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Carolina blue / #56a0d3 Hex Color Code

#56a0d3 Paint ChipThe color carolina blue with hexadecimal color code #56a0d3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #56a0d3 is comprised of 33.73% red, 62.75% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #56a0d3 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 59% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.35 nm.

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#56a0d3 linear gradient to complementary #be9a6b

  1. #56a0d3
  2. #749fc2
  3. #899eb0
  4. #9a9d9f
  5. #a89c8e
  6. #b49b7d
  7. #be9a6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3283b4
  2. #3f8dbe
  3. #4b96c9
  4. #56a0d3
  5. #61aadd
  6. #6cb4e8
  7. #77bef2

Tones

  1. #56a0d3
  2. #669ec8
  3. #739cbe
  4. #7d9ab3
  5. #8698a9
  6. #8d969e
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#56a0d3 to White

  1. #56a0d3
  2. #78afda
  3. #95bfe2
  4. #b1cee9
  5. #cbdef0
  6. #e5eff8
  7. #ffffff

#56a0d3 to Black

  1. #56a0d3
  2. #4983ac
  3. #3d6887
  4. #304d64
  5. #233543
  6. #161d24
  7. #000000

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#56a0d3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5677267
Binary
01010110, 10100000, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#56a0d3
Closest short hex
#59c ΔE = 2.543
RGB
rgb(86, 160, 211)
RGBA
rgba(86, 160, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.188, g: 0.350, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 33.725%, yellow: 51.954%, blue: 82.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11099949 / 0xff56a0d3
HSL
hsl(204, 59%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 59%%, 58%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.480), saturation: 59% (0.592), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 204.480, saturation: 59.242, perceived brightness: 58.580
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.446, S: 74.623, L: 63.194
Cubehelix
H: -160.584, S: 0.719, L: 0.562
TSL
T: -2.037, S: 0.196, L: 0.563
CMYK
cyan: 59 (0.592), magenta: 24 (0.242), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 17 (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 66 (0.663), magenta: 37 (0.373), yellow: 17 (0.173)
XYZ
X: 28.162, Y: 31.821, Z: 66.273
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.252, Y: 31.821
CIELab
L: 63.194, a: -8.022, b: -32.953
CIELuv
L: 63.194, u: -31.131, v: -50.694
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.194, C: 33.915, H: 256.319
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.194, C: 59.490, H: 238.446
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.410, a: -9.602, b: -30.170
CIECAM02
J: 52.093, C: 46.616, h: 238.019, Q: 142.200, M: 40.765, s: 53.542, H: 300.229
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.231, jaune: -5.637, green: 3.347
LMS
L: 23.544, M: 34.605, S: 65.690
YCbCr
Y: 139.420, Cb: 161.341, Cr: 91.893
YCgCo
Y: 154.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: -9.750
YDbDr
Y: 143.688, Db: 101.283, Dr: 109.709
YPbPr
Y: 147.910, Pb: 34.010, Pr: -39.346
xvYCC
Y: 143.029, Cb: 157.875, Cr: 93.437
YIQ
Y: 143.688, I: -60.467, Q: 0.220
YUV
Y: 143.688, U: 33.125, V: -50.611
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.015
Brand Color
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