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#55aaf0 Hex Color Code

#55aaf0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55aaf0 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #55aaf0 is comprised of 33.33% red, 66.67% green and 94.12% blue. In the HSL color space #55aaf0 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 84% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.62 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#55aaf0 linear gradient to complementary #cfb176

  1. #55aaf0
  2. #7aabdc
  3. #94acc8
  4. #a7adb4
  5. #b6ae9f
  6. #c4b08b
  7. #cfb176

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #278bce
  2. #3995da
  3. #47a0e5
  4. #55aaf0
  5. #62b5fb
  6. #6ebfff
  7. #7bcaff

Tones

  1. #55aaf0
  2. #6aa9e3
  3. #7ba7d6
  4. #87a6c9
  5. #92a5bc
  6. #9ba4b0
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#55aaf0 to white

  1. #55aaf0
  2. #7ab8f3
  3. #99c5f5
  4. #b4d3f8
  5. #cee2fa
  6. #e7f0fd
  7. #ffffff

#55aaf0 to black

  1. #55aaf0
  2. #498bc4
  3. #3d6e99
  4. #315271
  5. #24374a
  6. #171f27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 292 U
      #62a8e5
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. Windjammer / 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  4. Glidden

    1. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. Ocean Sigh
      #2ba6f1
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  6. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

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#55aaf0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55aaf0 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #55aaf0">…</p>

#55aaf0 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #55aaf0">…</p>

#55aaf0 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55aaf0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5614320
Binary
01010101, 10101010, 11110000
Hexadecimal
#55aaf0
LRV
≈ 37.0%
Closest short hex
#5ae ΔE = 0.560
RGB
rgb(85, 170, 240)
RGBA
rgba(85, 170, 240, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.172, g: 0.343, b: 0.485
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11162896 / 0xff55aaf0
HSL
hsl(207, 84%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 84%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.097), saturation: 65% (0.646), value: 94% (0.941)
HSP
hue: 207.097, saturation: 64.583%, perceived brightness: 62.856%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.404, S: 82.967, L: 67.253
Cubehelix
H: -157.368, S: 0.913, L: 0.597
TSL
T: -2.119, S: 0.217, L: 0.598
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.646), magenta: 29% (0.292), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.059)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 6% (0.059)
XYZ
X: 33.843, Y: 36.969, Z: 87.773
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.233, Y: 36.969
CIELab
L: 67.253, a: -4.461, b: -42.596
CIELuv
L: 67.253, u: -34.004, v: -67.917
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.253, C: 42.829, H: 264.021
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.253, C: 75.954, H: 243.404
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.802, a: -7.047, b: -43.030
CIECAM02
J: 56.412, C: 55.060, h: 242.453, Q: 147.978, M: 48.149, s: 57.042, H: 302.328
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.277, jaune: -7.350, green: 3.598
LMS
L: 26.428, M: 39.477, S: 86.921
YCbCr
Y: 147.045, Cb: 171.310, Cr: 85.715
YCgCo
Y: 166.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 152.565, Db: 131.560, Dr: 128.495
YPbPr
Y: 156.935, Pb: 44.775, Pr: -45.720
xvYCC
Y: 150.779, Cb: 167.332, Cr: 87.838
YIQ
Y: 152.565, I: -73.124, Q: 3.806
YUV
Y: 152.565, U: 43.028, V: -59.276
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.956
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 5.359

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