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#556b72 Hex Color Code

#556b72 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556b72 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #556b72 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.96% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #556b72 has a hue of 194° (degrees), 15% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.1 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #43585f
  2. #495f65
  3. #4f656c
  4. #556b72
  5. #5b7178
  6. #61787f
  7. #687e85

Tints and Shades

#556b72 to White

  1. #556b72
  2. #708288
  3. #8b9a9f
  4. #a7b2b6
  5. #c4cbce
  6. #e1e5e6
  7. #ffffff

#556b72 to Black

  1. #556b72
  2. #47595e
  3. #39474b
  4. #2c3639
  5. #202628
  6. #141718
  7. #000000

Paints

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    1. ★ Avon Blue
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      ΔE = 0.856
    2. ★ Alpine Blue
      #51686f
      ΔE = 1.316
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6169-63 Flemish Painter
      #566a72
      ΔE = 0.879
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ Portsmouth Blue
      #586d74
      ΔE = 0.920
    2. DE 5775 - Iron Creek
      #50676b
      ΔE = 2.449
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Chelsea Blue
      #586c74
      ΔE = 1.023
    2. Beaumont Blue
      #53656f
      ΔE = 2.988
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2021-3
      #586a6f
      ΔE = 1.299
    2. T2021-1
      #53696b
      ΔE = 2.827
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Silent Night D55-5
      #526870
      ΔE = 1.301
    2. Azalea Leaf C57-5
      #4b6970
      ΔE = 2.438
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Perfect Storm
      #506b72
      ΔE = 1.334
    2. Prussian Cadet
      #59707a
      ΔE = 2.517
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.06.24
      #53696e
      ΔE = 1.367
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Riverway
      #506b74
      ΔE = 1.439
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Streetwise B51-024-217
      #4f6971
      ΔE = 1.473
    2. Gateway M64-018-220
      #5e7175
      ΔE = 3.000
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7317-63 Tornado
      #586c70
      ΔE = 1.603
    2. 7319-63 Blue Crevice
      #506f79
      ΔE = 2.608
  12. Behr

    1. ★ DP-316 Federal Blue
      #566f77
      ΔE = 1.648
    2. 530F-6 Heron
      #547079
      ΔE = 2.308
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Silent Night / T10 47L-1
      #536a6e
      ΔE = 1.764
    2. Dunny Do / T150-8
      #5a7079
      ΔE = 2.316
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5443
      #4e6b74
      ΔE = 1.846
    2. 5450
      #4a696f
      ΔE = 2.854
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Zydeco / CL 3096A
      #5a6c75
      ΔE = 1.861
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7382 - Dusk Blue
      #516e77
      ΔE = 1.967
    2. 8263 - Romantic Mood
      #5f6c73
      ΔE = 2.726
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Waterloo - 9141
      #536872
      ΔE = 1.968
    2. Smoky Blue - 7604
      #596e79
      ΔE = 2.557
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Ruskin Blue / HL 4270-3
      #596e78
      ΔE = 2.136
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Union Blue 70BG 15/076
      #55666c
      ΔE = 2.146
    2. ★ Village Blue 70BG 17/116
      #516d78
      ΔE = 2.248
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Northern Star 26-19
      #506771
      ΔE = 2.206
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nocturnal Gray / 2135-30
      #56666c
      ΔE = 2.261
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5010-B10G
      #5d6a6f
      ΔE = 2.425
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Iron Creek / 183
      #50676b
      ΔE = 2.449
  24. Volkswagen

    1. Brilliant Blue
      #546c78
      ΔE = 2.495
    2. Atlas Gray
      #576e7a
      ΔE = 2.801
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Silent Night / 552-6
      #516772
      ΔE = 2.567
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silent Night 552-6
      #516772
      ΔE = 2.567
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Evening Coast
      #566b6d
      ΔE = 2.607
  28. Chrysler

    1. Emerald Green
      #4f6f78
      ΔE = 2.642
    2. Island Teal
      #4d6c71
      ΔE = 2.747
  29. Testors

    1. Testors 1163
      #566873
      ΔE = 2.730
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blue Lake / 8262
      #606d73
      ΔE = 2.805
  31. Colortrend

    1. Sea Swell
      #536874
      ΔE = 2.851
  32. Earthpaint

    1. 5-32-6 Sleepy Seaport
      #54717b
      ΔE = 2.854
    2. 5-34-5 Weathered Blue
      #526c79
      ΔE = 2.951
  33. Sikkens

    1. Q9.10.40
      #5f7176
      ΔE = 2.951

#556b72 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556b72 foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #556b72">…</p>

#556b72 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #556b72">…</p>

#556b72 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556b72">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598066
Binary
01010101, 01101011, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#556b72
Closest short hex
#566 ΔE = 4.305
RGB
rgb(85, 107, 114)
RGBA
rgba(85, 107, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.350, b: 0.373
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.382%, blue: 0.447%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179150 / 0xff556b72
HSL
hsl(194, 15%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 15%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (194.483), saturation: 25% (0.254), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 194.483, saturation: 25.439%, perceived brightness: 39.920%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 215.399, S: 35.522, L: 43.743
Cubehelix
H: -172.673, S: 0.176, L: 0.397
TSL
T: -1.768, S: 0.078, L: 0.397
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.254), magenta: 6% (0.061), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 12.040, Y: 13.661, Z: 17.919
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.313, Y: 13.661
CIELab
L: 43.743, a: -6.399, b: -6.595
CIELuv
L: 43.743, u: -11.336, v: -8.056
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.743, C: 9.190, H: 225.866
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.743, C: 13.906, H: 215.399
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.961, a: -6.534, b: -2.871
CIECAM02
J: 33.217, C: 16.001, h: 218.940, Q: 113.550, M: 13.992, s: 35.103, H: 277.927
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.109, jaune: -1.134, green: 1.434
LMS
L: 11.782, M: 14.827, S: 17.843
YCbCr
Y: 102.945, Cb: 134.329, Cr: 117.845
YCgCo
Y: 103.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 101.220, Db: 19.231, Dr: 30.845
YPbPr
Y: 102.818, Pb: 6.030, Pr: -11.322
xvYCC
Y: 104.303, Cb: 133.297, Cr: 118.054
YIQ
Y: 101.220, I: -15.355, Q: -2.474
YUV
Y: 101.220, U: 6.290, V: -14.230
Munsell Color System
7.5B 4/2 ΔE = 2.072
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 9.993

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