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#556fef Hex Color Code

#556fef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556fef is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556fef is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.53% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #556fef has a hue of 230° (degrees), 83% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.4 nm.

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#556fef linear gradient to complementary #ceff45

  1. #556fef
  2. #8085d8
  3. #9b9cc1
  4. #aeb4a8
  5. #bccd8e
  6. #c6e66f
  7. #ceff45

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3359d5
  2. #3f60de
  3. #4b68e6
  4. #556fef
  5. #5f76f8
  6. #697eff
  7. #7286ff

Tones

  1. #556fef
  2. #6b77e2
  3. #7b7fd6
  4. #8888c9
  5. #9290bc
  6. #9b99af
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#556fef to White

  1. #556fef
  2. #7b85f2
  3. #9a9cf6
  4. #b5b4f8
  5. #cfccfb
  6. #e7e5fd
  7. #ffffff

#556fef to Black

  1. #556fef
  2. #495cc3
  3. #3d4999
  4. #313870
  5. #24274a
  6. #171728
  7. #000000

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#556fef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556fef foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #556fef">…</p>

#556fef background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #556fef">…</p>

#556fef shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556fef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5599215
Binary
01010101, 01101111, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#556fef
Closest short hex
#57e ΔE = 2.914
RGB
rgb(85, 111, 239)
RGBA
rgba(85, 111, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.195, g: 0.255, b: 0.549
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 42.057%, blue: 93.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178001 / 0xff556fef
HSL
hsl(230, 83%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 83%%, 64%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.870), saturation: 64% (0.644), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 229.870, saturation: 64.435, perceived brightness: 49.456
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.022, S: 88.800, L: 51.302
Cubehelix
H: -131.867, S: 0.995, L: 0.460
TSL
T: -2.527, S: 0.213, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 64 (0.644), magenta: 54 (0.536), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 6 (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 67 (0.667), magenta: 56 (0.565), yellow: 6 (0.063)
XYZ
X: 25.005, Y: 19.530, Z: 84.097
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.152, Y: 19.530
CIELab
L: 51.302, a: 30.290, b: -67.463
CIELuv
L: 51.302, u: -14.964, v: -106.775
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.302, C: 73.951, H: 294.179
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.302, C: 107.818, H: 262.022
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.193, a: 23.663, b: -81.891
CIECAM02
J: 39.808, C: 68.902, h: 264.322, Q: 124.308, M: 60.254, s: 69.622, H: 313.361
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.536, jaune: -12.158, green: 1.071
LMS
L: 13.057, M: 16.071, S: 83.041
YCbCr
Y: 117.211, Cb: 188.040, Cr: 107.498
YCgCo
Y: 136.500, Cg: -25.500, Co: -17.250
YDbDr
Y: 117.818, Db: 182.324, Dr: 62.434
YPbPr
Y: 114.678, Pb: 66.990, Pr: -18.888
xvYCC
Y: 114.488, Cb: 186.846, Cr: 111.408
YIQ
Y: 117.818, I: -56.610, Q: 34.327
YUV
Y: 117.818, U: 59.634, V: -28.791
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 12.808
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 7.008

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