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#556daf Hex Color Code

#556daf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556daf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556daf is comprised of 33.33% red, 42.75% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #556daf has a hue of 224° (degrees), 36% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.09 nm.

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#556daf linear gradient to complementary #b8ba4a

  1. #556daf
  2. #6f79a0
  3. #838592
  4. #939282
  5. #a19f72
  6. #adac5f
  7. #b8ba4a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e5999
  2. #4660a0
  3. #4d66a8
  4. #556daf
  5. #5c74b6
  6. #647bbe
  7. #6b82c6

Tones

  1. #556daf
  2. #5f70a8
  3. #6874a0
  4. #707799
  5. #777b91
  6. #7d7e8a
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#556daf to white

  1. #556daf
  2. #7384bc
  3. #909bca
  4. #acb3d7
  5. #c8cce4
  6. #e3e5f2
  7. #ffffff

#556daf to black

  1. #556daf
  2. #485a8f
  3. #3b4871
  4. #2e3754
  5. #212639
  6. #15171f
  7. #000000

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 0.665 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 CP
      #566eac
      ΔE = 0.990 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 18-4043 TPG
      #4871b3
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sheer Delight / T08 24-4
      #5571af
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  12. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  20. Caparol

    1. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  27. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  29. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

#556daf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556daf foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #556daf">…</p>

#556daf background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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

#556daf shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556daf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598639
Binary
01010101, 01101101, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#556daf
LRV
≈ 16.0%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 2.735
RGB
rgb(85, 109, 175)
RGBA
rgba(85, 109, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.295, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178577 / 0xff556daf
HSL
hsl(224, 36%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 36%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.000), saturation: 51% (0.514), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 224.000, saturation: 51.429%, perceived brightness: 44.064%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.193, S: 54.621, L: 46.925
Cubehelix
H: -137.768, S: 0.562, L: 0.428
TSL
T: -2.272, S: 0.147, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.514), magenta: 38% (0.377), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 16.950, Y: 15.963, Z: 42.737
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.211, Y: 15.963
CIELab
L: 46.925, a: 10.208, b: -37.943
CIELuv
L: 46.925, u: -13.146, v: -57.829
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.925, C: 39.292, H: 285.058
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.925, C: 59.304, H: 257.193
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.953, a: 5.811, b: -35.454
CIECAM02
J: 35.984, C: 44.591, h: 261.141, Q: 118.186, M: 38.994, s: 57.440, H: 311.682
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.341, jaune: -6.698, green: 0.905
LMS
L: 12.338, M: 15.431, S: 42.296
YCbCr
Y: 109.931, Cb: 160.526, Cr: 112.778
YCgCo
Y: 119.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 109.348, Db: 98.778, Dr: 46.314
YPbPr
Y: 108.640, Pb: 35.760, Pr: -15.036
xvYCC
Y: 109.303, Cb: 159.413, Cr: 114.792
YIQ
Y: 109.348, I: -35.501, Q: 15.460
YUV
Y: 109.348, U: 32.308, V: -21.361
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.565
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.081

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