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#556fc8 Hex Color Code

#556fc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556fc8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556fc8 is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.53% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #556fc8 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 51% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.59 nm.

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#556fc8 linear gradient to complementary #cedf3e

  1. #556fc8
  2. #7880b6
  3. #9192a3
  4. #a4a48f
  5. #b4b879
  6. #c2cb60
  7. #cedf3e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b5ab0
  2. #4461b8
  3. #4c68c0
  4. #556fc8
  5. #5d76d0
  6. #667dd8
  7. #6e84e0

Tones

  1. #556fc8
  2. #6474bf
  3. #6f79b5
  4. #797fac
  5. #8184a2
  6. #898999
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#556fc8 to white

  1. #556fc8
  2. #7685d2
  3. #939cdb
  4. #afb4e4
  5. #cacced
  6. #e5e5f6
  7. #ffffff

#556fc8 to black

  1. #556fc8
  2. #485ca4
  3. #3c4981
  4. #2f385f
  5. #222740
  6. #161723
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 18 260 / Lazur 145
      #5874cc
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. ★ 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 U
      #5c6cba
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 2130 C
      #5576d1
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  5. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 15.8%

#556fc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556fc8 foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #556fc8">…</p>

#556fc8 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #556fc8">…</p>

#556fc8 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556fc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5599176
Binary
01010101, 01101111, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#556fc8
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#57c ΔE = 3.049
RGB
rgb(85, 111, 200)
RGBA
rgba(85, 111, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.215, g: 0.280, b: 0.505
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178040 / 0xff556fc8
HSL
hsl(226, 51%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 51%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.435), saturation: 57% (0.575), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 226.435, saturation: 57.500%, perceived brightness: 46.322%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.498, S: 62.045, L: 48.845
Cubehelix
H: -135.251, S: 0.726, L: 0.443
TSL
T: -2.377, S: 0.174, L: 0.445
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.575), magenta: 44% (0.445), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 19.853, Y: 17.469, Z: 56.958
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.185, Y: 17.469
CIELab
L: 48.845, a: 17.157, b: -49.347
CIELuv
L: 48.845, u: -14.254, v: -76.890
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.845, C: 52.244, H: 289.172
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.845, C: 78.200, H: 259.498
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.796, a: 11.644, b: -51.542
CIECAM02
J: 37.675, C: 54.530, h: 262.822, Q: 120.931, M: 47.685, s: 62.795, H: 312.566
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.418, jaune: -8.787, green: 0.950
LMS
L: 12.803, M: 16.032, S: 56.310
YCbCr
Y: 113.389, Cb: 170.919, Cr: 110.267
YCgCo
Y: 126.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: -7.500
YDbDr
Y: 113.372, Db: 130.337, Dr: 53.971
YPbPr
Y: 111.870, Pb: 47.490, Pr: -17.094
xvYCC
Y: 112.077, Cb: 169.717, Cr: 112.984
YIQ
Y: 113.372, I: -44.081, Q: 22.193
YUV
Y: 113.372, U: 42.630, V: -24.891
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.374
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.317

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