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#55bbed Hex Color Code

#55bbed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55bbed is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #55bbed is comprised of 33.33% red, 73.33% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #55bbed has a hue of 200° (degrees), 81% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.97 nm.

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#55bbed linear gradient to complementary #da9d68

  1. #55bbed
  2. #80b6d7
  3. #9bb1c0
  4. #b0acaa
  5. #c1a794
  6. #cea27e
  7. #da9d68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2399c9
  2. #36a4d5
  3. #46b0e1
  4. #55bbed
  5. #63c7f9
  6. #70d2ff
  7. #7ddeff

Tones

  1. #55bbed
  2. #6ab7e0
  3. #7ab2d3
  4. #87aec7
  5. #91aaba
  6. #9aa5ad
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#55bbed to White

  1. #55bbed
  2. #7bc6f0
  3. #99d1f3
  4. #b5ddf6
  5. #cee8f9
  6. #e7f3fc
  7. #ffffff

#55bbed to Black

  1. #55bbed
  2. #4999c1
  3. #3d7897
  4. #31596f
  5. #243c4a
  6. #172127
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 0.518 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. True Blue / 2066-50
      #6dbbeb
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  5. General Paint

    1. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  6. Brillux

    1. 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  8. Behr

    1. 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  9. Caparol

    1. 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 43.2%

#55bbed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55bbed foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #55bbed">…</p>

#55bbed background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #55bbed">…</p>

#55bbed shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55bbed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5618669
Binary
01010101, 10111011, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#55bbed
LRV
≈ 43.6%
Closest short hex
#5be ΔE = 0.332
RGB
rgb(85, 187, 237)
RGBA
rgba(85, 187, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.167, g: 0.367, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.573%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11158547 / 0xff55bbed
HSL
hsl(200, 81%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 81%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (199.737), saturation: 64% (0.641), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 199.737, saturation: 64.135%, perceived brightness: 66.886%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.297, S: 81.645, L: 71.949
Cubehelix
H: -166.393, S: 0.934, L: 0.635
TSL
T: -1.900, S: 0.228, L: 0.636
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.641), magenta: 21% (0.211), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 36.797, Y: 43.583, Z: 86.577
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.261, Y: 43.583
CIELab
L: 71.949, a: -14.676, b: -33.651
CIELuv
L: 71.949, u: -40.172, v: -51.972
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.949, C: 36.712, H: 246.437
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.949, C: 65.688, H: 232.297
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.017, a: -16.037, b: -31.543
CIECAM02
J: 61.698, C: 51.069, h: 231.389, Q: 154.755, M: 44.659, s: 53.720, H: 292.918
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.208, jaune: -5.703, green: 4.415
LMS
L: 31.628, M: 48.619, S: 85.843
YCbCr
Y: 155.319, Cb: 165.046, Cr: 79.672
YCgCo
Y: 174.000, Cg: 13.000, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.202, Db: 112.550, Dr: 146.816
YPbPr
Y: 168.874, Pb: 36.730, Pr: -53.300
xvYCC
Y: 161.033, Cb: 160.265, Cr: 81.180
YIQ
Y: 162.202, I: -76.826, Q: -6.012
YUV
Y: 162.202, U: 36.809, V: -67.731
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.511
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 2.780

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