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#556fd2 Hex Color Code

#556fd2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556fd2 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556fd2 is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.53% green and 82.35% blue. In the HSL color space #556fd2 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 58% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.03 nm.

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#556fd2 linear gradient to complementary #e2ff28

  1. #556fd2
  2. #7f85be
  3. #9c9ca9
  4. #b2b493
  5. #c5cc7a
  6. #d4e55b
  7. #e2ff28

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #395aba
  2. #4361c2
  3. #4c68ca
  4. #556fd2
  5. #5e76da
  6. #667de2
  7. #6f85eb

Tones

  1. #556fd2
  2. #6575c8
  3. #727bbd
  4. #7c80b3
  5. #8587a8
  6. #8c8d9e
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#556fd2 to white

  1. #556fd2
  2. #7785da
  3. #959ce2
  4. #b1b4e9
  5. #cbccf1
  6. #e5e5f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#556fd2 to black

  1. #556fd2
  2. #495cac
  3. #3c4987
  4. #303864
  5. #232742
  6. #161724
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6043
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      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. Green Planet Paints

    1. ★ Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 3.343 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  6. Auro

    1. Cornflower Blue
      #366cdb
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 3.497 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  8. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 3.658 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Spa Bleu B5-B1-4
      #507cd4
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  9. Ford

    1. Seascape Blue
      #4268dd
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Blue
      #226ad3
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  10. Caparol

    1. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  12. RAL

    1. RAL 290 50 40
      #6370b6
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
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      #0073de
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      #666fb4
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

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#556fd2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556fd2 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #556fd2">…</p>

#556fd2 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #556fd2">…</p>

#556fd2 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556fd2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5599186
Binary
01010101, 01101111, 11010010
Hexadecimal
#556fd2
LRV
≈ 18.0%
Closest short hex
#57d ΔE = 2.958
RGB
rgb(85, 111, 210)
RGBA
rgba(85, 111, 210, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.209, g: 0.273, b: 0.517
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 41.774%, blue: 82.353%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178030 / 0xff556fd2
HSL
hsl(228, 58%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 58%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.520), saturation: 60% (0.595), value: 82% (0.824)
HSP
hue: 227.520, saturation: 59.524%, perceived brightness: 47.092%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.346, S: 68.871, L: 49.437
Cubehelix
H: -134.160, S: 0.795, L: 0.447
TSL
T: -2.425, S: 0.185, L: 0.449
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.595), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.176)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 18% (0.176)
XYZ
X: 21.060, Y: 17.952, Z: 63.315
xyY
x: 0.206, y: 0.175, Y: 17.952
CIELab
L: 49.437, a: 20.500, b: -54.112
CIELuv
L: 49.437, u: -14.425, v: -84.796
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.437, C: 57.865, H: 290.749
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.437, C: 86.014, H: 260.346
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.369, a: 14.577, b: -58.943
CIECAM02
J: 38.187, C: 58.437, h: 263.445, Q: 121.750, M: 51.102, s: 64.787, H: 312.896
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.450, jaune: -9.670, green: 0.955
LMS
L: 12.862, M: 16.041, S: 62.572
YCbCr
Y: 114.369, Cb: 175.309, Cr: 109.557
YCoCg
Y: 129.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: -10.000
YDbDr
Y: 114.512, Db: 143.667, Dr: 56.141
YPbPr
Y: 112.590, Pb: 52.490, Pr: -17.554
xvYCC
Y: 112.695, Cb: 174.109, Cr: 112.580
YIQ
Y: 114.512, I: -47.294, Q: 25.305
YUV
Y: 114.512, U: 46.990, V: -25.891
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 7.308
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.375

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