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#557bee Hex Color Code

#557bee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #557bee is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #557bee is comprised of 33.33% red, 48.24% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #557bee has a hue of 225° (degrees), 82% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.6 nm.

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#557bee linear gradient to complementary #e5ff44

  1. #557bee
  2. #848fd7
  3. #a2a4c0
  4. #b8baa7
  5. #cad08d
  6. #d9e76e
  7. #e5ff44

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3264d3
  2. #3f6bdc
  3. #4a73e5
  4. #557bee
  5. #5f83f7
  6. #6a8bff
  7. #7493ff

Tones

  1. #557bee
  2. #6a81e1
  3. #7a87d5
  4. #878ec8
  5. #9294bc
  6. #9a9baf
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#557bee to White

  1. #557bee
  2. #7b8ff1
  3. #99a5f5
  4. #b5baf8
  5. #ced1fa
  6. #e7e8fd
  7. #ffffff

#557bee to Black

  1. #557bee
  2. #4966c2
  3. #3d5198
  4. #313d70
  5. #242a4a
  6. #171927
  7. #000000

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#557bee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#557bee foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #557bee">…</p>

#557bee background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

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

#557bee shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #557bee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5602286
Binary
01010101, 01111011, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#557bee
Closest short hex
#57e ΔE = 1.463
RGB
rgb(85, 123, 238)
RGBA
rgba(85, 123, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.191, g: 0.276, b: 0.534
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 45.271%, blue: 93.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11174930 / 0xff557bee
HSL
hsl(225, 82%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 82%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.098), saturation: 64% (0.643), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 225.098, saturation: 64.286, perceived brightness: 51.875
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.479, S: 86.940, L: 54.310
Cubehelix
H: -136.621, S: 0.944, L: 0.487
TSL
T: -2.319, S: 0.206, L: 0.489
CMYK
cyan: 64 (0.643), magenta: 48 (0.483), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 7 (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 67 (0.667), magenta: 52 (0.518), yellow: 7 (0.067)
XYZ
X: 26.257, Y: 22.268, Z: 83.787
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.168, Y: 22.268
CIELab
L: 54.310, a: 22.579, b: -62.050
CIELuv
L: 54.310, u: -18.445, v: -99.319
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.310, C: 66.030, H: 289.995
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.310, C: 101.017, H: 259.479
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.189, a: 16.740, b: -72.241
CIECAM02
J: 42.785, C: 65.623, h: 261.113, Q: 128.872, M: 57.387, s: 66.731, H: 311.667
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.474, jaune: -11.092, green: 1.541
LMS
L: 15.200, M: 19.837, S: 82.778
YCbCr
Y: 123.161, Cb: 184.109, Cr: 103.153
YCgCo
Y: 142.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 124.748, Db: 170.395, Dr: 75.609
YPbPr
Y: 123.186, Pb: 61.870, Pr: -24.290
xvYCC
Y: 121.795, Cb: 182.349, Cr: 106.663
YIQ
Y: 124.748, I: -59.582, Q: 27.745
YUV
Y: 124.748, U: 55.732, V: -34.871
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 10.822
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 4.861

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