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#55b8cd Hex Color Code

#55b8cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55b8cd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #55b8cd is comprised of 33.33% red, 72.16% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #55b8cd has a hue of 191° (degrees), 55% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.52 nm.

Color Variations

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#55b8cd linear gradient to complementary #cf6d53

  1. #55b8cd
  2. #7dadb8
  3. #97a1a3
  4. #aa958f
  5. #b9897b
  6. #c57b67
  7. #cf6d53

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b97ab
  2. #3aa2b7
  3. #48adc2
  4. #55b8cd
  5. #61c3d8
  6. #6ecfe4
  7. #7adaf0

Tones

  1. #55b8cd
  2. #65b2c3
  3. #72abb9
  4. #7ca5af
  5. #849ea5
  6. #8b989b
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#55b8cd to white

  1. #55b8cd
  2. #78c4d5
  3. #96d0de
  4. #b1dbe6
  5. #cce7ee
  6. #e6f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#55b8cd to black

  1. #55b8cd
  2. #4997a7
  3. #3c7783
  4. #305861
  5. #233b41
  6. #162123
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ High Dive / 154-5
      #56b8cd
      ΔE = 0.100 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BG 41/312
      #54b7ce
      ΔE = 0.852 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ Summer Medley 2
      #49b6ce
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 631 UP
      #5fb7ca
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. P 118-5 U
      #57b5cf
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Fountain - 6787
      #56b5ca
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Nautilus - 6780
      #71b8c7
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1182T Blue Entry
      #57bbd0
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Amsterdam / 50BG 41/312
      #59b6c8
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. 7333-42 Popeline
      #61b4cb
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Surf's Up 50BG 45/291
      #5bb8cf
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Newport 30BG 44/248
      #69b7c4
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5780 - Water Baby
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Water Baby / 254
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Blue Entry / NP BGG 1574 T
      #5cb6d0
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-c
      #65b7ca
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  15. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #56b4c6
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Sunrise River / 7408
      #59bed6
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Parachute / T12 45.E1
      #53bbcd
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ Cybele / T71-6
      #5abad3
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7408 - Sunrise River
      #50b6d0
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Grotto R150C
      #4cb3ca
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Venise
      #68b7c7
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Saveur cubaine
      #6abed0
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-32-4 Blue Opal
      #64b5cb
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 2-31-4 Fresco Blue
      #6abbca
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  24. Sico

    1. ★ 6152-42 Blue Flame
      #5ebac9
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  25. Brillux

    1. 69.18.15
      #4bbcce
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  26. Jotun

    1. 5206 / Fairouza
      #48bdd0
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Atlantis Blue / 768
      #55b2ca
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  28. Resene

    1. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Refresh B77-049-218
      #71b8ca
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B10G
      #54bed8
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Patch of Blue / KM3190-2
      #63b4cc
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  31. General Paint

    1. Coping / CL 2204M
      #68bed2
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10386
      #59b4c2
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  33. Alcro

    1. Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  34. CIL

    1. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  35. Ford

    1. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Heaven 23-6
      #64bfd4
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  37. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-B10G
      #65b1c5
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  38. Caparol

    1. Alaska 6
      #60b0c4
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  39. Levis

    1. Shady Blue B50
      #6bb7c4
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 41.0%

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#55b8cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55b8cd foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #55b8cd">…</p>

#55b8cd background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #55b8cd">…</p>

#55b8cd shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55b8cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5617869
Binary
01010101, 10111000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#55b8cd
LRV
≈ 40.6%
Closest short hex
#5bc ΔE = 1.954
RGB
rgb(85, 184, 205)
RGBA
rgba(85, 184, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.179, g: 0.388, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.546%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11159347 / 0xff55b8cd
HSL
hsl(190, 55%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 55%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (190.500), saturation: 59% (0.585), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 190.500, saturation: 58.537%, perceived brightness: 64.228%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.403, S: 79.055, L: 69.907
Cubehelix
H: -177.245, S: 0.750, L: 0.614
TSL
T: -1.680, S: 0.219, L: 0.615
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.585), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 31.902, Y: 40.617, Z: 63.904
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.298, Y: 40.617
CIELab
L: 69.907, a: -22.808, b: -19.336
CIELuv
L: 69.907, u: -40.555, v: -26.745
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.907, C: 29.901, H: 220.290
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.907, C: 48.580, H: 213.403
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.731, a: -22.179, b: -14.839
CIECAM02
J: 59.438, C: 42.518, h: 215.095, Q: 151.894, M: 37.182, s: 49.476, H: 273.116
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.127, jaune: -3.183, green: 4.676
LMS
L: 30.449, M: 46.891, S: 63.492
YCbCr
Y: 150.671, Cb: 151.871, Cr: 83.048
YCgCo
Y: 164.500, Cg: 19.500, Co: -8.750
YDbDr
Y: 156.793, Db: 72.543, Dr: 136.524
YPbPr
Y: 164.425, Pb: 21.885, Pr: -50.466
xvYCC
Y: 157.212, Cb: 147.224, Cr: 83.669
YIQ
Y: 156.793, I: -65.722, Q: -14.400
YUV
Y: 156.793, U: 23.724, V: -62.985
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 5.198
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.018

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