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#55b1e2 Hex Color Code

#55b1e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55b1e2 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #55b1e2 is comprised of 33.33% red, 69.41% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #55b1e2 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 71% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.61 nm.

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#55b1e2 linear gradient to complementary #cf9b68

  1. #55b1e2
  2. #7badce
  3. #94aab9
  4. #a7a6a5
  5. #b7a291
  6. #c49f7d
  7. #cf9b68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2991c0
  2. #399ccb
  3. #48a6d7
  4. #55b1e2
  5. #62bced
  6. #6ec7f9
  7. #7ad2ff

Tones

  1. #55b1e2
  2. #68add6
  3. #76aaca
  4. #82a6be
  5. #8ca2b2
  6. #949fa7
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#55b1e2 to white

  1. #55b1e2
  2. #79bee7
  3. #97caec
  4. #b3d7f1
  5. #cde4f6
  6. #e6f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#55b1e2 to black

  1. #55b1e2
  2. #4991b8
  3. #3d7290
  4. #30556a
  5. #243947
  6. #162026
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c1
      #5cafde
      ΔE = 0.905 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ 83 15 230 / Coelin 120
      #60acdc
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Rio Carnival R147C
      #5faed6
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2915 C
      #62b5e5
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  10. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. ★ Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  17. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  18. KILZ

    1. Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  19. Behr

    1. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fine Arts / 35D-4
      #5badd5
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  25. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  26. Resene

    1. Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  27. Crayola

    1. Electric Blue
      #23b2ee
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 38.4%

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#55b1e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55b1e2 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: #55b1e2">…</p>

#55b1e2 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #55b1e2">…</p>

#55b1e2 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55b1e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5616098
Binary
01010101, 10110001, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#55b1e2
LRV
≈ 38.9%
Closest short hex
#5ad ΔE = 2.683
RGB
rgb(85, 177, 226)
RGBA
rgba(85, 177, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.174, g: 0.363, b: 0.463
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.552%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11161118 / 0xff55b1e2
HSL
hsl(201, 71%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 71%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.851), saturation: 62% (0.624), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 200.851, saturation: 62.389%, perceived brightness: 63.685%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.680, S: 79.459, L: 68.652
Cubehelix
H: -165.036, S: 0.840, L: 0.607
TSL
T: -1.931, S: 0.217, L: 0.608
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.624), magenta: 22% (0.217), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 33.191, Y: 38.863, Z: 77.689
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.260, Y: 38.863
CIELab
L: 68.652, a: -12.783, b: -32.764
CIELuv
L: 68.652, u: -37.040, v: -50.388
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.652, C: 35.169, H: 248.687
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.652, C: 62.537, H: 233.680
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.340, a: -14.060, b: -30.249
CIECAM02
J: 58.002, C: 49.067, h: 232.897, Q: 150.049, M: 42.909, s: 53.476, H: 294.676
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.212, jaune: -5.564, green: 4.062
LMS
L: 28.401, M: 43.091, S: 77.027
YCbCr
Y: 149.201, Cb: 163.127, Cr: 84.133
YCgCo
Y: 166.250, Cg: 10.750, Co: -14.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.078, Db: 106.717, Dr: 133.269
YPbPr
Y: 160.932, Pb: 35.080, Pr: -48.254
xvYCC
Y: 154.212, Cb: 158.815, Cr: 85.612
YIQ
Y: 155.078, I: -70.548, Q: -4.208
YUV
Y: 155.078, U: 34.902, V: -61.480
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.702
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 3.637

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