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#557fb6 Hex Color Code

#557fb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #557fb6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #557fb6 is comprised of 33.33% red, 49.8% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #557fb6 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 40% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.51 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#557fb6 linear gradient to complementary #b19d5a

  1. #557fb6
  2. #6d84a7
  3. #808899
  4. #8f8d8a
  5. #9c927a
  6. #a7986b
  7. #b19d5a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b689d
  2. #4470a5
  3. #4c77ae
  4. #557fb6
  5. #5d87be
  6. #668fc7
  7. #6e97cf

Tones

  1. #557fb6
  2. #6080ae
  3. #6a81a6
  4. #72829e
  5. #7a8496
  6. #80858e
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#557fb6 to white

  1. #557fb6
  2. #7493c2
  3. #91a8ce
  4. #adbdda
  5. #c8d2e7
  6. #e4e8f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#557fb6 to black

  1. #557fb6
  2. #486995
  3. #3b5375
  4. #2e3f57
  5. #222b3b
  6. #151920
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 0.456 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. ★ T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 1.119 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 0.808 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 0.930 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. King's Robe A46-5
      #5c7aa9
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Portuguese Blue
      #5081b6
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Image Blue
      #5977a3
      ΔE = 3.905 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-4039 TPG
      #547db9
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. P 109-8 U
      #3a7eb4
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cenote Hac-51
      #4d7cb2
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Park Water B4-C2-1
      #5884bc
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Neon Blue PPU15-06
      #5c83b4
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Royal Regatta 4
      #3f87bc
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  16. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 3.296 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  18. Resene

    1. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  19. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  20. Nerolac

    1. Blue Blanket - 4247
      #4d79b4
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Abstract - 2397
      #4789c8
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10445
      #527ab7
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Harbor Blue
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  25. Berger

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  26. Scib Paints

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  27. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  28. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  29. Sikkens

    1. U5.35.45
      #5e83c0
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  31. Bristol

    1. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  33. Asian Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #3a7fbf
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 3.391 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  34. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 3.121 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  35. Duron

    1. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 3.151 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Secure Blue
      #5680a6
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Award / NP PB 1520 D
      #4d77b1
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  37. General Paint

    1. Corniche / CL 2355A
      #5978a7
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 3.174 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  39. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 3.187 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 3.658 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  40. Valspar Paint

    1. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 3.203 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  41. Glidden

    1. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 3.217 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Ship's Harbor / PPG1161-5
      #4f84af
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.070 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  43. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4185c3
      ΔE = 3.311 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 3.847 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  44. New Look

    1. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Denim Dash / D20-06
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  45. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 3.496 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  46. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 3.496 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  47. ICI Paints

    1. 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 3.609 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  48. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 2-35-5 Blue Brook
      #4678a6
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  49. RAL

    1. RAL 5012 / Light blue
      #3b83bd
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  50. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  51. Wattyl

    1. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  52. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  53. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  54. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  55. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #4e77a6
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  56. Porter Paints

    1. King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Ship's Harbor / 349-5
      #4d83af
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  57. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  58. Volkswagen

    1. Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  59. Brillux

    1. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  60. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Blueberry Hill / 38B-6
      #6a7c9f
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  61. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  62. Dutch Boy

    1. Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  63. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  64. Focoltone

    1. 3390
      #3487c8
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  65. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  66. Humbrol

    1. 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  67. Devoe Paint

    1. Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Image Blue / 50BB 18/276
      #5b779d
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  68. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 4.905 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  69. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  70. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  71. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  72. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

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#557fb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#557fb6 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #557fb6">…</p>

#557fb6 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #557fb6">…</p>

#557fb6 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #557fb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5603254
Binary
01010101, 01111111, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#557fb6
LRV
≈ 20.5%
Closest short hex
#57a ΔE = 3.126
RGB
rgb(85, 127, 182)
RGBA
rgba(85, 127, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.322, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 44.827%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11173962 / 0xff557fb6
HSL
hsl(214, 40%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 40%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (214.021), saturation: 53% (0.533), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 214.021, saturation: 53.297%, perceived brightness: 48.672%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.812, S: 62.754, L: 52.382
Cubehelix
H: -148.988, S: 0.561, L: 0.472
TSL
T: -1.864, S: 0.158, L: 0.473
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.533), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 50% (0.502), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 19.776, Y: 20.486, Z: 47.159
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.234, Y: 20.486
CIELab
L: 52.382, a: 1.531, b: -33.420
CIELuv
L: 52.382, u: -19.753, v: -50.958
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.382, C: 33.455, H: 272.623
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.382, C: 54.653, H: 248.812
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.261, a: -1.215, b: -30.093
CIECAM02
J: 41.121, C: 42.602, h: 250.372, Q: 126.340, M: 37.255, s: 54.303, H: 306.189
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.278, jaune: -5.809, green: 1.898
LMS
L: 15.634, M: 21.148, S: 46.714
YCbCr
Y: 119.689, Cb: 158.361, Cr: 105.657
YCgCo
Y: 130.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: -3.000
YDbDr
Y: 120.712, Db: 92.215, Dr: 67.921
YPbPr
Y: 122.014, Pb: 32.330, Pr: -23.530
xvYCC
Y: 120.788, Cb: 156.400, Cr: 107.331
YIQ
Y: 120.712, I: -42.690, Q: 8.231
YUV
Y: 120.712, U: 30.161, V: -31.331
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 3.651
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 3.406

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