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#55b1dd Hex Color Code

#55b1dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55b1dd is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #55b1dd is comprised of 33.33% red, 69.41% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #55b1dd has a hue of 199° (degrees), 67% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.29 nm.

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#55b1dd linear gradient to complementary #cd9465

  1. #55b1dd
  2. #7aacc9
  3. #93a8b5
  4. #a6a3a1
  5. #b59e8d
  6. #c29979
  7. #cd9465

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2a91bc
  2. #3a9cc7
  3. #48a6d2
  4. #55b1dd
  5. #62bce8
  6. #6ec7f4
  7. #7ad2ff

Tones

  1. #55b1dd
  2. #67add1
  3. #75a9c6
  4. #81a5bb
  5. #8aa1af
  6. #929da4
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#55b1dd to white

  1. #55b1dd
  2. #79bee3
  3. #97cae8
  4. #b2d7ee
  5. #cde4f4
  6. #e6f2f9
  7. #ffffff

#55b1dd to black

  1. #55b1dd
  2. #4991b4
  3. #3d728d
  4. #305568
  5. #233945
  6. #162025
  7. #000000

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#55b1dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55b1dd foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #55b1dd">…</p>

#55b1dd background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #55b1dd">…</p>

#55b1dd shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55b1dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5616093
Binary
01010101, 10110001, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#55b1dd
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#4ad ΔE = 3.264
RGB
rgb(85, 177, 221)
RGBA
rgba(85, 177, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.366, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11161123 / 0xff55b1dd
HSL
hsl(199, 67%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 67%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.412), saturation: 62% (0.615), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 199.412, saturation: 61.538%, perceived brightness: 63.377%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.041, S: 79.078, L: 68.455
Cubehelix
H: -166.787, S: 0.811, L: 0.605
TSL
T: -1.891, S: 0.216, L: 0.606
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.615), magenta: 20% (0.199), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 32.515, Y: 38.593, Z: 74.128
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.266, Y: 38.593
CIELab
L: 68.455, a: -14.341, b: -30.330
CIELuv
L: 68.455, u: -37.248, v: -46.065
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.455, C: 33.550, H: 244.693
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.455, C: 59.240, H: 231.041
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.123, a: -15.290, b: -27.261
CIECAM02
J: 57.793, C: 47.478, h: 230.463, Q: 149.778, M: 41.518, s: 52.650, H: 291.832
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.198, jaune: -5.130, green: 4.119
LMS
L: 28.368, M: 43.086, S: 73.520
YCbCr
Y: 148.711, Cb: 160.932, Cr: 84.488
YCgCo
Y: 165.000, Cg: 12.000, Co: -12.750
YDbDr
Y: 154.508, Db: 100.052, Dr: 132.184
YPbPr
Y: 160.572, Pb: 32.580, Pr: -48.024
xvYCC
Y: 153.903, Cb: 156.619, Cr: 85.814
YIQ
Y: 154.508, I: -68.941, Q: -5.764
YUV
Y: 154.508, U: 32.722, V: -60.980
Munsell Color System
10B 6/10 ΔE = 4.184
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 4.376

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