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#56686b Hex Color Code

#56686b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56686b is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56686b is comprised of 33.73% red, 40.78% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #56686b has a hue of 189° (degrees), 11% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.37 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #445659
  2. #4a5c5f
  3. #506265
  4. #56686b
  5. #5c6e71
  6. #627477
  7. #687b7e

Tints and Shades

#56686b to White

  1. #56686b
  2. #707f82
  3. #8b989a
  4. #a7b1b2
  5. #c4cacb
  6. #e1e4e5
  7. #ffffff

#56686b to Black

  1. #56686b
  2. #485659
  3. #3a4547
  4. #2d3536
  5. #202526
  6. #141617
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Privet Green
      #556769
      ΔE = 0.703 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Ice Green
      #536769
      ΔE = 1.031 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Iron Creek 30BG 15/062
      #586768
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Union Blue 70BG 15/076
      #55666c
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  4. Humbrol

    1. ★ 31 Slate Grey
      #55696a
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2021-1
      #53696b
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ T2021-3
      #586a6f
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.06.24
      #53696e
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 69.03.24
      #5d6669
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Green Fire / T151-8
      #566a6b
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Silent Night / T10 47L-1
      #536a6e
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Evening Coast
      #566b6d
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5775 - Iron Creek
      #50676b
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Portsmouth Blue
      #586d74
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Iron Creek / 183
      #50676b
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7317-63 Tornado
      #586c70
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 7405-63 Night Smelt
      #5a6b71
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. ★ S493 / Epidote
      #5a6668
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 596X
      #516369
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Juniper Berry D61-5
      #586a6a
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Silent Night D55-5
      #526870
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  14. Sico

    1. ★ 6157-63 Kennetcook Slate
      #596c6d
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 6169-63 Flemish Painter
      #566a72
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nocturnal Gray / 2135-30
      #56666c
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Knoxville Gray / HC-160
      #5f6d6d
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Juniper Berry / 501-6
      #566b6b
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Lava Gray / 554-6
      #5e686d
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Juniper Berry 501-6
      #566b6b
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Lava Gray 554-6
      #5e686d
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Avon Blue
      #556970
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Alpine Blue
      #51686f
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ Rain Shadow ECC-22-3
      #5d686c
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. DP-372 Heritage Blue
      #5a6569
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5010-B10G
      #5d6a6f
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. S 5010-B30G
      #5c6d6d
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. Wrapped in Twiligh / 8334
      #5d6b6b
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  22. Berger

    1. Wrapped in Twiligh / 8334
      #5d6b6b
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. Wrapped in Twilight
      #5d6b6b
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Ascot Gray
      #55646a
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Cadet Gray
      #5f6c6c
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brush-Everard Blue CW623
      #4f6266
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 8334 - Wrapped In Twilight
      #5c6867
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  27. General Paint

    1. Tadpole / CL 3086A
      #5e6768
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Signal / CL 3056A
      #4d6265
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  28. Dulux

    1. Smokey Slate
      #5b6466
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  29. Trabant

    1. Delphingrau / 701
      #566463
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  30. Dupont

    1. CAS902
      #546163
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. CAS886
      #536262
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  31. Tata

    1. Platinum Grey / 729
      #51636a
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Sequoia Glade
      #536262
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Trojan Gray / NP N 1996 D
      #616b6d
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  34. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2014
      #5d686e
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  35. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 7011
      #586264
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 11.7%

#56686b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56686b 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: #56686b">…</p>

#56686b background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #56686b">…</p>

#56686b shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56686b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5662827
Binary
01010110, 01101000, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#56686b
LRV
≈ 12.9%
Closest short hex
#566 ΔE = 1.849
RGB
rgb(86, 104, 107)
RGBA
rgba(86, 104, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.350, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.375%, blue: 0.420%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11114389 / 0xff56686b
HSL
hsl(189, 11%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 11%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (188.571), saturation: 20% (0.196), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 188.571, saturation: 19.626%, perceived brightness: 38.951%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 205.093, S: 29.308, L: 42.673
Cubehelix
H: -179.383, S: 0.133, L: 0.388
TSL
T: -1.641, S: 0.063, L: 0.388
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.196), magenta: 3% (0.028), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 11.441, Y: 12.940, Z: 15.802
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.322, Y: 12.940
CIELab
L: 42.673, a: -6.024, b: -3.942
CIELuv
L: 42.673, u: -9.384, v: -4.395
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.673, C: 7.199, H: 213.201
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.673, C: 10.362, H: 205.093
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.973, a: -6.179, b: -0.864
CIECAM02
J: 32.302, C: 12.811, h: 210.117, Q: 111.977, M: 11.203, s: 31.631, H: 266.753
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.092, jaune: -0.696, green: 1.268
LMS
L: 11.377, M: 14.012, S: 15.750
YCbCr
Y: 101.004, Cb: 131.981, Cr: 119.885
YCgCo
Y: 100.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: 16.250
YDbDr
Y: 98.960, Db: 12.099, Dr: 24.645
YPbPr
Y: 100.382, Pb: 3.570, Pr: -9.138
xvYCC
Y: 102.210, Cb: 131.136, Cr: 119.973
YIQ
Y: 98.960, I: -11.687, Q: -2.873
YUV
Y: 98.960, U: 3.957, V: -11.370
Munsell Color System
2.5B 4/2 ΔE = 1.966
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 9.229

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