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#55b4de Hex Color Code

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#55b4de Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55b4de is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #55b4de is comprised of 33.33% red, 70.59% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #55b4de has a hue of 198° (degrees), 67% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.74 nm.

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#55b4de linear gradient to complementary #d09263

  1. #55b4de
  2. #7cafc9
  3. #95a9b5
  4. #a9a3a0
  5. #b89e8c
  6. #c59878
  7. #d09263

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2994bc
  2. #399ec7
  3. #48a9d3
  4. #55b4de
  5. #62bfe9
  6. #6ecaf5
  7. #7ad6ff

Tones

  1. #55b4de
  2. #68b0d2
  3. #76abc7
  4. #81a7bc
  5. #8ba3b0
  6. #939ea5
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#55b4de to white

  1. #55b4de
  2. #79c0e4
  3. #97cde9
  4. #b3d9ef
  5. #cde6f4
  6. #e6f2fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#55b4de to black

  1. #55b4de
  2. #4993b5
  3. #3d748e
  4. #305669
  5. #243a46
  6. #162025
  7. #000000 / #000

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    #53b5df
    ΔE = 0.419 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

  2. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 298
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    ΔE = 0.586 / LRV ≈ 40.5%

  3. Evonik-Degussa

    ★ 7244T Cerulean
    #5bb5de
    ΔE = 0.632 / LRV ≈ 40.5%

  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    ★ S 1040-B
    #5eb3db
    ΔE = 0.844 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

  5. Humbrol

    ★ 47 Sea Blue
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    ΔE = 1.129 / LRV ≈ 39.8%

  6. TRUMATCH

    ★ 30-d3
    #62b1d6
    ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 38.9%

  7. Behr

    ★ Riviera Blue 540B-5
    #63b4d8
    ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 40.3%

  8. Wattyl

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    ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 39.9%

  9. KILZ

    ★ Azure Pool / C782
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    ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

  10. Taubmans

    ★ Gulf Coast / T70-6
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    ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 41.1%

  11. Sigma

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    ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

  12. Resene

    ★ Malibu B76-074-233
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    ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 42.1%

  13. Dulux

    86BG 43/321
    #61b9de
    ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 42.5%

  14. ISOMAT

    IST 212-04
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    ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 41.4%

  15. Dulux Australia

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    ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 36.6%

  16. Caparol

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    ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 42.4%

  17. Clark+Kensington

    Fine Arts / 35D-4
    #5badd5
    ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 36.9%

  18. Crayola

    Blue Sky
    #38b0de
    ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 37.2%

  19. Brighto Paints

    7247 Electricblue
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    ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

  20. Sikkens

    R7.31.62
    #5fb2d3
    ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 39.0%

  21. Sherwin-Williams

    Flyway - 6794
    #5db3d4
    ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

  22. Levis

    Clear Blue B50
    #38b1db
    ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

  23. Abet Laminati

    Azzurro 847
    #6db1d8
    ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

  24. RAL

    RAL 240 70 30
    #5fb5d6
    ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 40.3%

  25. Games Workshop - Citadel

    Imrik Blue
    #67aed0
    ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

  26. Peintures MF

    Nuit fraîche
    #6eb6d7
    ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 41.7%

  27. Glidden

    Bright Blue / 50BG 41/312
    #59b3d4
    ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 39.1%

  28. Brillux

    63.18.15
    #6db9e1
    ΔE = 3.010 / LRV ≈ 43.4%

  29. Caran d'Ache

    161 Light Blue
    #59b9ea
    ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 42.8%

  30. Olympic

    Salem Blue A53-4
    #62aecf
    ΔE = 3.016 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

  31. Nippon Paint

    Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
    #62add7
    ΔE = 3.032 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

  32. General Paint

    Firth / CL 2235M
    #68bbe3
    ΔE = 3.040 / LRV ≈ 44.0%

  33. CIL

    Azure Afternoon
    #4eacd9
    ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 36.1%

  34. Pratt & Lambert

    Icelandic 26-9
    #73b5da
    ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 41.8%

  35. Crown Diamond

    7332-42 Prince Blue
    #4ab0d4
    ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 37.3%

  36. Devoe Paint

    Azure Afternoon / 89BG 37/353
    #4facd2
    ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 35.8%

  37. ECOS Paints

    Epimethius (0660)
    #5db5d5
    ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

  38. Colortrend

    0660
    #5db5d5
    ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

  39. Diamond Vogel

    Epimethius / 0660
    #5db5d5
    ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

  40. Asian Paints

    Running Stream / 7408
    #5bb4d4
    ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 39.6%

  41. Nerolac

    Chinese Pottery Blue - 4295
    #5ab2d2
    ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

  42. Delta

    Lake / 02919
    #33bbee / #3be
    ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 42.4%

  43. Scib Paints

    Sunrise River / 7408
    #56b5d6
    ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 39.9%

  44. Berger

    Sunrise River / 7408
    #56b5d6
    ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 39.9%

  45. Vista Paint

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    #56b5d6
    ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 39.9%

  46. Porter Paints

    Xavier Blue / 150-4
    #67b3e1
    ΔE = 3.296 / LRV ≈ 40.6%

  47. Johnstone's Paint

    Teal Topaz
    #5eaece
    ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 37.1%

  48. Kelly-Moore

    True Sky Blue / KM3174-2
    #4dadd1
    ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 36.1%

  49. Dupont

    CAS515
    #72b4d2
    ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 40.9%

  50. Cloverdale Paint

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    #6bb1dd
    ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 39.8%

  51. Plascon

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    ΔE = 3.549 / LRV ≈ 43.6%

