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#55c9ed Hex Color Code

#55c9ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #55c9ed is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #55c9ed is comprised of 33.33% red, 78.82% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #55c9ed has a hue of 194° (degrees), 81% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.65 nm.

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

#55c9ed linear gradient to complementary #ec8656

  1. #55c9ed
  2. #89bfd3
  3. #a9b4ba
  4. #c0aaa1
  5. #d19e88
  6. #e0936f
  7. #ec8656

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1da5c7
  2. #34b1d4
  3. #45bde0
  4. #55c9ed
  5. #64d5fa
  6. #72e2ff
  7. #80efff

Tones

  1. #55c9ed
  2. #6bc2e0
  3. #7bbcd3
  4. #87b5c6
  5. #91aeba
  6. #9aa8ad
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#55c9ed to white

  1. #55c9ed
  2. #7bd2f0
  3. #9adbf3
  4. #b5e4f6
  5. #cfedf9
  6. #e7f6fc
  7. #ffffff

#55c9ed to black

  1. #55c9ed
  2. #49a4c1
  3. #3d8197
  4. #315f6f
  5. #24404a
  6. #172327
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Duron

    1. ★ Fountain
      #5ac8e9
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 305 U
      #53caec
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ 637 U
      #5ec8e5
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  3. Designers Guild

    1. Indian Ocean
      #71c9ea
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Candid Blue - 6953
      #6cc3e0
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. Spritzig / A327
      #76c9e7
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  6. Sikkens

    1. R2.29.68
      #6cc4df
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 48.0%

#55c9ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#55c9ed foreground

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

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #55c9ed">…</p>

#55c9ed background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #55c9ed">…</p>

#55c9ed shadow

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

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #55c9ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5622253
Binary
01010101, 11001001, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#55c9ed
LRV
≈ 49.8%
Closest short hex
#5ce ΔE = 1.315
RGB
rgb(85, 201, 237)
RGBA
rgba(85, 201, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.163, g: 0.384, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.591%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11154963 / 0xff55c9ed
HSL
hsl(194, 81%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 81%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (194.211), saturation: 64% (0.641), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 194.211, saturation: 64.135%, perceived brightness: 70.456%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 222.081, S: 83.390, L: 75.955
Cubehelix
H: -172.992, S: 0.994, L: 0.667
TSL
T: -1.762, S: 0.239, L: 0.668
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.641), magenta: 15% (0.152), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 39.913, Y: 49.815, Z: 87.616
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.281, Y: 49.815
CIELab
L: 75.955, a: -21.938, b: -27.481
CIELuv
L: 75.955, u: -45.212, v: -40.825
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.955, C: 35.163, H: 231.400
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.955, C: 60.917, H: 222.081
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.580, a: -22.572, b: -24.196
CIECAM02
J: 66.336, C: 49.521, h: 222.132, Q: 160.467, M: 43.306, s: 51.949, H: 281.854
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.162, jaune: -4.584, green: 5.072
LMS
L: 36.420, M: 57.012, S: 86.959
YCbCr
Y: 162.375, Cb: 160.972, Cr: 74.520
YCgCo
Y: 181.000, Cg: 20.000, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 170.420, Db: 100.188, Dr: 162.440
YPbPr
Y: 178.884, Pb: 31.340, Pr: -59.656
xvYCC
Y: 169.630, Cb: 155.530, Cr: 75.596
YIQ
Y: 170.420, I: -80.669, Q: -13.328
YUV
Y: 170.420, U: 32.765, V: -74.940
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/8 ΔE = 2.728
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 5.706

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