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#556bcd Hex Color Code

#556bcd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556bcd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556bcd is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.96% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #556bcd has a hue of 229° (degrees), 55% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.33 nm.

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#556bcd linear gradient to complementary #ddff23

  1. #556bcd
  2. #7e81ba
  3. #9999a5
  4. #afb28f
  5. #c1cb77
  6. #d0e558
  7. #ddff23

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b57b5
  2. #445dbd
  3. #4c64c5
  4. #556bcd
  5. #5d72d5
  6. #6679dd
  7. #6e80e5

Tones

  1. #556bcd
  2. #6471c3
  3. #7177b9
  4. #7b7daf
  5. #8384a5
  6. #8b8a9b
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#556bcd to white

  1. #556bcd
  2. #7782d6
  3. #9499de
  4. #b0b2e7
  5. #cbcbef
  6. #e5e5f7
  7. #ffffff

#556bcd to black

  1. #556bcd
  2. #4859a8
  3. #3c4784
  4. #2f3661
  5. #232641
  6. #161723
  7. #000000

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      #586ccc
      ΔE = 0.521 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
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      #5468c8
      ΔE = 1.206 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 U
      #5368c2
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 16.9%

#556bcd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556bcd foreground

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

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

#556bcd background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

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

#556bcd shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556bcd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598157
Binary
01010101, 01101011, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#556bcd
LRV
≈ 16.9%
Closest short hex
#56c ΔE = 1.847
RGB
rgb(85, 107, 205)
RGBA
rgba(85, 107, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.214, g: 0.270, b: 0.516
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.406%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179059 / 0xff556bcd
HSL
hsl(229, 55%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 55%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.000), saturation: 59% (0.585), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 229.000, saturation: 58.537%, perceived brightness: 45.853%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.075, S: 66.477, L: 48.074
Cubehelix
H: -132.705, S: 0.777, L: 0.436
TSL
T: -2.489, S: 0.181, L: 0.438
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.585), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 20.020, Y: 16.853, Z: 59.944
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.174, Y: 16.853
CIELab
L: 48.074, a: 21.312, b: -53.445
CIELuv
L: 48.074, u: -13.078, v: -83.275
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.074, C: 57.537, H: 291.740
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.074, C: 84.296, H: 261.075
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.052, a: 15.207, b: -57.837
CIECAM02
J: 36.926, C: 57.604, h: 264.664, Q: 119.723, M: 50.374, s: 64.866, H: 313.543
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.455, jaune: -9.565, green: 0.754
LMS
L: 12.176, M: 14.888, S: 59.238
YCbCr
Y: 111.863, Cb: 174.278, Cr: 111.384
YCgCo
Y: 126.000, Cg: -19.000, Co: -8.750
YDbDr
Y: 111.594, Db: 140.534, Dr: 50.592
YPbPr
Y: 109.370, Pb: 51.530, Pr: -15.508
xvYCC
Y: 109.930, Cb: 173.266, Cr: 114.377
YIQ
Y: 111.594, I: -44.590, Q: 25.839
YUV
Y: 111.594, U: 45.966, V: -23.331
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.736
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.011

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