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#556bd6 Hex Color Code

#556bd6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556bd6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556bd6 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.96% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #556bd6 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 61% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.79 nm.

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

#556bd6 linear gradient to complementary #d5ff2c

  1. #556bd6
  2. #7e82c2
  3. #9999ac
  4. #adb296
  5. #bdcb7c
  6. #cae55d
  7. #d5ff2c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3957be
  2. #435dc6
  3. #4c64ce
  4. #556bd6
  5. #5e72de
  6. #6679e6
  7. #6f80ee

Tones

  1. #556bd6
  2. #6672cc
  3. #7379c1
  4. #7e80b6
  5. #8887ac
  6. #8f8fa1
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#556bd6 to white

  1. #556bd6
  2. #7882dd
  3. #9699e5
  4. #b1b2ec
  5. #cccbf2
  6. #e6e5f9
  7. #ffffff

#556bd6 to black

  1. #556bd6
  2. #4959af
  3. #3c4789
  4. #303665
  5. #232644
  6. #161724
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Seascape Blue
      #4268dd
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 19.6%

#556bd6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556bd6 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #556bd6">…</p>

#556bd6 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #556bd6">…</p>

#556bd6 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556bd6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598166
Binary
01010101, 01101011, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#556bd6
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#56c ΔE = 2.092
RGB
rgb(85, 107, 214)
RGBA
rgba(85, 107, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.209, g: 0.264, b: 0.527
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.407%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179050 / 0xff556bd6
HSL
hsl(230, 61%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 61%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.767), saturation: 60% (0.603), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 229.767, saturation: 60.280%, perceived brightness: 46.569%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.626, S: 72.454, L: 48.636
Cubehelix
H: -131.965, S: 0.840, L: 0.440
TSL
T: -2.523, S: 0.191, L: 0.442
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.603), magenta: 50% (0.500), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 21.138, Y: 17.300, Z: 65.831
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.166, Y: 17.300
CIELab
L: 48.636, a: 24.327, b: -57.675
CIELuv
L: 48.636, u: -13.280, v: -90.219
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.636, C: 62.596, H: 292.870
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.636, C: 91.192, H: 261.626
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.593, a: 17.925, b: -64.724
CIECAM02
J: 37.406, C: 61.013, h: 264.949, Q: 120.498, M: 53.355, s: 66.542, H: 313.696
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.483, jaune: -10.351, green: 0.778
LMS
L: 12.231, M: 14.896, S: 65.037
YCbCr
Y: 112.745, Cb: 178.229, Cr: 110.745
YCgCo
Y: 128.250, Cg: -21.250, Co: -11.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.620, Db: 152.531, Dr: 52.545
YPbPr
Y: 110.018, Pb: 56.030, Pr: -15.922
xvYCC
Y: 110.486, Cb: 177.219, Cr: 114.014
YIQ
Y: 112.620, I: -47.481, Q: 28.639
YUV
Y: 112.620, U: 49.890, V: -24.231
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 8.620
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.578

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