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#556ce1 Hex Color Code

#556ce1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556ce1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556ce1 is comprised of 33.33% red, 42.35% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #556ce1 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 70% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.45 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#556ce1 linear gradient to complementary #d0ff37

  1. #556ce1
  2. #7e83cb
  3. #999ab5
  4. #adb39e
  5. #bbcc83
  6. #c7e565
  7. #d0ff37

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3757c8
  2. #415ed0
  3. #4b65d9
  4. #556ce1
  5. #5e73e9
  6. #677af2
  7. #7082fa

Tones

  1. #556ce1
  2. #6873d6
  3. #777bca
  4. #8283be
  5. #8c8bb3
  6. #9493a7
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#556ce1 to white

  1. #556ce1
  2. #7983e7
  3. #989aec
  4. #b3b2f1
  5. #cdcbf6
  6. #e6e5fb
  7. #ffffff

#556ce1 to black

  1. #556ce1
  2. #4959b8
  3. #3d4890
  4. #30366a
  5. #242647
  6. #171726
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. Green Planet Paints

    1. Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. Ford

    1. Seascape Blue
      #4268dd
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. 75 26 270 / Aquarell 105
      #5c70f0
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

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#556ce1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556ce1 foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #556ce1">…</p>

#556ce1 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #556ce1">…</p>

#556ce1 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556ce1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598433
Binary
01010101, 01101100, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#556ce1
LRV
≈ 18.1%
Closest short hex
#56d ΔE = 2.047
RGB
rgb(85, 108, 225)
RGBA
rgba(85, 108, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.203, g: 0.258, b: 0.538
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.411%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178783 / 0xff556ce1
HSL
hsl(230, 70%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 70%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.143), saturation: 62% (0.622), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 230.143, saturation: 62.222%, perceived brightness: 47.673%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.971, S: 79.616, L: 49.606
Cubehelix
H: -131.607, S: 0.911, L: 0.447
TSL
T: -2.539, S: 0.201, L: 0.449
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.622), magenta: 52% (0.520), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 22.695, Y: 18.091, Z: 73.515
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.158, Y: 18.091
CIELab
L: 49.606, a: 27.410, b: -62.343
CIELuv
L: 49.606, u: -13.821, v: -97.985
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.606, C: 68.102, H: 293.733
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.606, C: 98.955, H: 261.971
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.533, a: 20.811, b: -72.705
CIECAM02
J: 38.263, C: 64.757, h: 264.880, Q: 121.871, M: 56.629, s: 68.167, H: 313.659
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.512, jaune: -11.216, green: 0.870
LMS
L: 12.464, M: 15.189, S: 72.609
YCbCr
Y: 114.327, Cb: 182.767, Cr: 109.596
YCgCo
Y: 131.500, Cg: -23.500, Co: -13.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.461, Db: 166.311, Dr: 56.048
YPbPr
Y: 111.525, Pb: 61.145, Pr: -16.882
xvYCC
Y: 111.780, Cb: 181.712, Cr: 113.170
YIQ
Y: 114.461, I: -51.289, Q: 31.539
YUV
Y: 114.461, U: 54.397, V: -25.846
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 10.437
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.570

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