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#56a0e6 Hex Color Code

#56a0e6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56a0e6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #56a0e6 is comprised of 33.73% red, 62.75% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #56a0e6 has a hue of 209° (degrees), 74% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.82 nm.

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#56a0e6 linear gradient to complementary #c6af76

  1. #56a0e6
  2. #77a2d4
  3. #8ea4c1
  4. #a0a7af
  5. #afa99c
  6. #bbac89
  7. #c6af76

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2e83c6
  2. #3d8cd1
  3. #4a96db
  4. #56a0e6
  5. #62aaf1
  6. #6db4fc
  7. #79beff

Tones

  1. #56a0e6
  2. #69a0da
  3. #789fce
  4. #849fc2
  5. #8e9eb6
  6. #979eaa
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#56a0e6 to white

  1. #56a0e6
  2. #7aafea
  3. #98beef
  4. #b3cef3
  5. #cddef7
  6. #e6eefb
  7. #ffffff

#56a0e6 to black

  1. #56a0e6
  2. #4a83bc
  3. #3d6893
  4. #314d6c
  5. #243448
  6. #171d26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-R90B
      #4e9eea
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1555-R80B
      #649dda
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  3. Fender

    1. ★ 29 / Blue Agave
      #4c9deb
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  4. Caparol

    1. 80 15 246 / Lago 115
      #689cdc
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. Rolling Sea
      #3e9be7
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Bubbling Fountain
      #67a2dc
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Rackham Blue
      #689fd8
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. Windjammer / 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Windjammer 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  9. Plascon

    1. Blue Grace B4-B2-1
      #70a0e0
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2171 C
      #489fdf
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 31.5%

#56a0e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56a0e6 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #56a0e6">…</p>

#56a0e6 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #56a0e6">…</p>

#56a0e6 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56a0e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5677286
Binary
01010110, 10100000, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#56a0e6
LRV
≈ 32.8%
Closest short hex
#59d ΔE = 2.518
RGB
rgb(86, 160, 230)
RGBA
rgba(86, 160, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.181, g: 0.336, b: 0.483
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.529%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11099930 / 0xff56a0e6
HSL
hsl(209, 74%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 74%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (209.167), saturation: 63% (0.626), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 209.167, saturation: 62.609%, perceived brightness: 59.821%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.477, S: 76.541, L: 64.023
Cubehelix
H: -154.834, S: 0.835, L: 0.571
TSL
T: -2.189, S: 0.205, L: 0.572
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.626), magenta: 30% (0.304), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 30.686, Y: 32.830, Z: 79.567
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.229, Y: 32.830
CIELab
L: 64.023, a: -1.919, b: -42.174
CIELuv
L: 64.023, u: -30.565, v: -66.998
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.023, C: 42.217, H: 267.395
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.023, C: 73.641, H: 245.477
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.298, a: -4.674, b: -42.226
CIECAM02
J: 52.930, C: 53.482, h: 244.976, Q: 143.338, M: 46.769, s: 57.121, H: 303.542
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -7.302, green: 3.175
LMS
L: 23.669, M: 34.624, S: 78.785
YCbCr
Y: 141.282, Cb: 169.682, Cr: 90.544
YCgCo
Y: 159.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: -14.500
YDbDr
Y: 145.854, Db: 126.610, Dr: 113.832
YPbPr
Y: 149.278, Pb: 43.510, Pr: -40.220
xvYCC
Y: 144.203, Cb: 166.221, Cr: 92.669
YIQ
Y: 145.854, I: -66.571, Q: 6.132
YUV
Y: 145.854, U: 41.409, V: -52.511
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.810
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 2.924

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