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#55aaf3 Hex Color Code

#55aaf3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55aaf3 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #55aaf3 is comprised of 33.33% red, 66.67% green and 95.29% blue. In the HSL color space #55aaf3 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 87% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.27 nm.

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#55aaf3 linear gradient to complementary #cfb579

  1. #55aaf3
  2. #7babdf
  3. #94adcb
  4. #a7afb7
  5. #b7b1a3
  6. #c4b38e
  7. #cfb579

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #278bd1
  2. #3895dc
  3. #47a0e8
  4. #55aaf3
  5. #62b5fe
  6. #6fbfff
  7. #7bcaff

Tones

  1. #55aaf3
  2. #6ba9e6
  3. #7ba8d8
  4. #88a7cb
  5. #93a6be
  6. #9ca5b1
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#55aaf3 to white

  1. #55aaf3
  2. #7bb8f5
  3. #99c5f8
  4. #b5d3fa
  5. #cee2fc
  6. #e7f0fd
  7. #ffffff

#55aaf3 to black

  1. #55aaf3
  2. #498bc6
  3. #3d6e9b
  4. #315272
  5. #24374b
  6. #171f28
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. 292 U
      #62a8e5
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 36.3%

#55aaf3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55aaf3 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #55aaf3">…</p>

#55aaf3 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #55aaf3">…</p>

#55aaf3 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55aaf3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5614323
Binary
01010101, 10101010, 11110011
Hexadecimal
#55aaf3
LRV
≈ 37.1%
Closest short hex
#5ae ΔE = 1.392
RGB
rgb(85, 170, 243)
RGBA
rgba(85, 170, 243, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.171, g: 0.341, b: 0.488
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.550%, blue: 0.953%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11162893 / 0xff55aaf3
HSL
hsl(208, 87%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 87%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.722), saturation: 65% (0.650), value: 95% (0.953)
HSP
hue: 207.722, saturation: 65.021%, perceived brightness: 63.058%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.311, S: 86.320, L: 67.388
Cubehelix
H: -156.601, S: 0.932, L: 0.598
TSL
T: -2.140, S: 0.218, L: 0.600
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.650), magenta: 30% (0.300), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 5% (0.047)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 5% (0.047)
XYZ
X: 34.293, Y: 37.148, Z: 90.140
xyY
x: 0.212, y: 0.230, Y: 37.148
CIELab
L: 67.388, a: -3.480, b: -44.021
CIELuv
L: 67.388, u: -33.901, v: -70.476
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.388, C: 44.159, H: 265.480
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.388, C: 78.206, H: 244.311
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.949, a: -6.230, b: -45.021
CIECAM02
J: 56.552, C: 56.104, h: 243.352, Q: 148.161, M: 49.062, s: 57.545, H: 302.759
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.285, jaune: -7.609, green: 3.574
LMS
L: 26.450, M: 39.481, S: 89.252
YCbCr
Y: 147.339, Cb: 172.627, Cr: 85.502
YCgCo
Y: 167.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: -18.250
YDbDr
Y: 152.907, Db: 135.559, Dr: 129.146
YPbPr
Y: 157.151, Pb: 46.275, Pr: -45.858
xvYCC
Y: 150.965, Cb: 168.649, Cr: 87.717
YIQ
Y: 152.907, I: -74.088, Q: 4.739
YUV
Y: 152.907, U: 44.336, V: -59.576
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.466
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 4.983

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