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#556ad6 Hex Color Code

#556ad6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556ad6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556ad6 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.57% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #556ad6 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 61% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.56 nm.

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#556ad6 linear gradient to complementary #d4ff2c

  1. #556ad6
  2. #7e81c2
  3. #9899ac
  4. #adb196
  5. #bdcb7c
  6. #c9e55d
  7. #d4ff2c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3956be
  2. #435cc6
  3. #4c63ce
  4. #556ad6
  5. #5e71de
  6. #6678e6
  7. #6f7fee

Tones

  1. #556ad6
  2. #6671cc
  3. #7478c1
  4. #7e7fb6
  5. #8887ac
  6. #8f8ea1
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#556ad6 to White

  1. #556ad6
  2. #7881dd
  3. #9699e5
  4. #b2b1ec
  5. #cccbf2
  6. #e6e5f9
  7. #ffffff

#556ad6 to Black

  1. #556ad6
  2. #4958af
  3. #3c4689
  4. #303565
  5. #232544
  6. #161624
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

#556ad6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556ad6 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #556ad6">…</p>

#556ad6 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #556ad6">…</p>

#556ad6 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556ad6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597910
Binary
01010101, 01101010, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#556ad6
LRV
≈ 17.1%
Closest short hex
#56c ΔE = 1.887
RGB
rgb(85, 106, 214)
RGBA
rgba(85, 106, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.210, g: 0.262, b: 0.528
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.404%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179306 / 0xff556ad6
HSL
hsl(230, 61%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 61%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.233), saturation: 60% (0.603), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 230.233, saturation: 60.280%, perceived brightness: 46.362%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.862, S: 72.662, L: 48.377
Cubehelix
H: -131.522, S: 0.844, L: 0.438
TSL
T: -2.543, S: 0.191, L: 0.439
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.603), magenta: 50% (0.505), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 21.034, Y: 17.093, Z: 65.796
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.164, Y: 17.093
CIELab
L: 48.377, a: 24.949, b: -58.093
CIELuv
L: 48.377, u: -12.982, v: -90.779
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.377, C: 63.223, H: 293.242
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.377, C: 91.703, H: 261.862
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.343, a: 18.463, b: -65.417
CIECAM02
J: 37.162, C: 61.275, h: 265.264, Q: 120.104, M: 53.584, s: 66.794, H: 313.864
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.489, jaune: -10.433, green: 0.733
LMS
L: 12.071, M: 14.617, S: 64.999
YCbCr
Y: 112.241, Cb: 178.520, Cr: 111.113
YCgCo
Y: 127.750, Cg: -21.750, Co: -11.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.033, Db: 153.414, Dr: 51.429
YPbPr
Y: 109.303, Pb: 56.415, Pr: -15.468
xvYCC
Y: 109.872, Cb: 177.557, Cr: 114.412
YIQ
Y: 112.033, I: -47.206, Q: 29.162
YUV
Y: 112.033, U: 50.179, V: -23.716
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 8.674
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.853

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