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#556d9c Hex Color Code

#556d9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556d9c is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #556d9c is comprised of 33.33% red, 42.75% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #556d9c has a hue of 220° (degrees), 29% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.72 nm.

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#556d9c linear gradient to complementary #9f9452

  1. #556d9c
  2. #677390
  3. #767985
  4. #828079
  5. #8d866d
  6. #968d60
  7. #9f9452

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #405987
  2. #47608e
  3. #4e6695
  4. #556d9c
  5. #5c74a3
  6. #637aaa
  7. #6a81b2

Tones

  1. #556d9c
  2. #5d6f96
  3. #647190
  4. #6a738b
  5. #6f7585
  6. #74777f
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#556d9c to white

  1. #556d9c
  2. #7284ac
  3. #8e9bbc
  4. #aab3cd
  5. #c6ccdd
  6. #e2e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#556d9c to black

  1. #556d9c
  2. #475a80
  3. #3a4865
  4. #2d374c
  5. #212634
  6. #15171d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 3
      #526c9d
      ΔE = 0.708 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Mystic Mauve 1
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4040-R80B
      #50729f
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 1.176 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7686 UP
      #4e6a9d
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. P 107-4 U
      #5c6f95
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 590B-6 Flying Fish
      #476ca3
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-c4
      #4a6fa4
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 37-b6
      #536692
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Bluer Than Blue
      #4f6d97
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Classic Blue
      #48689a
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  19. Alcro

    1. Robin blue
      #50719e
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5203D Purple Edge
      #5973a0
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Normandy Blue
      #5a6d93
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  25. Brillux

    1. 57.15.24
      #4e6793
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  26. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. Marston & Langinger

    1. Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  29. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  30. Volkswagen

    1. Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

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#556d9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556d9c foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #556d9c">…</p>

#556d9c background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #556d9c">…</p>

#556d9c shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556d9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598620
Binary
01010101, 01101101, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#556d9c
LRV
≈ 15.3%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 3.118
RGB
rgb(85, 109, 156)
RGBA
rgba(85, 109, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.311, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.404%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178596 / 0xff556d9c
HSL
hsl(220, 29%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 29%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.718), saturation: 46% (0.455), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 219.718, saturation: 45.513%, perceived brightness: 42.795%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.973, S: 49.411, L: 45.999
Cubehelix
H: -142.418, S: 0.433, L: 0.419
TSL
T: -2.091, S: 0.125, L: 0.420
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.455), magenta: 30% (0.301), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 15.214, Y: 15.268, Z: 33.591
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.238, Y: 15.268
CIELab
L: 45.999, a: 4.242, b: -28.246
CIELuv
L: 45.999, u: -12.828, v: -41.889
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.999, C: 28.562, H: 278.540
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.999, C: 43.809, H: 252.973
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.074, a: 1.120, b: -23.619
CIECAM02
J: 35.188, C: 35.797, h: 256.860, Q: 116.872, M: 31.304, s: 51.754, H: 309.464
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.270, jaune: -4.938, green: 1.034
LMS
L: 12.253, M: 15.418, S: 33.287
YCbCr
Y: 108.069, Cb: 152.185, Cr: 114.127
YCgCo
Y: 114.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 107.182, Db: 73.451, Dr: 42.191
YPbPr
Y: 107.272, Pb: 26.260, Pr: -14.162
xvYCC
Y: 108.128, Cb: 151.068, Cr: 115.560
YIQ
Y: 107.182, I: -29.397, Q: 9.548
YUV
Y: 107.182, U: 24.024, V: -19.460
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.860
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 5.969

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