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#556aca Hex Color Code

#556aca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556aca is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556aca is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.57% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #556aca has a hue of 229° (degrees), 52% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.26 nm.

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#556aca linear gradient to complementary #dafd22

  1. #556aca
  2. #7d80b7
  3. #9898a3
  4. #adb08d
  5. #bec975
  6. #cde357
  7. #dafd22

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b56b3
  2. #445dba
  3. #4d63c2
  4. #556aca
  5. #5d71d2
  6. #6578da
  7. #6d7fe2

Tones

  1. #556aca
  2. #6470c0
  3. #7076b7
  4. #7a7dad
  5. #8283a4
  6. #8a899a
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#556aca to White

  1. #556aca
  2. #7681d3
  3. #9499dc
  4. #b0b1e5
  5. #cbcbee
  6. #e5e4f7
  7. #ffffff

#556aca to Black

  1. #556aca
  2. #4858a5
  3. #3c4682
  4. #2f3560
  5. #232540
  6. #161623
  7. #000000

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#556aca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556aca foreground

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="color: #556aca">…</p>

#556aca background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #556aca">…</p>

#556aca shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556aca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597898
Binary
01010101, 01101010, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#556aca
Closest short hex
#56c ΔE = 1.681
RGB
rgb(85, 106, 202)
RGBA
rgba(85, 106, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.270, b: 0.514
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.403%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179318 / 0xff556aca
HSL
hsl(229, 52%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 52%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.231), saturation: 58% (0.579), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 229.231, saturation: 57.921%, perceived brightness: 45.408%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.147, S: 64.750, L: 47.626
Cubehelix
H: -132.481, S: 0.761, L: 0.432
TSL
T: -2.499, S: 0.179, L: 0.434
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.579), magenta: 48% (0.475), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 19.557, Y: 16.502, Z: 58.020
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.175, Y: 16.502
CIELab
L: 47.626, a: 20.933, b: -52.444
CIELuv
L: 47.626, u: -12.697, v: -81.525
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.626, C: 56.468, H: 291.760
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.626, C: 82.507, H: 261.147
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.623, a: 14.847, b: -56.246
CIECAM02
J: 36.523, C: 56.716, h: 264.916, Q: 119.067, M: 49.597, s: 64.540, H: 313.678
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.451, jaune: -9.384, green: 0.699
LMS
L: 11.999, M: 14.606, S: 57.340
YCbCr
Y: 111.065, Cb: 173.252, Cr: 111.965
YCgCo
Y: 124.750, Cg: -18.750, Co: -8.000
YDbDr
Y: 110.665, Db: 137.418, Dr: 48.825
YPbPr
Y: 108.439, Pb: 50.415, Pr: -14.916
xvYCC
Y: 109.130, Cb: 172.286, Cr: 114.897
YIQ
Y: 110.665, I: -43.351, Q: 25.428
YUV
Y: 110.665, U: 44.947, V: -22.516
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.272
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.202

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