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#55bbeb Hex Color Code

#55bbeb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55bbeb is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #55bbeb is comprised of 33.33% red, 73.33% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #55bbeb has a hue of 199° (degrees), 79% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.23 nm.

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

#55bbeb linear gradient to complementary #d99c67

  1. #55bbeb
  2. #80b6d5
  3. #9bb1bf
  4. #afaca9
  5. #c0a793
  6. #cda17d
  7. #d99c67

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2399c7
  2. #37a4d3
  3. #46b0df
  4. #55bbeb
  5. #63c7f7
  6. #70d2ff
  7. #7ddeff

Tones

  1. #55bbeb
  2. #6ab6de
  3. #7ab2d2
  4. #86adc5
  5. #90a9b9
  6. #99a4ac
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#55bbeb to white

  1. #55bbeb
  2. #7ac6ee
  3. #99d1f2
  4. #b4ddf5
  5. #cee8f9
  6. #e7f3fc
  7. #ffffff

#55bbeb to black

  1. #55bbeb
  2. #4999c0
  3. #3d7896
  4. #31596e
  5. #243c49
  6. #172127
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298 CP
      #51bae8
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ 2190 XGC
      #5bb5e3
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 30-c
      #2ebef0
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  6. Brillux

    1. 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  8. Behr

    1. 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  10. Caparol

    1. 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. True Blue / 2066-50
      #6dbbeb
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  13. Focoltone

    1. 2241
      #2ebef0
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 2227
      #4ac2f1
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  15. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 39.8%

#55bbeb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55bbeb foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #55bbeb">…</p>

#55bbeb background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #55bbeb">…</p>

#55bbeb shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55bbeb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5618667
Binary
01010101, 10111011, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#55bbeb
LRV
≈ 43.5%
Closest short hex
#5be ΔE = 0.999
RGB
rgb(85, 187, 235)
RGBA
rgba(85, 187, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.168, g: 0.369, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.571%, blue: 0.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11158549 / 0xff55bbeb
HSL
hsl(199, 79%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 79%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.200), saturation: 64% (0.638), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 199.200, saturation: 63.830%, perceived brightness: 66.762%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.293, S: 81.516, L: 71.870
Cubehelix
H: -167.044, S: 0.922, L: 0.634
TSL
T: -1.886, S: 0.227, L: 0.635
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.638), magenta: 20% (0.204), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 36.506, Y: 43.466, Z: 85.047
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.263, Y: 43.466
CIELab
L: 71.870, a: -15.300, b: -32.688
CIELuv
L: 71.870, u: -40.263, v: -50.243
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.870, C: 36.092, H: 244.917
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.870, C: 64.386, H: 231.293
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.929, a: -16.537, b: -30.333
CIECAM02
J: 61.613, C: 50.457, h: 230.472, Q: 154.649, M: 44.124, s: 53.415, H: 291.842
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.202, jaune: -5.531, green: 4.438
LMS
L: 31.613, M: 48.617, S: 84.336
YCbCr
Y: 155.123, Cb: 164.168, Cr: 79.814
YCgCo
Y: 173.500, Cg: 13.500, Co: -16.250
YDbDr
Y: 161.974, Db: 109.884, Dr: 146.382
YPbPr
Y: 168.730, Pb: 35.730, Pr: -53.208
xvYCC
Y: 160.909, Cb: 159.386, Cr: 81.260
YIQ
Y: 161.974, I: -76.184, Q: -6.634
YUV
Y: 161.974, U: 35.937, V: -67.530
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.530
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 2.722

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