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#556ce9 Hex Color Code

#556ce9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556ce9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556ce9 is comprised of 33.33% red, 42.35% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #556ce9 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 77% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.09 nm.

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#556ce9 linear gradient to complementary #ccff3f

  1. #556ce9
  2. #7f83d3
  3. #999abc
  4. #acb3a4
  5. #bacc89
  6. #c5e56a
  7. #ccff3f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3557d0
  2. #405ed8
  3. #4b65e1
  4. #556ce9
  5. #5f73f1
  6. #687bfa
  7. #7182ff

Tones

  1. #556ce9
  2. #6a74dd
  3. #797cd1
  4. #8585c5
  5. #908db8
  6. #9896ac
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#556ce9 to White

  1. #556ce9
  2. #7a83ed
  3. #999af2
  4. #b4b2f5
  5. #cecbf9
  6. #e7e5fc
  7. #ffffff

#556ce9 to Black

  1. #556ce9
  2. #4959be
  3. #3d4895
  4. #31366e
  5. #242649
  6. #171727
  7. #000000

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#556ce9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556ce9 foreground

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="color: #556ce9">…</p>

#556ce9 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #556ce9">…</p>

#556ce9 shadow

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556ce9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598441
Binary
01010101, 01101100, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#556ce9
Closest short hex
#56e ΔE = 2.233
RGB
rgb(85, 108, 233)
RGBA
rgba(85, 108, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.200, g: 0.254, b: 0.547
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 41.140%, blue: 91.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178775 / 0xff556ce9
HSL
hsl(231, 77%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 77%%, 62%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.676), saturation: 64% (0.635), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 230.676, saturation: 63.519, perceived brightness: 48.342
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.327, S: 85.001, L: 50.142
Cubehelix
H: -131.102, S: 0.967, L: 0.450
TSL
T: -2.562, S: 0.209, L: 0.452
CMYK
cyan: 64 (0.635), magenta: 54 (0.536), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 9 (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 67 (0.667), magenta: 58 (0.576), yellow: 9 (0.086)
XYZ
X: 23.812, Y: 18.538, Z: 79.398
xyY
x: 0.196, y: 0.152, Y: 18.538
CIELab
L: 50.142, a: 30.108, b: -65.980
CIELuv
L: 50.142, u: -14.000, v: -103.915
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.142, C: 72.525, H: 294.529
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.142, C: 104.854, H: 262.327
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.055, a: 23.374, b: -79.198
CIECAM02
J: 38.725, C: 67.562, h: 264.982, Q: 122.605, M: 59.082, s: 69.418, H: 313.713
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.535, jaune: -11.895, green: 0.916
LMS
L: 12.519, M: 15.198, S: 78.404
YCbCr
Y: 115.111, Cb: 186.279, Cr: 109.028
YCgCo
Y: 133.500, Cg: -25.500, Co: -15.750
YDbDr
Y: 115.373, Db: 176.975, Dr: 57.784
YPbPr
Y: 112.101, Pb: 65.145, Pr: -17.250
xvYCC
Y: 112.275, Cb: 185.225, Cr: 112.847
YIQ
Y: 115.373, I: -53.859, Q: 34.028
YUV
Y: 115.373, U: 57.885, V: -26.646
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 11.645
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 6.652

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