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#556afd Hex Color Code

#556afd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556afd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556afd is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.57% green and 99.22% blue. In the HSL color space #556afd has a hue of 233° (degrees), 98% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.1 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#556afd linear gradient to complementary #bdff53

  1. #556afd
  2. #7f82e5
  3. #979acd
  4. #a8b3b4
  5. #b3cc98
  6. #bae57a
  7. #bdff53

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3054e3
  2. #3e5cec
  3. #4a63f4
  4. #556afd
  5. #6071ff
  6. #6a79ff
  7. #7480ff

Tones

  1. #556afd
  2. #6e74ef
  3. #807ee1
  4. #8e89d4
  5. #9993c6
  6. #a29eb7
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#556afd to white

  1. #556afd
  2. #7d81fe
  3. #9d99ff
  4. #b8b2ff
  5. #d1cbff
  6. #e9e5ff
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#556afd to black

  1. #556afd
  2. #4a58ce
  3. #3e46a1
  4. #323676
  5. #25264e
  6. #181629
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 27 269 / Ultramarinblau 30
      #6068fc
      ΔE = 1.129 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 75 26 270 / Aquarell 105
      #5c70f0
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

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#556afd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556afd foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #556afd">…</p>

#556afd background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #556afd">…</p>

#556afd shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556afd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597949
Binary
01010101, 01101010, 11111101
Hexadecimal
#556afd
LRV
≈ 19.3%
Closest short hex
#56f ΔE = 1.278
RGB
rgb(85, 106, 253)
RGBA
rgba(85, 106, 253, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.191, g: 0.239, b: 0.570
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 40.654%, blue: 99.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179267 / 0xff556afd
HSL
hsl(232, 98%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 98%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.500), saturation: 66% (0.664), value: 99% (0.992)
HSP
hue: 232.500, saturation: 66.403%, perceived brightness: 49.686%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.323, S: 98.634, L: 51.070
Cubehelix
H: -129.412, S: 1.114, L: 0.454
TSL
T: -2.641, S: 0.229, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 66% (0.664), magenta: 58% (0.581), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 1% (0.008)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 1% (0.008)
XYZ
X: 26.624, Y: 19.329, Z: 95.237
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.137, Y: 19.329
CIELab
L: 51.070, a: 38.058, b: -75.632
CIELuv
L: 51.070, u: -13.952, v: -119.169
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.070, C: 84.668, H: 296.711
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.070, C: 119.982, H: 263.323
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.964, a: 31.158, b: -97.661
CIECAM02
J: 39.478, C: 74.645, h: 265.399, Q: 123.791, M: 65.276, s: 72.616, H: 313.936
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.598, jaune: -13.714, green: 1.011
LMS
L: 12.347, M: 14.659, S: 93.999
YCbCr
Y: 116.063, Cb: 195.641, Cr: 108.344
YCgCo
Y: 137.500, Cg: -31.500, Co: -20.750
YDbDr
Y: 116.479, Db: 205.401, Dr: 59.892
YPbPr
Y: 112.111, Pb: 75.915, Pr: -17.262
xvYCC
Y: 112.284, Cb: 194.686, Cr: 112.837
YIQ
Y: 116.479, I: -59.736, Q: 41.296
YUV
Y: 116.479, U: 67.183, V: -27.616
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 14.950
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 8.864

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