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#556fad Hex Color Code

#556fad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556fad is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556fad is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.53% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #556fad has a hue of 222° (degrees), 35% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.95 nm.

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#556fad linear gradient to complementary #b5b14d

  1. #556fad
  2. #6e799f
  3. #818490
  4. #918f81
  5. #9e9a72
  6. #aaa561
  7. #b5b14d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e5b97
  2. #46619e
  3. #4d68a5
  4. #556fad
  5. #5c76b5
  6. #647dbc
  7. #6b84c4

Tones

  1. #556fad
  2. #5f72a6
  3. #68759e
  4. #6f7897
  5. #767b90
  6. #7c7e88
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#556fad to white

  1. #556fad
  2. #7385bb
  3. #909cc8
  4. #acb4d6
  5. #c7cce4
  6. #e3e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#556fad to black

  1. #556fad
  2. #485c8e
  3. #3b4970
  4. #2e3853
  5. #212738
  6. #15171f
  7. #000000

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#556fad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556fad foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #556fad">…</p>

#556fad background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #556fad">…</p>

#556fad shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556fad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5599149
Binary
01010101, 01101111, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#556fad
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#57b ΔE = 3.256
RGB
rgb(85, 111, 173)
RGBA
rgba(85, 111, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.301, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178067 / 0xff556fad
HSL
hsl(222, 35%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 35%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.273), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 222.273, saturation: 50.867%, perceived brightness: 44.375%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.832, S: 54.909, L: 47.387
Cubehelix
H: -139.610, S: 0.542, L: 0.431
TSL
T: -2.198, S: 0.145, L: 0.433
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 36% (0.358), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 16.971, Y: 16.316, Z: 41.782
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.217, Y: 16.316
CIELab
L: 47.387, a: 8.335, b: -36.049
CIELuv
L: 47.387, u: -13.833, v: -54.795
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.387, C: 37.000, H: 283.019
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.387, C: 56.514, H: 255.832
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.393, a: 4.308, b: -33.053
CIECAM02
J: 36.415, C: 43.097, h: 259.490, Q: 118.891, M: 37.687, s: 56.302, H: 310.821
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.324, jaune: -6.344, green: 1.034
LMS
L: 12.660, M: 16.011, S: 41.361
YCbCr
Y: 110.743, Cb: 159.066, Cr: 112.184
YCgCo
Y: 120.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 110.294, Db: 94.346, Dr: 48.112
YPbPr
Y: 109.926, Pb: 33.990, Pr: -15.852
xvYCC
Y: 110.407, Cb: 157.858, Cr: 114.075
YIQ
Y: 110.294, I: -35.407, Q: 13.793
YUV
Y: 110.294, U: 30.858, V: -22.191
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.480
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.807

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