Beckers

    1. ★ Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.155
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.200

#556ac4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556ac4 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #556ac4">…</p>

#556ac4 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #556ac4">…</p>

#556ac4 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556ac4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597892
Binary
01010101, 01101010, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#556ac4
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 1.818
RGB
rgb(85, 106, 196)
RGBA
rgba(85, 106, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.220, g: 0.274, b: 0.506
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 40.258%, blue: 76.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179324 / 0xff556ac4
HSL
hsl(229, 48%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 48%%, 55%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.649), saturation: 57% (0.566), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 228.649, saturation: 56.633, perceived brightness: 44.945
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.714, S: 60.793, L: 47.266
Cubehelix
H: -133.047, S: 0.719, L: 0.430
TSL
T: -2.474, S: 0.172, L: 0.431
CMYK
cyan: 57 (0.566), magenta: 46 (0.459), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 23 (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 67 (0.667), magenta: 58 (0.584), yellow: 23 (0.231)
XYZ
X: 18.861, Y: 16.223, Z: 54.351
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.181, Y: 16.223
CIELab
L: 47.266, a: 18.939, b: -49.573
CIELuv
L: 47.266, u: -12.558, v: -76.805
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.266, C: 53.067, H: 290.909
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.266, C: 77.825, H: 260.714
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.278, a: 13.098, b: -51.811
CIECAM02
J: 36.217, C: 54.344, h: 264.651, Q: 118.567, M: 47.523, s: 63.309, H: 313.536
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.431, jaune: -8.852, green: 0.693
LMS
L: 11.964, M: 14.600, S: 53.726
YCbCr
Y: 110.477, Cb: 170.618, Cr: 112.391
YCgCo
Y: 123.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: -6.500
YDbDr
Y: 109.981, Db: 129.420, Dr: 47.523
YPbPr
Y: 108.007, Pb: 47.415, Pr: -14.640
xvYCC
Y: 108.759, Cb: 169.651, Cr: 115.140
YIQ
Y: 109.981, I: -41.424, Q: 23.562
YUV
Y: 109.981, U: 42.331, V: -21.916
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.034
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.263

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