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#557aed Hex Color Code

#557aed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #557aed is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #557aed is comprised of 33.33% red, 47.84% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #557aed has a hue of 225° (degrees), 81% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.5 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#557aed linear gradient to complementary #e4ff43

  1. #557aed
  2. #838ed6
  3. #a1a3bf
  4. #b7b9a6
  5. #c9d08c
  6. #d8e76d
  7. #e4ff43

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3263d2
  2. #3f6adb
  3. #4a72e4
  4. #557aed
  5. #5f82f6
  6. #698aff
  7. #7392ff

Tones

  1. #557aed
  2. #6a80e0
  3. #7a86d4
  4. #868dc7
  5. #9193bb
  6. #9a9aae
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#557aed to white

  1. #557aed
  2. #7a8ff1
  3. #99a4f4
  4. #b4baf7
  5. #ced0fa
  6. #e7e7fd
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#557aed to black

  1. #557aed
  2. #4965c1
  3. #3d5097
  4. #313d6f
  5. #242a4a
  6. #171827
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

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    1. ★ Champlaine Blue
      #4c7eed
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  2. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Periwinkle Palace B6-A1-4
      #687cf4
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 23.9%

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#557aed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#557aed foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #557aed">…</p>

#557aed background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #557aed">…</p>

#557aed shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #557aed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5602029
Binary
01010101, 01111010, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#557aed
LRV
≈ 22.0%
Closest short hex
#57e ΔE = 1.161
RGB
rgb(85, 122, 237)
RGBA
rgba(85, 122, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.191, g: 0.275, b: 0.534
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 45.003%, blue: 92.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11175187 / 0xff557aed
HSL
hsl(225, 81%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 81%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.395), saturation: 64% (0.641), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 225.395, saturation: 64.135%, perceived brightness: 51.581%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.634, S: 86.288, L: 53.987
Cubehelix
H: -136.314, S: 0.941, L: 0.485
TSL
T: -2.332, S: 0.206, L: 0.486
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.641), magenta: 49% (0.485), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 25.987, Y: 21.962, Z: 82.974
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.168, Y: 21.962
CIELab
L: 53.987, a: 22.851, b: -62.012
CIELuv
L: 53.987, u: -18.136, v: -99.147
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.987, C: 66.089, H: 290.228
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.987, C: 100.792, H: 259.634
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.864, a: 16.968, b: -72.170
CIECAM02
J: 42.469, C: 65.519, h: 261.347, Q: 128.394, M: 57.295, s: 66.801, H: 311.790
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.476, jaune: -11.089, green: 1.498
LMS
L: 15.003, M: 19.503, S: 81.973
YCbCr
Y: 122.559, Cb: 183.961, Cr: 103.592
YCgCo
Y: 141.500, Cg: -19.500, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 124.047, Db: 169.945, Dr: 74.276
YPbPr
Y: 122.399, Pb: 61.755, Pr: -23.790
xvYCC
Y: 121.119, Cb: 182.248, Cr: 107.102
YIQ
Y: 124.047, I: -58.987, Q: 27.957
YUV
Y: 124.047, U: 55.585, V: -34.256
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 10.785
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 5.179

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