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#556dcb Hex Color Code

#556dcb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556dcb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556dcb is comprised of 33.33% red, 42.75% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #556dcb has a hue of 228° (degrees), 53% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.01 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#556dcb linear gradient to complementary #d6f030

  1. #556dcb
  2. #7b81b8
  3. #9696a4
  4. #aaab8f
  5. #bbc277
  6. #cad95b
  7. #d6f030

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b59b3
  2. #445fbb
  3. #4c66c3
  4. #556dcb
  5. #5d74d3
  6. #667bdb
  7. #6e82e3

Tones

  1. #556dcb
  2. #6473c1
  3. #7078b8
  4. #7a7eae
  5. #8284a4
  6. #8a8a9a
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#556dcb to white

  1. #556dcb
  2. #7683d4
  3. #949bdd
  4. #b0b3e6
  5. #cbccee
  6. #e5e5f7
  7. #ffffff

#556dcb to black

  1. #556dcb
  2. #485aa6
  3. #3c4882
  4. #2f3760
  5. #232641
  6. #161723
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 2131 U
      #5c6cba
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  6. Green Planet Paints

    1. Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 18.3%

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#556dcb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556dcb foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #556dcb">…</p>

#556dcb background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #556dcb">…</p>

#556dcb shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556dcb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598667
Binary
01010101, 01101101, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#556dcb
LRV
≈ 17.2%
Closest short hex
#56c ΔE = 2.747
RGB
rgb(85, 109, 203)
RGBA
rgba(85, 109, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.214, g: 0.275, b: 0.511
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178549 / 0xff556dcb
HSL
hsl(228, 53%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 53%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.797), saturation: 58% (0.581), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 227.797, saturation: 58.128%, perceived brightness: 46.122%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.367, S: 64.624, L: 48.485
Cubehelix
H: -133.885, S: 0.755, L: 0.440
TSL
T: -2.437, S: 0.178, L: 0.441
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.581), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 19.991, Y: 17.179, Z: 58.751
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.179, Y: 17.179
CIELab
L: 48.485, a: 19.399, b: -51.642
CIELuv
L: 48.485, u: -13.665, v: -80.509
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.485, C: 55.166, H: 290.588
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.485, C: 81.660, H: 260.367
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.447, a: 13.561, b: -55.029
CIECAM02
J: 37.321, C: 56.275, h: 263.821, Q: 120.362, M: 49.211, s: 63.942, H: 313.095
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.438, jaune: -9.221, green: 0.850
LMS
L: 12.488, M: 15.454, S: 58.069
YCbCr
Y: 112.675, Cb: 172.818, Cr: 110.790
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: -17.500, Co: -8.250
YDbDr
Y: 112.540, Db: 136.102, Dr: 52.390
YPbPr
Y: 110.656, Pb: 49.760, Pr: -16.324
xvYCC
Y: 111.034, Cb: 171.711, Cr: 113.660
YIQ
Y: 112.540, I: -44.496, Q: 24.172
YUV
Y: 112.540, U: 44.516, V: -24.161
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.073
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.527

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