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#556afe Hex Color Code

#556afe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556afe is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556afe is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.57% green and 99.61% blue. In the HSL color space #556afe has a hue of 233° (degrees), 99% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.07 nm.

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#556afe linear gradient to complementary #bcff54

  1. #556afe
  2. #7f82e6
  3. #979ace
  4. #a8b3b4
  5. #b3cc99
  6. #b9e57b
  7. #bcff54

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3054e4
  2. #3e5cec
  3. #4a63f5
  4. #556afe
  5. #6071ff
  6. #6a79ff
  7. #7480ff

Tones

  1. #556afe
  2. #6e74f0
  3. #807fe3
  4. #8e89d5
  5. #9994c7
  6. #a39fb8
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#556afe to White

  1. #556afe
  2. #7e81ff
  3. #9d99ff
  4. #b8b2ff
  5. #d1cbff
  6. #e9e5ff
  7. #ffffff

#556afe to Black

  1. #556afe
  2. #4a58cf
  3. #3e46a2
  4. #323677
  5. #25264e
  6. #181629
  7. #000000

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#556afe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556afe foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #556afe">…</p>

#556afe background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #556afe">…</p>

#556afe shadow

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556afe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5597950
Binary
01010101, 01101010, 11111110
Hexadecimal
#556afe
Closest short hex
#56f ΔE = 1.247
RGB
rgb(85, 106, 254)
RGBA
rgba(85, 106, 254, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.191, g: 0.238, b: 0.571
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 40.658%, blue: 99.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179266 / 0xff556afe
HSL
hsl(233, 99%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 99%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.544), saturation: 67% (0.665), value: 100% (0.996)
HSP
hue: 232.544, saturation: 66.535, perceived brightness: 49.776
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.349, S: 99.312, L: 51.143
Cubehelix
H: -129.372, S: 1.121, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -2.643, S: 0.230, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 67 (0.665), magenta: 58 (0.583), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 0 (0.004)
CMY
cyan: 67 (0.667), magenta: 58 (0.584), yellow: 0 (0.004)
XYZ
X: 26.784, Y: 19.393, Z: 96.078
xyY
x: 0.188, y: 0.136, Y: 19.393
CIELab
L: 51.143, a: 38.393, b: -76.066
CIELuv
L: 51.143, u: -13.977, v: -119.864
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.143, C: 85.206, H: 296.781
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.143, C: 120.676, H: 263.349
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.037, a: 31.500, b: -98.531
CIECAM02
J: 39.543, C: 74.963, h: 265.391, Q: 123.892, M: 65.554, s: 72.741, H: 313.931
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.601, jaune: -13.796, green: 1.022
LMS
L: 12.355, M: 14.660, S: 94.828
YCbCr
Y: 116.161, Cb: 196.080, Cr: 108.273
YCgCo
Y: 137.750, Cg: -31.750, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 116.593, Db: 206.734, Dr: 60.109
YPbPr
Y: 112.183, Pb: 76.415, Pr: -17.308
xvYCC
Y: 112.345, Cb: 195.125, Cr: 112.796
YIQ
Y: 116.593, I: -60.057, Q: 41.607
YUV
Y: 116.593, U: 67.619, V: -27.716
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 15.127
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 8.998

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