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#556af3 Hex Color Code

#556af3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556af3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556af3 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.57% green and 95.29% blue. In the HSL color space #556af3 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 87% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.39 nm.

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#556af3 linear gradient to complementary #c1ff49

  1. #556af3
  2. #7e81dc
  3. #979ac4
  4. #a9b2ab
  5. #b5cb91
  6. #bde572
  7. #c1ff49

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3355d9
  2. #3f5ce2
  3. #4b63ea
  4. #556af3
  5. #5f71fc
  6. #6979ff
  7. #7280ff

Tones

  1. #556af3
  2. #6c73e6
  3. #7c7dd9
  4. #8a86cc
  5. #9490bf
  6. #9d9ab2
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#556af3 to White

  1. #556af3
  2. #7c81f6
  3. #9b99f8
  4. #b6b1fb
  5. #d0cbfc
  6. #e8e5fe
  7. #ffffff

#556af3 to Black

  1. #556af3
  2. #4958c6
  3. #3e469b
  4. #313672
  5. #25254b
  6. #171628
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 75 26 270 / Aquarell 105
      #5c70f0
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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      #6068fc
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

#556af3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556af3 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #556af3">…</p>

#556af3 background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #556af3">…</p>

#556af3 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556af3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597939
Binary
01010101, 01101010, 11110011
Hexadecimal
#556af3
LRV
≈ 18.7%
Closest short hex
#56e ΔE = 1.403
RGB
rgb(85, 106, 243)
RGBA
rgba(85, 106, 243, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.196, g: 0.244, b: 0.560
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.406%, blue: 0.953%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179277 / 0xff556af3
HSL
hsl(232, 87%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 87%%, 64%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.025), saturation: 65% (0.650), value: 95% (0.953)
HSP
hue: 232.025, saturation: 65.021%, perceived brightness: 48.803%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.036, S: 91.900, L: 50.344
Cubehelix
H: -129.847, S: 1.045, L: 0.450
TSL
T: -2.621, S: 0.220, L: 0.452
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.650), magenta: 56% (0.564), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 5% (0.047)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 5% (0.047)
XYZ
X: 25.073, Y: 18.708, Z: 87.066
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.143, Y: 18.708
CIELab
L: 50.344, a: 34.703, b: -71.249
CIELuv
L: 50.344, u: -13.697, v: -112.128
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.344, C: 79.251, H: 295.969
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.344, C: 112.961, H: 263.036
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.253, a: 27.779, b: -89.071
CIECAM02
J: 38.850, C: 71.405, h: 265.461, Q: 122.802, M: 62.442, s: 71.308, H: 313.969
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.572, jaune: -12.892, green: 0.917
LMS
L: 12.271, M: 14.647, S: 85.951
YCbCr
Y: 115.083, Cb: 191.251, Cr: 109.054
YCgCo
Y: 135.000, Cg: -29.000, Co: -18.250
YDbDr
Y: 115.339, Db: 192.071, Dr: 57.722
YPbPr
Y: 111.391, Pb: 70.915, Pr: -16.802
xvYCC
Y: 111.665, Cb: 190.294, Cr: 113.241
YIQ
Y: 115.339, I: -56.523, Q: 38.185
YUV
Y: 115.339, U: 62.823, V: -26.616
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 13.207
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 7.586

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