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#556bd9 Hex Color Code

#556bd9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556bd9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556bd9 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.96% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #556bd9 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 63% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.63 nm.

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

#556bd9 linear gradient to complementary #d2ff2f

  1. #556bd9
  2. #7e82c4
  3. #9899af
  4. #acb298
  5. #bccb7e
  6. #c8e55f
  7. #d2ff2f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3856c1
  2. #425dc9
  3. #4c64d1
  4. #556bd9
  5. #5e72e1
  6. #6779e9
  7. #6f80f2

Tones

  1. #556bd9
  2. #6772ce
  3. #7479c3
  4. #7f80b8
  5. #8888ad
  6. #908fa2
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#556bd9 to white

  1. #556bd9
  2. #7882e0
  3. #9699e7
  4. #b2b2ed
  5. #cccbf3
  6. #e6e5f9
  7. #ffffff

#556bd9 to black

  1. #556bd9
  2. #4959b1
  3. #3c478b
  4. #303667
  5. #232644
  6. #161725
  7. #000000

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    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
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      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 18.4%

#556bd9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556bd9 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #556bd9">…</p>

#556bd9 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #556bd9">…</p>

#556bd9 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556bd9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598169
Binary
01010101, 01101011, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#556bd9
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#56d ΔE = 2.035
RGB
rgb(85, 107, 217)
RGBA
rgba(85, 107, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.208, g: 0.262, b: 0.531
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.407%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179047 / 0xff556bd9
HSL
hsl(230, 63%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 63%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 61% (0.608), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 60.829%, perceived brightness: 46.811%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.789, S: 74.448, L: 48.828
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.861, L: 0.441
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.194, L: 0.443
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.608), magenta: 51% (0.507), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 21.524, Y: 17.455, Z: 67.867
xyY
x: 0.201, y: 0.163, Y: 17.455
CIELab
L: 48.828, a: 25.335, b: -59.070
CIELuv
L: 48.828, u: -13.349, v: -92.503
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.828, C: 64.274, H: 293.215
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.828, C: 93.462, H: 261.789
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.779, a: 18.849, b: -67.068
CIECAM02
J: 37.571, C: 62.120, h: 265.019, Q: 120.763, M: 54.323, s: 67.070, H: 313.733
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.493, jaune: -10.611, green: 0.790
LMS
L: 12.250, M: 14.899, S: 67.042
YCbCr
Y: 113.039, Cb: 179.546, Cr: 110.532
YCgCo
Y: 129.000, Cg: -22.000, Co: -11.750
YDbDr
Y: 112.962, Db: 156.530, Dr: 53.196
YPbPr
Y: 110.234, Pb: 57.530, Pr: -16.060
xvYCC
Y: 110.672, Cb: 178.536, Cr: 113.892
YIQ
Y: 112.962, I: -48.445, Q: 29.573
YUV
Y: 112.962, U: 51.198, V: -24.531
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 9.205
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.870

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