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#556f72 Hex Color Code

#556f72 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556f72 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #556f72 is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.53% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #556f72 has a hue of 186° (degrees), 15% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.17 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #425c5f
  2. #486265
  3. #4f696b
  4. #556f72
  5. #5b7679
  6. #627c7f
  7. #688386

Tints and Shades

#556f72 to white

  1. #556f72
  2. #708588
  3. #8b9d9f
  4. #a7b4b6
  5. #c4cdce
  6. #e1e6e6
  7. #ffffff

#556f72 to black

  1. #556f72
  2. #475c5e
  3. #3a494b
  4. #2c3839
  5. #202728
  6. #141718
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 471
      #516e70
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5449
      #5b7073
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Galloway Green Firemist
      #587171
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Traverse Blue
      #4a7176
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7316-63 Melt Water
      #547377
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 7317-63 Tornado
      #586c70
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  5. Sico

    1. ★ 6156-63 Melt Water
      #547377
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 6157-63 Kennetcook Slate
      #596c6d
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Sabbatical B55-026-213
      #547377
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Obelisk M64-015-199
      #617274
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Evening Coast
      #566b6d
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-31-5 Blue Wish
      #517275
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 5-30-5 Hurricane
      #557575
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Jotun

    1. ★ 0263 / Bondeblå
      #5a7377
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ocean Abyss
      #4f7072
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Perfect Storm
      #506b72
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Coronet Peak / P120-C6
      #5d7174
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Florentine Blue / P221-N6
      #567279
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD454-5
      #4d6e73
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Riverway - 6222
      #5d7274
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Chrysler

    1. ★ Island Teal
      #4d6c71
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Berkeley Blue / 30BG 16/133
      #557477
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Portico 10BG 17/121
      #4d6f71
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Country Blue 30BG 19/094
      #5b7378
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.10.40
      #5d7375
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Q9.10.40
      #5f7176
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Portsmouth Blue H49
      #5e7275
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ Portsmouth Blue
      #5e7275
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Juniper Berry / 501-6
      #566b6b
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Juniper Berry 501-6
      #566b6b
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 7821 Admiral
      #4c6e74
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Green Fire / T151-8
      #566a6b
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Wayward Wind / T76-8
      #56737a
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  24. Teknos

    1. GBI167
      #577577
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2021-1
      #53696b
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. T2021-3
      #586a6f
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5010-B30G
      #5c6d6d
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  27. Brillux

    1. 69.06.24
      #53696e
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Fair Isle Blue / CSP-715
      #4a6f74
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Polished Slate / 713
      #4f6d6c
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7722 U
      #4a6b6e
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 5473 U
      #516d75
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  30. Humbrol

    1. 31 Slate Grey
      #55696a
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  31. Behr

    1. DP-316 Federal Blue
      #566f77
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  32. California Paints

    1. Portsmouth Blue
      #586d74
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  33. Dulux

    1. 30BG 16/133
      #53757a
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Ionian 24-20
      #4b6a6c
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  35. Olympic

    1. Juniper Berry D61-5
      #586a6a
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  36. CIL

    1. Berkeley Blue
      #53747b
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 15.8%

#556f72 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556f72 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #556f72">…</p>

#556f72 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #556f72">…</p>

#556f72 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556f72">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5599090
Binary
01010101, 01101111, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#556f72
LRV
≈ 14.5%
Closest short hex
#577 ΔE = 3.582
RGB
rgb(85, 111, 114)
RGBA
rgba(85, 111, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.358, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.387%, blue: 0.447%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178126 / 0xff556f72
HSL
hsl(186, 15%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 15%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.207), saturation: 25% (0.254), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 186.207, saturation: 25.439%, perceived brightness: 40.894%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 201.745, S: 38.619, L: 44.962
Cubehelix
H: -181.931, S: 0.183, L: 0.406
TSL
T: -1.595, S: 0.086, L: 0.406
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.254), magenta: 3% (0.026), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 12.467, Y: 14.515, Z: 18.061
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.322, Y: 14.515
CIELab
L: 44.962, a: -8.721, b: -4.783
CIELuv
L: 44.962, u: -13.137, v: -5.240
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.962, C: 9.947, H: 208.741
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.962, C: 14.143, H: 201.745
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.098, a: -8.260, b: -1.439
CIECAM02
J: 34.295, C: 16.499, h: 206.959, Q: 115.378, M: 14.428, s: 35.363, H: 262.638
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.090, jaune: -0.815, green: 1.728
LMS
L: 12.438, M: 15.977, S: 17.996
YCbCr
Y: 104.961, Cb: 133.165, Cr: 116.373
YCgCo
Y: 105.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 103.568, Db: 15.699, Dr: 35.309
YPbPr
Y: 105.678, Pb: 4.490, Pr: -13.138
xvYCC
Y: 106.759, Cb: 131.944, Cr: 116.459
YIQ
Y: 103.568, I: -16.452, Q: -4.564
YUV
Y: 103.568, U: 5.134, V: -16.290
Munsell Color System
2.5B 4/2 ΔE = 3.207
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 9.371

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