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#557bcb Hex Color Code

#557bcb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #557bcb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #557bcb is comprised of 33.33% red, 48.24% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #557bcb has a hue of 221° (degrees), 53% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.07 nm.

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#557bcb linear gradient to complementary #cac756

  1. #557bcb
  2. #7687ba
  3. #8e93a8
  4. #a09f96
  5. #b0ac83
  6. #beb96e
  7. #cac756

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3964b2
  2. #426cba
  3. #4c73c2
  4. #557bcb
  5. #5e83d4
  6. #678bdc
  7. #7092e5

Tones

  1. #557bcb
  2. #647ec1
  3. #7082b7
  4. #7a85ae
  5. #8289a4
  6. #898c9a
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#557bcb to white

  1. #557bcb
  2. #768fd4
  3. #94a5dd
  4. #afbae6
  5. #cad1ee
  6. #e5e8f7
  7. #ffffff

#557bcb to black

  1. #557bcb
  2. #4866a6
  3. #3c5182
  4. #2f3d60
  5. #222a40
  6. #161923
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Spa Bleu B5-B1-4
      #507cd4
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R80B
      #4d79d3
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 14 260 / Lazur 150
      #647cc4
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6037
      #5a7dc1
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  8. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  10. Duron

    1. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2727
      #4f78d6
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 19.9%

#557bcb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#557bcb foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #557bcb">…</p>

#557bcb background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #557bcb">…</p>

#557bcb shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #557bcb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5602251
Binary
01010101, 01111011, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#557bcb
LRV
≈ 20.4%
Closest short hex
#57c ΔE = 1.834
RGB
rgb(85, 123, 203)
RGBA
rgba(85, 123, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.299, b: 0.494
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.446%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11174965 / 0xff557bcb
HSL
hsl(221, 53%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 53%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.678), saturation: 58% (0.581), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 220.678, saturation: 58.128%, perceived brightness: 49.198%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.635, S: 65.484, L: 52.295
Cubehelix
H: -141.352, S: 0.707, L: 0.472
TSL
T: -2.131, S: 0.176, L: 0.474
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.581), magenta: 39% (0.394), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 21.605, Y: 20.407, Z: 59.289
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.201, Y: 20.407
CIELab
L: 52.295, a: 10.774, b: -45.569
CIELuv
L: 52.295, u: -18.292, v: -71.423
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.295, C: 46.825, H: 283.302
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.295, C: 73.728, H: 255.635
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.174, a: 6.314, b: -46.193
CIECAM02
J: 40.968, C: 52.403, h: 257.714, Q: 126.105, M: 45.825, s: 60.282, H: 309.903
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.367, jaune: -8.040, green: 1.558
LMS
L: 14.971, M: 19.802, S: 58.647
YCbCr
Y: 119.731, Cb: 168.744, Cr: 105.638
YCgCo
Y: 133.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: -8.250
YDbDr
Y: 120.758, Db: 123.740, Dr: 68.014
YPbPr
Y: 120.666, Pb: 44.370, Pr: -22.680
xvYCC
Y: 119.631, Cb: 166.976, Cr: 108.077
YIQ
Y: 120.758, I: -48.338, Q: 16.855
YUV
Y: 120.758, U: 40.472, V: -31.371
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.086
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.085

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