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#556eca Hex Color Code

#556eca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556eca is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556eca is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.14% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #556eca has a hue of 227° (degrees), 52% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.27 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#556eca linear gradient to complementary #d1e837

  1. #556eca
  2. #7a81b7
  3. #9394a4
  4. #a7a88f
  5. #b7bd78
  6. #c5d25d
  7. #d1e837

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b59b2
  2. #4460ba
  3. #4c67c2
  4. #556eca
  5. #5d75d2
  6. #667cda
  7. #6e83e2

Tones

  1. #556eca
  2. #6473c0
  3. #7079b7
  4. #7a7fad
  5. #8284a4
  6. #8a8a9a
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#556eca to white

  1. #556eca
  2. #7684d3
  3. #949bdc
  4. #b0b3e5
  5. #caccee
  6. #e5e5f7
  7. #ffffff

#556eca to black

  1. #556eca
  2. #485ba5
  3. #3c4982
  4. #2f3760
  5. #232740
  6. #161723
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 0.848 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 2728 U
      #5368c2
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ 70 18 260 / Lazur 145
      #5874cc
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  4. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

#556eca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556eca foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #556eca">…</p>

#556eca background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #556eca">…</p>

#556eca shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556eca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598922
Binary
01010101, 01101110, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#556eca
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#56c ΔE = 3.217
RGB
rgb(85, 110, 202)
RGBA
rgba(85, 110, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.214, g: 0.277, b: 0.509
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.414%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178294 / 0xff556eca
HSL
hsl(227, 52%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 52%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.179), saturation: 58% (0.579), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 227.179, saturation: 57.921%, perceived brightness: 46.259%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.988, S: 63.681, L: 48.693
Cubehelix
H: -134.500, S: 0.744, L: 0.442
TSL
T: -2.410, S: 0.177, L: 0.443
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.579), magenta: 46% (0.455), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 19.979, Y: 17.346, Z: 58.161
xyY
x: 0.209, y: 0.182, Y: 17.346
CIELab
L: 48.693, a: 18.444, b: -50.736
CIELuv
L: 48.693, u: -13.965, v: -79.105
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.693, C: 53.985, H: 289.978
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.693, C: 80.328, H: 259.988
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.648, a: 12.745, b: -53.643
CIECAM02
J: 37.522, C: 55.603, h: 263.368, Q: 120.685, M: 48.624, s: 63.475, H: 312.855
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.429, jaune: -9.049, green: 0.900
LMS
L: 12.647, M: 15.742, S: 57.491
YCbCr
Y: 113.081, Cb: 172.088, Cr: 110.493
YCgCo
Y: 126.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: -8.000
YDbDr
Y: 113.013, Db: 133.886, Dr: 53.289
YPbPr
Y: 111.299, Pb: 48.875, Pr: -16.732
xvYCC
Y: 111.586, Cb: 170.933, Cr: 113.302
YIQ
Y: 113.013, I: -44.449, Q: 23.338
YUV
Y: 113.013, U: 43.791, V: -24.576
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.794
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.368

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