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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.

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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

#557aed to black

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

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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%

#557aed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#557aed foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #557aed">…</p>

#557aed background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #557aed">…</p>

#557aed shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<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: 0.333%, yellow: 0.450%, blue: 0.929%
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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