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#556ffe Hex Color Code

#556ffe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556ffe is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #556ffe is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.53% green and 99.61% blue. In the HSL color space #556ffe has a hue of 231° (degrees), 99% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.82 nm.

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#556ffe linear gradient to complementary #c7ff54

  1. #556ffe
  2. #8086e6
  3. #9b9dce
  4. #adb5b4
  5. #b9cd99
  6. #c2e67b
  7. #c7ff54

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2f59e3
  2. #3d60ec
  3. #4a68f5
  4. #556ffe
  5. #6077ff
  6. #6a7eff
  7. #7486ff

Tones

  1. #556ffe
  2. #6e78f0
  3. #8082e2
  4. #8e8cd5
  5. #9996c7
  6. #a2a0b8
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#556ffe to White

  1. #556ffe
  2. #7d85ff
  3. #9d9cff
  4. #b8b4ff
  5. #d1cdff
  6. #e8e6ff
  7. #ffffff

#556ffe to Black

  1. #556ffe
  2. #4a5ccf
  3. #3e49a2
  4. #323877
  5. #25274e
  6. #181729
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 26 270 / Aquarell 105
      #5c70f0
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 75 27 269 / Ultramarinblau 30
      #6068fc
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

#556ffe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556ffe foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

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

#556ffe background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #556ffe">…</p>

#556ffe shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556ffe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5599230
Binary
01010101, 01101111, 11111110
Hexadecimal
#556ffe
LRV
≈ 20.5%
Closest short hex
#57f ΔE = 2.651
RGB
rgb(85, 111, 254)
RGBA
rgba(85, 111, 254, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.189, g: 0.247, b: 0.564
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.422%, blue: 0.996%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11177986 / 0xff556ffe
HSL
hsl(231, 99%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 99%%, 66%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.769), saturation: 67% (0.665), value: 100% (0.996)
HSP
hue: 230.769, saturation: 66.535%, perceived brightness: 50.750%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.603, S: 99.285, L: 52.346
Cubehelix
H: -131.014, S: 1.099, L: 0.466
TSL
T: -2.566, S: 0.226, L: 0.469
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.665), magenta: 56% (0.563), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.004)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 0% (0.004)
XYZ
X: 27.314, Y: 20.453, Z: 96.255
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.142, Y: 20.453
CIELab
L: 52.346, a: 35.359, b: -74.111
CIELuv
L: 52.346, u: -15.267, v: -117.594
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.346, C: 82.114, H: 295.506
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.346, C: 118.581, H: 262.603
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.225, a: 28.661, b: -94.532
CIECAM02
J: 40.725, C: 73.876, h: 264.444, Q: 125.730, M: 64.603, s: 71.682, H: 313.427
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.576, jaune: -13.403, green: 1.184
LMS
L: 13.171, M: 16.089, S: 95.017
YCbCr
Y: 118.681, Cb: 194.625, Cr: 106.433
YCgCo
Y: 140.250, Cg: -29.250, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 119.528, Db: 202.319, Dr: 65.689
YPbPr
Y: 115.758, Pb: 74.490, Pr: -19.578
xvYCC
Y: 115.416, Cb: 193.434, Cr: 110.802
YIQ
Y: 119.528, I: -61.429, Q: 38.994
YUV
Y: 119.528, U: 66.174, V: -30.291
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 15.216
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 9.294

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