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#55b5bd Hex Color Code

#55b5bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55b5bd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #55b5bd is comprised of 33.33% red, 70.98% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #55b5bd has a hue of 185° (degrees), 44% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.34 nm.

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#55b5bd linear gradient to complementary #c5544d

  1. #55b5bd
  2. #7ba7a9
  3. #939896
  4. #a48983
  5. #b27971
  6. #bd685f
  7. #c5544d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2f959d
  2. #3c9fa7
  3. #49aab2
  4. #55b5bd
  5. #61c0c8
  6. #6ccbd3
  7. #78d6de

Tones

  1. #55b5bd
  2. #63aeb4
  3. #6ea6ab
  4. #769fa3
  5. #7e989a
  6. #849091
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#55b5bd to white

  1. #55b5bd
  2. #76c1c8
  3. #94ced3
  4. #b0dade
  5. #cae6e9
  6. #e5f3f4
  7. #ffffff

#55b5bd to black

  1. #55b5bd
  2. #48949b
  3. #3c757a
  4. #2f575a
  5. #233a3c
  6. #162021
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7709 CP
      #62b5bb
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 7709 C
      #63b1bc
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Caribbean Teal / 90GG 39/272
      #5fb3b8
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7338-42 Seaside Spa
      #61b4b9
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 7340-42 Cool!
      #64bbc1
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Brookside / KM3206-2
      #62b3bb
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Blue Diamond 5
      #63b3b9
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 10BG 39/244
      #69b4b8
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Harbor Side Blue / 740
      #5db6ba
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-b
      #53b4b8
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 29-b1
      #46b6c6
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-B30G
      #64b6bb
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 2050-B30G
      #44b1b8
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Caruso / 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Montego Bay / 156-6
      #38b8be
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Caruso 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Java Sea 18BG 41/313
      #3fb4be
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. 4004 Vista Marine 10BG 39/244
      #5eadb3
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  13. Sico

    1. ★ 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Utopia Beckons R153D
      #4ab5c2
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Well Water
      #6ab7bd
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Aqua
      #5cb2bd
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Turquoise
      #69b4bd
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Vista Marine
      #6ab4ba
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  17. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS451
      #65b8bc
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  18. Duron

    1. ★ Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  19. Behr

    1. 520D-5 Tropical Tide
      #5eb2be
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 510D-5 Surfer
      #67b4b5
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Just Jazz / T10 49B-2
      #62b4b6
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  21. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5759 - Toes on the Nose
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  24. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #34b6c2
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #57afb2
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  27. Plascon

    1. Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10386
      #59b4c2
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. CF10666
      #55b3b4
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 1-30-5 Ocean Wave
      #4bbcc8
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  30. Sikkens

    1. Q0.30.60
      #4eadb6
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 34.9%

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#55b5bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55b5bd foreground

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="color: #55b5bd">…</p>

#55b5bd background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #55b5bd">…</p>

#55b5bd shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55b5bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5617085
Binary
01010101, 10110101, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#55b5bd
LRV
≈ 38.7%
Closest short hex
#4bc ΔE = 3.659
RGB
rgb(85, 181, 189)
RGBA
rgba(85, 181, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.187, g: 0.398, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.529%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11160131 / 0xff55b5bd
HSL
hsl(185, 44%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 44%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (184.615), saturation: 55% (0.550), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 184.615, saturation: 55.026%, perceived brightness: 62.577%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 201.050, S: 77.383, L: 68.497
Cubehelix
H: -183.596, S: 0.669, L: 0.600
TSL
T: -1.566, S: 0.215, L: 0.601
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.550), magenta: 4% (0.042), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 29.452, Y: 38.650, Z: 54.042
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.316, Y: 38.650
CIELab
L: 68.497, a: -25.866, b: -12.666
CIELuv
L: 68.497, u: -40.168, v: -15.459
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.497, C: 28.801, H: 206.090
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.497, C: 43.040, H: 201.050
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.169, a: -24.235, b: -8.021
CIECAM02
J: 57.878, C: 39.295, h: 205.206, Q: 149.888, M: 34.363, s: 47.881, H: 260.325
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.089, jaune: -2.036, green: 4.762
LMS
L: 29.410, M: 45.216, S: 53.759
YCbCr
Y: 147.591, Cb: 145.720, Cr: 85.288
YCgCo
Y: 159.000, Cg: 22.000, Co: -4.750
YDbDr
Y: 153.208, Db: 53.864, Dr: 129.704
YPbPr
Y: 161.128, Pb: 15.040, Pr: -48.368
xvYCC
Y: 154.381, Cb: 141.212, Cr: 85.512
YIQ
Y: 153.208, I: -59.759, Q: -17.811
YUV
Y: 153.208, U: 17.614, V: -59.840
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/8 ΔE = 3.803
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 10.983

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