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#556ed0 Hex Color Code

#556ed0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556ed0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556ed0 is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.14% green and 81.57% blue. In the HSL color space #556ed0 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 57% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.92 nm.

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#556ed0 linear gradient to complementary #e0fd28

  1. #556ed0
  2. #7f84bc
  3. #9b9aa8
  4. #b1b291
  5. #c3cb79
  6. #d2e35a
  7. #e0fd28

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3a59b8
  2. #4360c0
  3. #4c67c8
  4. #556ed0
  5. #5e75d8
  6. #667ce0
  7. #6f84e8

Tones

  1. #556ed0
  2. #6574c6
  3. #727abc
  4. #7c80b2
  5. #8586a8
  6. #8c8d9d
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#556ed0 to white

  1. #556ed0
  2. #7784d8
  3. #959be0
  4. #b0b3e8
  5. #cbccf0
  6. #e5e5f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#556ed0 to black

  1. #556ed0
  2. #485baa
  3. #3c4985
  4. #2f3763
  5. #232742
  6. #161724
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. Green Planet Paints

    1. ★ Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  5. Auro

    1. Cornflower Blue
      #366cdb
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 3.076 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 3.098 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  7. Ford

    1. Seascape Blue
      #4268dd
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Blue
      #226ad3
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  8. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  10. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  11. Caparol

    1. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70 25 260 / Lazur 175
      #3464dc
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  13. RAL

    1. RAL 290 50 40
      #6370b6
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #0073de
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  19. Berger

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

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#556ed0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556ed0 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #556ed0">…</p>

#556ed0 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #556ed0">…</p>

#556ed0 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556ed0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598928
Binary
01010101, 01101110, 11010000
Hexadecimal
#556ed0
LRV
≈ 17.6%
Closest short hex
#56c ΔE = 2.874
RGB
rgb(85, 110, 208)
RGBA
rgba(85, 110, 208, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.273, b: 0.516
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 41.481%, blue: 81.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178288 / 0xff556ed0
HSL
hsl(228, 57%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 57%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.805), saturation: 59% (0.591), value: 82% (0.816)
HSP
hue: 227.805, saturation: 59.135%, perceived brightness: 46.723%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.469, S: 67.748, L: 49.051
Cubehelix
H: -133.877, S: 0.786, L: 0.444
TSL
T: -2.437, S: 0.183, L: 0.446
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.591), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.184)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 18% (0.184)
XYZ
X: 20.704, Y: 17.636, Z: 61.975
xyY
x: 0.206, y: 0.176, Y: 17.636
CIELab
L: 49.051, a: 20.450, b: -53.591
CIELuv
L: 49.051, u: -14.076, v: -83.832
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.051, C: 57.361, H: 290.886
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.051, C: 85.006, H: 260.469
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.995, a: 14.511, b: -58.103
CIECAM02
J: 37.831, C: 57.941, h: 263.705, Q: 121.181, M: 50.669, s: 64.663, H: 313.034
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.449, jaune: -9.578, green: 0.905
LMS
L: 12.683, M: 15.747, S: 61.248
YCbCr
Y: 113.669, Cb: 174.722, Cr: 110.067
YCoCg
Y: 128.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: -9.500
YDbDr
Y: 113.697, Db: 141.884, Dr: 54.591
YPbPr
Y: 111.731, Pb: 51.875, Pr: -17.008
xvYCC
Y: 111.957, Cb: 173.569, Cr: 113.060
YIQ
Y: 113.697, I: -46.377, Q: 25.205
YUV
Y: 113.697, U: 46.407, V: -25.176
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.989
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.452

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