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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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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 0.586 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 0.632 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 1202T Blue Spell
      #5fb6d4
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 0.844 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. S 1050-B10G
      #24add4
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  4. Humbrol

    1. ★ 47 Sea Blue
      #48b5e0
      ΔE = 1.129 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d3
      #62b1d6
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. 30-c1
      #2cb7e7
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Riviera Blue 540B-5
      #63b4d8
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Electra P510-4
      #73b4e2
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  7. Wattyl

    1. ★ Limpid Sea / E35W
      #50b5db
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Calm Spring / C852
      #76afcb
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Gulf Coast / T70-6
      #57b7dc
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Aladdin Blue / T12 42.E3
      #5fb2d2
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1060-B
      #36b5e2
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Cool Blue / 5343 B
      #58aad1
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Seagull B76-052-227
      #77b7d0
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rio Carnival R147C
      #5faed6
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  13. Dulux

    1. 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. 89BG 37/353
      #47aed8
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 83 15 230 / Coelin 120
      #60acdc
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fine Arts / 35D-4
      #5badd5
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Island View / 36C-4
      #84b6d7
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  16. Crayola

    1. Blue Sky
      #38b0de
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Electric Blue
      #23b2ee
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 7247 Electricblue
      #5ab4d6
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  18. Sikkens

    1. R7.31.62
      #5fb2d3
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. R5.31.61
      #63b5d1
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Flyway - 6794
      #5db3d4
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B50
      #38b1db
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  21. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Hoeth Blue
      #57a9d4
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  23. Glidden

    1. Bright Blue / 50BG 41/312
      #59b3d4
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Mystic Blue / PPG1237-5
      #48a8d0
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  24. Brillux

    1. 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 3.010 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. 66.18.15
      #57bbdf
      ΔE = 3.415 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  25. Caran d'Ache

    1. 161 Light Blue
      #59b9ea
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  26. Olympic

    1. Salem Blue A53-4
      #62aecf
      ΔE = 3.016 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 3.032 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 3.273 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  28. General Paint

    1. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 3.040 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  29. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Beside the Ocean
      #67b2d0
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Montana Sky 25-9
      #67b5ce
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  31. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-42 Prince Blue
      #4ab0d4
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Azure Afternoon / 89BG 37/353
      #4facd2
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  33. Colortrend

    1. 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. Epimethius / 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. Running Stream / 7408
      #5bb4d4
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Picturesque / 9208
      #61aee1
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  36. Nerolac

    1. Chinese Pottery Blue - 4295
      #5ab2d2
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Blue Bird Lake - 4272
      #78b3d4
      ΔE = 3.608 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  38. Vista Paint

    1. Sunrise River
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  39. Berger

    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  40. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 3.296 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Persian Blue / 153-5
      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  41. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Teal Topaz
      #5eaece
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  42. Kelly-Moore

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

    1. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CAS507
      #3bb7dd
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  44. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  45. Plascon

    1. Soft Sail B2-A2-1
      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 3.549 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Baby Bird Blue B2-B2-1
      #54accc
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  46. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Persian Blue 153-5
      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Heartland 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  47. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  48. Tollens

    1. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. T2001-1
      #61b9d9
      ΔE = 3.666 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  49. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  50. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #76b0cb
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  51. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 2-33-4 Angel Falls
      #65afca
      ΔE = 4.531 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  52. Focoltone

    1. 3380
      #00baef
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 2241
      #2ebef0
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  53. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 3.848 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #7caecb
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  54. Rodda Paint

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

    1. Fairhaven / P125-C4
      #65bad9
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  56. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  57. Disney

    1. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  58. Dutch Boy

    1. Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  59. Little Greene

    1. Beach Hut
      #53a8d1
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  60. Crown Paint

    1. Sky High
      #3ea9d5
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  61. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Frozen Wave / 230
      #56acca
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  62. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28149
      #43c1ef
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  63. California Paints

    1. Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. DE 5829 - Frozen Wave
      #56acca
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  64. New Look

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

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  66. Sto

    1. 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  67. Coronado Paint

    1. 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  68. ICI Paints

    1. Skyward Bound 90BG 44/215
      #7eb1cd
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 4091 Azure Afternoon 89BG 37/353
      #39a7d4
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  69. Kansai Paint

    1. Shahded Pond
      #66b1cb
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Port Blue
      #6bb6d0
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  70. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10396
      #66bcda
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. CF10392
      #58b6d2
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  71. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5721
      #00add8
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 5246
      #00afea
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  72. Federal Standard

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

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#55b4de HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55b4de foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #55b4de">…</p>

#55b4de background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #55b4de">…</p>

#55b4de shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55b4de">…</p>

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
Munsell Color System
10B 6/10 ΔE = 4.638
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.203

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