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#556e7f Hex Color Code

#556e7f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556e7f is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #556e7f is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.14% green and 49.8% blue. In the HSL color space #556e7f has a hue of 204° (degrees), 20% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.94 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#556e7f linear gradient to complementary #7c6958

  1. #556e7f
  2. #5d6d78
  3. #656c72
  4. #6b6c6c
  5. #716b65
  6. #776a5f
  7. #7c6958

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #425b6b
  2. #486172
  3. #4f6878
  4. #556e7f
  5. #5b7586
  6. #627b8d
  7. #698293

Tints and Shades

#556e7f to white

  1. #556e7f
  2. #708593
  3. #8b9ca8
  4. #a7b4bd
  5. #c4ccd3
  6. #e1e5e9
  7. #ffffff

#556e7f to black

  1. #556e7f
  2. #475b69
  3. #3a4953
  4. #2d373f
  5. #20272b
  6. #141719
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Soaring Eagle / 10BB 15/154
      #576e7f
      ΔE = 0.524 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD445-5
      #526e80
      ΔE = 0.710 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 15/154
      #546f82
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Niagara Blues 1
      #4c6b80
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ DP-392 Wedgewood
      #577080
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ PMD-65
      #526f7f
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gunmetal
      #58707f
      ΔE = 1.176 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Pacific Blue
      #556c80
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9725
      #59707f
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Denim D52-5
      #5a6e7d
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Sapphire D53-5
      #4b6879
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  8. Flügger

    1. ★ Klassisk inde: Oregon Grape (No.53)
      #586d7b
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Hamlin Blue Chs-61
      #556b7d
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 35330
      #59707e
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Seachange B55-033-240
      #4e6e81
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Portage / T146-7
      #567283
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Liberate / T10 45L-1
      #4f6c79
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6202
      #5a6d7b
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ 5436
      #516d7b
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Darian Blue
      #5c6f7f
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Medium Slate Blue
      #4c697d
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Baritone Blues
      #526a7c
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Deep Twilight Blue
      #526877
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ Priory Wall
      #4e6d81
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 0633
      #5e7585
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  17. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Jade
      #567282
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Atlas Gray
      #576e7a
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Turbulent Sea / 208
      #536a79
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5803 - Turbulent Sea
      #536a79
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Winter Harbor
      #556b78
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  20. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Blue Tuscany / I63
      #547285
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  21. CIL

    1. ★ Soaring Eagle
      #556e83
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Symphony Blue 27-20
      #5c6e7c
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  23. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.09.24
      #4f6a7d
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 66.09.24
      #49697a
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Distance - 6243
      #5d6f7f
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Inky Blue - 9149
      #4e7287
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  25. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #557384
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bali Blue
      #60707f
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mozart Blue / 1665
      #547385
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-B
      #547385
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3233D Vulcan Blue
      #4e7081
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ 373
      #536f7c
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7325-63 Jazz Guitar
      #5d7082
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 7324-53 Blue Tulip
      #606e7a
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  30. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-34-5 Weathered Blue
      #526c79
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #5c7184
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Tyler Blue
      #4c697d
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Stone Fence / NP N 2003 D
      #5a6c78
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  33. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25109
      #517287
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  34. 1829

    1. Steel Blue
      #557484
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Suede Shoes / KM3159-3
      #4a6c82
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Ruskin Blue / HL 4270-3
      #596e78
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blue Suede Shoes / 7366
      #4c7183
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  37. Glidden

    1. Village Blue / 70BG 17/116
      #5c7482
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. New Hampshire Blue
      #5a6a7c
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4a7184
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. 4125 Soaring Eagle 10BB 15/154
      #4d687c
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Blue Door 30BB 17/158
      #566d84
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  40. Bristol

    1. Ironstone / P116-C6
      #5d6b79
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  41. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2168 U
      #586975
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 2167 C
      #506d85
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  42. Asian Paints

    1. Moody Purple / 9175
      #566d84
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  43. Graham & Brown

    1. Carnforth Bay
      #526e86
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Bath House Blue
      #4e7385
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  44. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Russ Grey
      #547588
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Cape Cod Bay / 0633
      #5e7585
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  46. Tollens

    1. Bleu récif
      #5d737f
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 16.1%

#556e7f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556e7f foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #556e7f">…</p>

#556e7f background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #556e7f">…</p>

#556e7f shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556e7f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598847
Binary
01010101, 01101110, 01111111
Hexadecimal
#556e7f
LRV
≈ 14.6%
Closest short hex
#567 ΔE = 3.463
RGB
rgb(85, 110, 127)
RGBA
rgba(85, 110, 127, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.342, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.395%, blue: 0.498%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178369 / 0xff556e7f
HSL
hsl(204, 20%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 20%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.286), saturation: 33% (0.331), value: 50% (0.498)
HSP
hue: 204.286, saturation: 33.071%, perceived brightness: 41.319%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.380, S: 41.620, L: 45.102
Cubehelix
H: -160.823, S: 0.246, L: 0.409
TSL
T: -2.031, S: 0.094, L: 0.410
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.331), magenta: 13% (0.134), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 50% (0.502)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 50% (0.502)
XYZ
X: 13.152, Y: 14.615, Z: 22.203
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.292, Y: 14.615
CIELab
L: 45.102, a: -4.757, b: -12.370
CIELuv
L: 45.102, u: -12.832, v: -16.651
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.102, C: 13.253, H: 248.966
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.102, C: 21.021, H: 232.380
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.229, a: -5.493, b: -7.673
CIECAM02
J: 34.418, C: 21.374, h: 234.952, Q: 115.586, M: 18.692, s: 40.213, H: 297.051
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -2.120, green: 1.447
LMS
L: 12.311, M: 15.691, S: 22.072
YCbCr
Y: 105.731, Cb: 139.163, Cr: 115.818
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 104.463, Db: 33.911, Dr: 37.014
YPbPr
Y: 105.899, Pb: 11.375, Pr: -13.282
xvYCC
Y: 106.949, Cb: 137.992, Cr: 116.333
YIQ
Y: 104.463, I: -20.354, Q: 0.003
YUV
Y: 104.463, U: 11.091, V: -17.075
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/4 ΔE = 2.715
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.111

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