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#556ec5 Hex Color Code

#556ec5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556ec5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556ec5 is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.14% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #556ec5 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 49% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.57 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#556ec5 linear gradient to complementary #cadc3e

  1. #556ec5
  2. #777fb3
  3. #8f90a0
  4. #a2a38d
  5. #b1b577
  6. #bec85f
  7. #cadc3e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b5aae
  2. #4460b5
  3. #4d67bd
  4. #556ec5
  5. #5d75cd
  6. #657cd5
  7. #6d83dd

Tones

  1. #556ec5
  2. #6373bc
  3. #6e78b3
  4. #787da9
  5. #8082a0
  6. #878897
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#556ec5 to white

  1. #556ec5
  2. #7684cf
  3. #939bd9
  4. #afb3e3
  5. #caccec
  6. #e4e5f6
  7. #ffffff

#556ec5 to black

  1. #556ec5
  2. #485ba1
  3. #3c497f
  4. #2f375e
  5. #22273f
  6. #161722
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 0.455 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 2131 U
      #5c6cba
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ 70 18 260 / Lazur 145
      #5874cc
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  5. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 16.1%

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#556ec5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556ec5 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #556ec5">…</p>

#556ec5 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #556ec5">…</p>

#556ec5 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556ec5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598917
Binary
01010101, 01101110, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#556ec5
LRV
≈ 17.1%
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 2.990
RGB
rgb(85, 110, 197)
RGBA
rgba(85, 110, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.217, g: 0.281, b: 0.503
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.413%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178299 / 0xff556ec5
HSL
hsl(227, 49%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 49%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.607), saturation: 57% (0.569), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 226.607, saturation: 56.853%, perceived brightness: 45.879%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.535, S: 60.460, L: 48.402
Cubehelix
H: -135.076, S: 0.710, L: 0.439
TSL
T: -2.385, S: 0.172, L: 0.441
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 44% (0.442), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 19.397, Y: 17.113, Z: 55.093
xyY
x: 0.212, y: 0.187, Y: 17.113
CIELab
L: 48.402, a: 16.781, b: -48.333
CIELuv
L: 48.402, u: -13.875, v: -75.121
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.402, C: 51.164, H: 289.146
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.402, C: 76.392, H: 259.535
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.368, a: 11.303, b: -50.005
CIECAM02
J: 37.271, C: 53.608, h: 263.024, Q: 120.281, M: 46.880, s: 62.430, H: 312.673
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.413, jaune: -8.604, green: 0.901
LMS
L: 12.619, M: 15.738, S: 54.470
YCbCr
Y: 112.591, Cb: 169.893, Cr: 110.848
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 112.443, Db: 127.221, Dr: 52.204
YPbPr
Y: 110.939, Pb: 46.375, Pr: -16.502
xvYCC
Y: 111.277, Cb: 168.737, Cr: 113.504
YIQ
Y: 112.443, I: -42.843, Q: 21.782
YUV
Y: 112.443, U: 41.611, V: -24.076
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.844
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.566

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