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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.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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

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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. ★ 52BG 38/320
      #4ab3cb
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 631 UP
      #5fb7ca
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. ★ 2198 CP
      #65bccd
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  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. ★ 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Surf's Up 50BG 45/291
      #5bb8cf
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Sleeping Beauty 50BG 46/289
      #5fb8cf
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Water Baby / 254
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5780 - Water Baby
      #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. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Poles / T72-5
      #61bbce
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. ★ Cybele / T71-6
      #5abad3
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  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. Coronado Paint

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

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

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

    1. ★ T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  22. 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%
  23. Sico

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

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

    1. 5206 / Fairouza
      #48bdd0
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 29-b1
      #46b6c6
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  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%

#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

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #55b8cd">…</p>

#55b8cd shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<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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