  52. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

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    #52b0d1
    ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

  53. Homebase

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    #71b4de
    ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 41.4%

  54. Tollens

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    #78b5d6
    ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 41.9%

  55. AMC

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    #69abce
    ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 36.6%

  56. Chrysler

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    #69abce
    ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 36.6%

  57. Earthpaint

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    #6faed6
    ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 38.5%

  58. Focoltone

    3380
    #00baef
    ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 41.3%

  59. GM / General Motors

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    #7ab4d4
    ΔE = 3.848 / LRV ≈ 41.5%

  60. Rodda Paint

    Robin's Egg H53
    #67add9
    ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

  61. Bristol

    Fairhaven / P125-C4
    #65bad9
    ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 42.9%

  62. Benjamin Moore

    Costa Rica Blue / 2064-50
    #74bae3
    ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 44.4%

  63. Disney

    3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
    #7ab0d1
    ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 39.8%

  64. Dutch Boy

    Hometown Blues
    #76bbdd
    ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 44.6%

  65. PlaidFX

    Nitro Blue / 36880
    #28aee4
    ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 36.3%

  66. Little Greene

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    #53a8d1
    ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 34.4%

  67. Crown Paint

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    #3ea9d5
    ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 34.2%

  68. Comex

    Galileo 164-03
    #7db5d3
    ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 42.1%

  69. HKS

    HKS 47
    #00b2eb
    ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

  70. Dunn-Edwards

    Sanctuary Spa / 341
    #66b2e4
    ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 40.3%

  71. Model Master

    Model Master 28149
    #43c1ef
    ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 45.6%

  72. California Paints

    Robin's Egg
    #6baedc
    ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 38.6%

  73. New Look

    Bumper Car / D20-10
    #3da9da
    ΔE = 4.609 / LRV ≈ 34.4%

  74. Tikkurila

    J358
    #7bb9e0
    ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 44.3%

  75. Sto

    35303
    #7ab4ce
    ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 41.2%

  76. Coronado Paint

    7360 - Cascade Blue
    #74b8d3
    ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

  77. ICI Paints

    Skyward Bound 90BG 44/215
    #7eb1cd
    ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 40.3%

  78. Loop

    Strasbourg / LP-202
    #7cb3cd
    ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 40.9%

  79. Kansai Paint

    Shahded Pond
    #66b1cb
    ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 38.6%

  80. CHROMATIC

    0665-Bleu Ugi - Dorval-CH2
    #7fb1d3
    ΔE = 4.787 / LRV ≈ 40.7%

  81. Toyo Ink

    CF10396
    #66bcda
    ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 43.8%

  82. Matthews Paint

    Castaway Blue / 6783
    #74aec7
    ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 38.1%

  83. FolkArt

    Dolphin / 4665
    #7fb9d5
    ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 44.0%

  84. Opaltone / OMS

    5721
    #00add8
    ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 34.8%

  85. Aerospace Material Specification

    AMS-STD 595 15200 Sky Blue
    #54b7d4
    ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 40.5%

  86. Federal Standard

    Federal Standard 15200
    #54b7d4
    ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 40.5%

  87. JPMA

    E 69-70L
    #80bad7
    ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 44.6%

  88. Apple Barrel

    Cool Blue / 20255
    #39c2ee
    ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 45.6%

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#55b4de HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55b4de foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

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#55b4de background

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #55b4de">…</p>

#55b4de shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5616862
Binary
01010101, 10110100, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#55b4de
LRV
≈ 39.8%
Closest short hex
#3be ΔE = 3.012
RGB
rgb(85, 180, 222)
RGBA
rgba(85, 180, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.175, g: 0.370, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 33.333%, yellow: 55.333%, blue: 87.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11160354 / 0xff55b4de
HSL
hsl(198, 67%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 67%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (198.394), saturation: 62% (0.617), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 198.394, saturation: 61.712%, perceived brightness: 64.196%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.316, S: 79.622, L: 69.359
Cubehelix
H: -168.019, S: 0.825, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -1.865, S: 0.219, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.617), magenta: 19% (0.189), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 33.247, Y: 39.844, Z: 75.032
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.269, Y: 39.844
CIELab
L: 69.359, a: -15.628, b: -29.485
CIELuv
L: 69.359, u: -38.303, v: -44.556
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.359, C: 33.370, H: 242.075
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.359, C: 58.757, H: 229.316
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.122, a: -16.446, b: -26.291
CIECAM02
J: 58.799, C: 47.403, h: 228.827, Q: 151.076, M: 41.453, s: 52.382, H: 289.904
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.190, jaune: -4.974, green: 4.254
LMS
L: 29.296, M: 44.701, S: 74.428
YCbCr
Y: 150.321, Cb: 160.498, Cr: 83.313
YCoCg
Y: 166.750, Cg: 13.250, Co: -13.000
YDbDr
Y: 156.383, Db: 98.736, Dr: 135.749
YPbPr
Y: 162.789, Pb: 31.925, Pr: -49.432
xvYCC
Y: 155.807, Cb: 156.044, Cr: 84.577
YIQ
Y: 156.383, I: -70.086, Q: -7.021
YUV
Y: 156.383, U: 32.291, V: -62.625
Okhsl
h: 229.734, s: 0.719, l: 0.685
Okhsv
h: 229.734. s: 0.674, v: 0.881
Okhwb
h: 229.734, w: 0.287, b: 0.119
Oklab
l: 0.729, a: -0.070, b: -0.082
Oklch
l: 0.729, c: 0.108, h: 229.734
Munsell Color System
10B 6/10 ΔE = 4.638
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.203

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