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#55bbe8 Hex Color Code

#55bbe8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55bbe8 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #55bbe8 is comprised of 33.33% red, 73.33% green and 90.98% blue. In the HSL color space #55bbe8 has a hue of 198° (degrees), 76% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.64 nm.

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#55bbe8 linear gradient to complementary #d99664

  1. #55bbe8
  2. #80b5d2
  3. #9bafbc
  4. #b0a9a6
  5. #c0a390
  6. #ce9d7a
  7. #d99664

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2499c5
  2. #37a4d0
  3. #47b0dc
  4. #55bbe8
  5. #63c7f4
  6. #70d2ff
  7. #7ddeff

Tones

  1. #55bbe8
  2. #6ab6dc
  3. #79b2cf
  4. #85adc3
  5. #8fa8b7
  6. #98a4ab
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#55bbe8 to white

  1. #55bbe8
  2. #7ac6ec
  3. #99d1f0
  4. #b4ddf4
  5. #cee8f8
  6. #e7f3fb
  7. #ffffff

#55bbe8 to black

  1. #55bbe8
  2. #4999bd
  3. #3d7894
  4. #31596d
  5. #243c48
  6. #172126
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298 CP
      #51bae8
      ΔE = 0.492 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ 2985 UP
      #59bbe2
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Note
      #62bbe0
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Azure Sky 3
      #57b7dd
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 2241
      #2ebef0
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 2227
      #4ac2f1
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  13. Caparol

    1. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  14. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28149
      #43c1ef
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  17. Behr

    1. 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  18. Humbrol

    1. 47 Sea Blue
      #48b5e0
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Gulf Coast / T70-6
      #57b7dc
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  20. Plascon

    1. Soft Sail B2-A2-1
      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS523
      #4eb6dd
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 40.3%

#55bbe8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55bbe8 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #55bbe8">…</p>

#55bbe8 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #55bbe8">…</p>

#55bbe8 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55bbe8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5618664
Binary
01010101, 10111011, 11101000
Hexadecimal
#55bbe8
LRV
≈ 43.3%
Closest short hex
#4be ΔE = 1.486
RGB
rgb(85, 187, 232)
RGBA
rgba(85, 187, 232, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.169, g: 0.371, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.569%, blue: 0.910%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11158552 / 0xff55bbe8
HSL
hsl(198, 76%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 76%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (198.367), saturation: 63% (0.634), value: 91% (0.910)
HSP
hue: 198.367, saturation: 63.362%, perceived brightness: 66.578%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.707, S: 81.322, L: 71.754
Cubehelix
H: -168.051, S: 0.904, L: 0.633
TSL
T: -1.864, S: 0.227, L: 0.634
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.634), magenta: 19% (0.194), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.090)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 9% (0.090)
XYZ
X: 36.076, Y: 43.294, Z: 82.784
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.267, Y: 43.294
CIELab
L: 71.754, a: -16.232, b: -31.239
CIELuv
L: 71.754, u: -40.401, v: -47.650
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.754, C: 35.205, H: 242.543
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.754, C: 62.472, H: 229.707
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.798, a: -17.278, b: -28.536
CIECAM02
J: 61.487, C: 49.552, h: 229.035, Q: 154.490, M: 43.333, s: 52.961, H: 290.150
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -5.273, green: 4.473
LMS
L: 31.592, M: 48.614, S: 82.107
YCbCr
Y: 154.829, Cb: 162.851, Cr: 80.027
YCgCo
Y: 172.750, Cg: 14.250, Co: -15.500
YDbDr
Y: 161.632, Db: 105.885, Dr: 145.731
YPbPr
Y: 168.514, Pb: 34.230, Pr: -53.070
xvYCC
Y: 160.724, Cb: 158.069, Cr: 81.382
YIQ
Y: 161.632, I: -75.220, Q: -7.567
YUV
Y: 161.632, U: 34.629, V: -67.230
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.749
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 2.936

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