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#556faa Hex Color Code

#556faa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556faa is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556faa is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.53% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #556faa has a hue of 222° (degrees), 33% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.33 nm.

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#556faa linear gradient to complementary #b1ab4e

  1. #556faa
  2. #6d789c
  3. #7f828e
  4. #8e8c80
  5. #9b9671
  6. #a6a060
  7. #b1ab4e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3f5b94
  2. #46629b
  3. #4e68a3
  4. #556faa
  5. #5c76b1
  6. #647db9
  7. #6b84c1

Tones

  1. #556faa
  2. #5f72a3
  3. #67749c
  4. #6e7795
  5. #757a8e
  6. #7b7d87
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#556faa to white

  1. #556faa
  2. #7385b8
  3. #8f9cc6
  4. #abb4d4
  5. #c7cce2
  6. #e3e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#556faa to black

  1. #556faa
  2. #485c8b
  3. #3b496e
  4. #2e3852
  5. #212737
  6. #15171f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 0.791 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 0.861 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3506 U
      #5671a9
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 7683 C
      #426da9
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Mystic Mauve 1
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 69BB 17/324
      #5873a7
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Pharaoh'S Purple / NP PB 1499 D
      #5976ae
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  21. Berger

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  23. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dazzle
      #4c6fa7
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  25. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  27. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  28. Caparol

    1. 67 14 246 / Lago 80
      #4470b0
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  31. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  32. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  33. Glidden

    1. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

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#556faa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556faa foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #556faa">…</p>

#556faa background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #556faa">…</p>

#556faa shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556faa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5599146
Binary
01010101, 01101111, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#556faa
LRV
≈ 16.2%
Closest short hex
#57b ΔE = 3.589
RGB
rgb(85, 111, 170)
RGBA
rgba(85, 111, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.303, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.411%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178070 / 0xff556faa
HSL
hsl(222, 33%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 33%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.647), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 221.647, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 44.172%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.225, S: 54.133, L: 47.238
Cubehelix
H: -140.289, S: 0.521, L: 0.430
TSL
T: -2.171, S: 0.141, L: 0.431
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 35% (0.347), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 16.684, Y: 16.201, Z: 40.270
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.221, Y: 16.201
CIELab
L: 47.238, a: 7.381, b: -34.531
CIELuv
L: 47.238, u: -13.790, v: -52.284
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.238, C: 35.312, H: 282.066
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.238, C: 54.072, H: 255.225
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.251, a: 3.549, b: -31.143
CIECAM02
J: 36.286, C: 41.742, h: 258.882, Q: 118.681, M: 36.503, s: 55.459, H: 310.506
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.313, jaune: -6.068, green: 1.052
LMS
L: 12.646, M: 16.009, S: 39.872
YCbCr
Y: 110.449, Cb: 157.749, Cr: 112.397
YCgCo
Y: 119.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 109.952, Db: 90.347, Dr: 47.461
YPbPr
Y: 109.710, Pb: 32.490, Pr: -15.714
xvYCC
Y: 110.222, Cb: 156.540, Cr: 114.196
YIQ
Y: 109.952, I: -34.443, Q: 12.859
YUV
Y: 109.952, U: 29.550, V: -21.891
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.674
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.064

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