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#55b3e6 Hex Color Code

#55b3e6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55b3e6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #55b3e6 is comprised of 33.33% red, 70.2% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #55b3e6 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 74% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.45 nm.

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#55b3e6 linear gradient to complementary #d19e6a

  1. #55b3e6
  2. #7cb0d1
  3. #95acbd
  4. #a9a9a8
  5. #b9a594
  6. #c6a27f
  7. #d19e6a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2793c4
  2. #399dcf
  3. #47a8da
  4. #55b3e6
  5. #62bef2
  6. #6fc9fd
  7. #7bd4ff

Tones

  1. #55b3e6
  2. #69afda
  3. #78acce
  4. #84a8c2
  5. #8ea5b6
  6. #97a1aa
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#55b3e6 to white

  1. #55b3e6
  2. #7abfea
  3. #98ccef
  4. #b3d8f3
  5. #cde5f7
  6. #e7f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#55b3e6 to black

  1. #55b3e6
  2. #4993bc
  3. #3d7393
  4. #31566c
  5. #243a48
  6. #172026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298 U
      #4cb4e7
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 292 CP
      #6eb1de
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-c
      #5eb0e3
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ 31-c1
      #5cafde
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 83 15 230 / Coelin 120
      #60acdc
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  12. Olympic

    1. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  15. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  16. Colortrend

    1. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  18. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  19. Crayola

    1. Electric Blue
      #23b2ee
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  20. Resene

    1. Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 41.6%

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#55b3e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55b3e6 foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #55b3e6">…</p>

#55b3e6 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #55b3e6">…</p>

#55b3e6 shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55b3e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5616614
Binary
01010101, 10110011, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#55b3e6
LRV
≈ 39.9%
Closest short hex
#5be ΔE = 2.803
RGB
rgb(85, 179, 230)
RGBA
rgba(85, 179, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.172, g: 0.362, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.557%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11160602 / 0xff55b3e6
HSL
hsl(201, 74%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 74%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.103), saturation: 63% (0.630), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 201.103, saturation: 63.043%, perceived brightness: 64.437%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.270, S: 80.056, L: 69.385
Cubehelix
H: -164.727, S: 0.868, L: 0.613
TSL
T: -1.938, S: 0.220, L: 0.615
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.630), magenta: 22% (0.222), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 34.144, Y: 39.881, Z: 80.746
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.258, Y: 39.881
CIELab
L: 69.385, a: -12.602, b: -33.815
CIELuv
L: 69.385, u: -37.598, v: -52.264
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.385, C: 36.087, H: 249.560
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.385, C: 64.382, H: 234.270
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.152, a: -14.007, b: -31.602
CIECAM02
J: 58.812, C: 50.050, h: 233.396, Q: 151.093, M: 43.768, s: 53.822, H: 295.254
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.216, jaune: -5.748, green: 4.114
LMS
L: 29.040, M: 44.167, S: 80.050
YCbCr
Y: 150.601, Cb: 164.301, Cr: 83.113
YCgCo
Y: 168.250, Cg: 10.750, Co: -15.000
YDbDr
Y: 156.708, Db: 110.283, Dr: 136.369
YPbPr
Y: 162.650, Pb: 36.310, Pr: -49.346
xvYCC
Y: 155.688, Cb: 159.896, Cr: 84.653
YIQ
Y: 156.708, I: -72.382, Q: -4.009
YUV
Y: 156.708, U: 36.068, V: -62.911
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.357
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 3.744

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