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#556bd7 Hex Color Code

#556bd7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556bd7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556bd7 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.96% green and 84.31% blue. In the HSL color space #556bd7 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 62% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.73 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#556bd7 linear gradient to complementary #d5ff2d

  1. #556bd7
  2. #7e82c2
  3. #9999ad
  4. #adb296
  5. #bdcb7d
  6. #cae55e
  7. #d5ff2d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3956bf
  2. #435dc7
  3. #4c64cf
  4. #556bd7
  5. #5e72df
  6. #6679e7
  7. #6f80ef

Tones

  1. #556bd7
  2. #6672cc
  3. #7479c2
  4. #7e80b7
  5. #8887ac
  6. #8f8fa1
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#556bd7 to white

  1. #556bd7
  2. #7882de
  3. #9699e5
  4. #b2b2ec
  5. #cccbf3
  6. #e6e5f9
  7. #ffffff

#556bd7 to black

  1. #556bd7
  2. #4959b0
  3. #3c478a
  4. #303666
  5. #232644
  6. #161725
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. Green Planet Paints

    1. ★ Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Seascape Blue
      #4268dd
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 19.6%

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#556bd7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556bd7 foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #556bd7">…</p>

#556bd7 background

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="background-color: #556bd7">…</p>

#556bd7 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556bd7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598167
Binary
01010101, 01101011, 11010111
Hexadecimal
#556bd7
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#56c ΔE = 2.191
RGB
rgb(85, 107, 215)
RGBA
rgba(85, 107, 215, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.209, g: 0.263, b: 0.528
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.407%, blue: 0.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179049 / 0xff556bd7
HSL
hsl(230, 62%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 62%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.846), saturation: 60% (0.605), value: 84% (0.843)
HSP
hue: 229.846, saturation: 60.465%, perceived brightness: 46.649%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.681, S: 73.118, L: 48.700
Cubehelix
H: -131.890, S: 0.847, L: 0.440
TSL
T: -2.526, S: 0.192, L: 0.442
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.605), magenta: 50% (0.502), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.157)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 16% (0.157)
XYZ
X: 21.266, Y: 17.351, Z: 66.505
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.165, Y: 17.351
CIELab
L: 48.700, a: 24.663, b: -58.141
CIELuv
L: 48.700, u: -13.303, v: -90.982
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.700, C: 63.156, H: 292.986
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.700, C: 91.950, H: 261.681
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.655, a: 18.232, b: -65.503
CIECAM02
J: 37.461, C: 61.384, h: 264.974, Q: 120.586, M: 53.679, s: 66.720, H: 313.709
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.487, jaune: -10.438, green: 0.782
LMS
L: 12.237, M: 14.897, S: 65.701
YCbCr
Y: 112.843, Cb: 178.668, Cr: 110.674
YCgCo
Y: 128.500, Cg: -21.500, Co: -11.250
YDbDr
Y: 112.734, Db: 153.864, Dr: 52.762
YPbPr
Y: 110.090, Pb: 56.530, Pr: -15.968
xvYCC
Y: 110.548, Cb: 177.658, Cr: 113.973
YIQ
Y: 112.734, I: -47.802, Q: 28.951
YUV
Y: 112.734, U: 50.326, V: -24.331
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 8.830
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.670

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