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Behr Becca Boo PPKR-39 / #556ca1 Hex Color Code

#556ca1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556ca1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556ca1 is comprised of 33.33% red, 42.35% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #556ca1 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 31% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.46 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#556ca1 linear gradient to complementary #a6a150

  1. #556ca1
  2. #697495
  3. #797d88
  4. #86857b
  5. #928e6e
  6. #9d9860
  7. #a6a150

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #40598c
  2. #475f93
  3. #4e659a
  4. #556ca1
  5. #5c73a8
  6. #6379af
  7. #6a80b7

Tones

  1. #556ca1
  2. #5d6e9b
  3. #657194
  4. #6b738e
  5. #717688
  6. #767881
  7. #7b7b7b

Tints and Shades

#556ca1 to white

  1. #556ca1
  2. #7283b0
  3. #8e9ac0
  4. #aab2cf
  5. #c6cbdf
  6. #e2e5ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#556ca1 to black

  1. #556ca1
  2. #485984
  3. #3a4868
  4. #2d364e
  5. #212635
  6. #15171e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 0.790 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. New Age Blue PPU15-05
      #486eae
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 3.377 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  4. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. V2.25.41
      #6c75a2
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  7. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  10. Dulux

    1. 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  13. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 3.472 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  18. Glidden

    1. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  20. Plascon

    1. Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  23. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  24. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.083 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.083 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  26. Chrysler

    1. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 3.145 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 4.299 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  28. General Paint

    1. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  29. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  30. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 3.457 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Lupine - 6810
      #4e739f
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  32. Brillux

    1. 57.18.24
      #44669b
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 57.15.24
      #4e6793
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  34. Brighto Paints

    1. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  36. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5030-R70B
      #58668a
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  37. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  38. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  39. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  40. Alcro

    1. Robin blue
      #50719e
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  41. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Fairy Blue / 9142
      #6976a0
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  42. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  43. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  44. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  45. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 3.897 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  47. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 30
      #5f76a8
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. RAL 280 50 25
      #6477a0
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  48. Duron

    1. Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  49. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 4.081 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  50. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Nile Blue / CSP-560
      #4f729b
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  51. Marston & Langinger

    1. Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  52. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  53. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  54. California Paints

    1. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  55. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  56. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  57. Olympic

    1. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  58. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2110 CP
      #656c91
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 18-4043 TCX
      #346cb0
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  59. Dulux Australia

    1. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  60. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  61. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  62. Caparol

    1. 39/19
      #4470a0
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  63. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  64. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  65. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  66. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  67. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  68. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  69. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  70. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  71. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  72. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  73. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 14.3%

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#556ca1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556ca1 foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #556ca1">…</p>

#556ca1 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #556ca1">…</p>

#556ca1 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556ca1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598369
Binary
01010101, 01101100, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#556ca1
LRV
≈ 15.2%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 2.391
RGB
rgb(85, 108, 161)
RGBA
rgba(85, 108, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.305, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 40.257%, blue: 63.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178847 / 0xff556ca1
HSL
hsl(222, 31%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 31%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.842), saturation: 47% (0.472), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 221.842, saturation: 47.205%, perceived brightness: 42.891%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.012, S: 50.341, L: 45.946
Cubehelix
H: -140.077, S: 0.470, L: 0.419
TSL
T: -2.180, S: 0.131, L: 0.420
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.472), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 15.540, Y: 15.229, Z: 35.832
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.229, Y: 15.229
CIELab
L: 45.946, a: 6.397, b: -31.278
CIELuv
L: 45.946, u: -12.533, v: -46.813
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.946, C: 31.925, H: 281.558
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.946, C: 48.461, H: 255.012
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.024, a: 2.789, b: -27.123
CIECAM02
J: 35.129, C: 38.485, h: 259.146, Q: 116.773, M: 33.654, s: 53.685, H: 310.643
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.294, jaune: -5.489, green: 0.929
LMS
L: 12.111, M: 15.135, S: 35.491
YCbCr
Y: 108.055, Cb: 154.671, Cr: 114.140
YCoCg
Y: 115.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 107.165, Db: 80.999, Dr: 42.160
YPbPr
Y: 106.917, Pb: 29.145, Pr: -13.938
xvYCC
Y: 107.823, Cb: 153.602, Cr: 115.756
YIQ
Y: 107.165, I: -30.728, Q: 11.627
YUV
Y: 107.165, U: 26.493, V: -19.446
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.460
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.146

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