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#556be1 Hex Color Code

#556be1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556be1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556be1 is comprised of 33.33% red, 41.96% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #556be1 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 70% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.24 nm.

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#556be1 linear gradient to complementary #cfff37

  1. #556be1
  2. #7e82cb
  3. #999ab5
  4. #acb29e
  5. #bbcb84
  6. #c6e565
  7. #cfff37

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3756c8
  2. #425dd1
  3. #4b64d9
  4. #556be1
  5. #5e72e9
  6. #6779f2
  7. #7081fa

Tones

  1. #556be1
  2. #6873d6
  3. #777aca
  4. #8282be
  5. #8c8ab3
  6. #9493a7
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#556be1 to White

  1. #556be1
  2. #7982e7
  3. #9899ec
  4. #b3b2f1
  5. #cdcbf6
  6. #e6e5fb
  7. #ffffff

#556be1 to Black

  1. #556be1
  2. #4959b8
  3. #3d4790
  4. #30366a
  5. #242647
  6. #171726
  7. #000000

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#556be1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556be1 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #556be1">…</p>

#556be1 background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #556be1">…</p>

#556be1 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556be1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598177
Binary
01010101, 01101011, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#556be1
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#56d ΔE = 1.713
RGB
rgb(85, 107, 225)
RGBA
rgba(85, 107, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.204, g: 0.257, b: 0.540
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11179039 / 0xff556be1
HSL
hsl(231, 70%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 70%%, 61%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.571), saturation: 62% (0.622), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 230.571, saturation: 62.222%, perceived brightness: 47.469%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.178, S: 79.772, L: 49.351
Cubehelix
H: -131.201, S: 0.916, L: 0.445
TSL
T: -2.558, S: 0.202, L: 0.447
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.622), magenta: 52% (0.524), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 22.590, Y: 17.881, Z: 73.480
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.157, Y: 17.881
CIELab
L: 49.351, a: 28.028, b: -62.754
CIELuv
L: 49.351, u: -13.534, v: -98.518
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.351, C: 68.729, H: 294.067
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.351, C: 99.444, H: 262.178
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.286, a: 21.358, b: -73.428
CIECAM02
J: 38.020, C: 65.007, h: 265.154, Q: 121.483, M: 56.848, s: 68.407, H: 313.805
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.517, jaune: -11.298, green: 0.828
LMS
L: 12.302, M: 14.907, S: 72.572
YCbCr
Y: 113.823, Cb: 183.058, Cr: 109.964
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: -24.000, Co: -13.750
YDbDr
Y: 113.874, Db: 167.194, Dr: 54.932
YPbPr
Y: 110.810, Pb: 61.530, Pr: -16.428
xvYCC
Y: 111.166, Cb: 182.050, Cr: 113.569
YIQ
Y: 113.874, I: -51.015, Q: 32.062
YUV
Y: 113.874, U: 54.686, V: -25.331
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 10.338
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.814

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