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#56a2cb Hex Color Code

#56a2cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56a2cb is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #56a2cb is comprised of 33.73% red, 63.53% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #56a2cb has a hue of 201° (degrees), 53% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.85 nm.

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#56a2cb linear gradient to complementary #bc8e65

  1. #56a2cb
  2. #749fba
  3. #899ba9
  4. #999898
  5. #a79587
  6. #b29176
  7. #bc8e65

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3385ac
  2. #3f8fb7
  3. #4b98c1
  4. #56a2cb
  5. #61acd5
  6. #6cb6e0
  7. #76c0ea

Tones

  1. #56a2cb
  2. #659fc1
  3. #719cb7
  4. #7b99ae
  5. #8397a4
  6. #8b949b
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#56a2cb to White

  1. #56a2cb
  2. #77b1d4
  3. #95c0dc
  4. #b0d0e5
  5. #cbdfee
  6. #e5eff6
  7. #ffffff

#56a2cb to Black

  1. #56a2cb
  2. #4985a6
  3. #3c6982
  4. #304e60
  5. #233540
  6. #161e23
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5293
      #5ca2cc
      ΔE = 1.069
    2. ★ 6053
      #59a2ce
      ΔE = 1.347
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c3
      #539fca
      ΔE = 1.297
    2. ★ 32-c2
      #57a2d1
      ΔE = 2.198
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 1.513
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Lyric / CL 2245D
      #5ba6d2
      ΔE = 1.930
    2. Azure / CL 2294D
      #69a1c9
      ΔE = 2.666
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ S9.35.56
      #53a1d0
      ΔE = 2.002
    2. S1.38.56
      #3aa2cc
      ΔE = 2.784
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Évasion
      #45a4d4
      ΔE = 2.021
    2. Bleu horizon
      #4f9bc6
      ΔE = 2.668
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Headwater / T10 44B-2
      #52a8d4
      ΔE = 2.194
    2. Seventh Heaven / T12 40.E5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 2.486
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.18
      #5aa5d3
      ΔE = 2.206
  9. Little Greene

    1. ★ Beach Hut
      #53a8d1
      ΔE = 2.234
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Blue / 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 2.255
    2. Salem Blue / 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 2.889
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Blue 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 2.255
    2. Salem Blue 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 2.889
  12. Ford

    1. Lakeland Blue
      #5fa2c3
      ΔE = 2.335
  13. Dulux

    1. Venetian Crystal 5
      #689fc3
      ΔE = 2.380
    2. 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 2.584
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Agile Blue
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.435
    2. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.705
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Bonaventure
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 2.442
  16. Berger

    1. Bonaventure / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 2.442
  17. Asian Paints

    1. Mughal Blue / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 2.442
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Bonaventure / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 2.442
  19. Caparol

    1. 80 15 230 / Coelin 80
      #58a4d4
      ΔE = 2.596
    2. Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 2.955
  20. Tollens

    1. T2004-1
      #4a9ecf
      ΔE = 2.842
  21. Behr

    1. 550B-5 Windjammer
      #37a5d7
      ΔE = 2.855
    2. 540B-6 Sea Ridge
      #3a9ec9
      ΔE = 2.947
  22. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2050-B
      #4ba2c6
      ΔE = 2.866
  23. ICI Paints

    1. 4091 Azure Afternoon 89BG 37/353
      #39a7d4
      ΔE = 2.988

#56a2cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56a2cb foreground

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#56a2cb background

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#56a2cb 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 #56a2cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5677771
Binary
01010110, 10100010, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#56a2cb
Closest short hex
#4ad ΔE = 3.471
RGB
rgb(86, 162, 203)
RGBA
rgba(86, 162, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.191, g: 0.359, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 33.725%, yellow: 51.793%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11099445 / 0xff56a2cb
HSL
hsl(201, 53%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 53%%, 57%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.026), saturation: 58% (0.576), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 201.026, saturation: 57.635, perceived brightness: 58.580
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.728, S: 74.216, L: 63.449
Cubehelix
H: -164.822, S: 0.676, L: 0.564
TSL
T: -1.936, S: 0.195, L: 0.565
CMYK
cyan: 58 (0.576), magenta: 20 (0.202), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 20 (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 66 (0.663), magenta: 36 (0.365), yellow: 20 (0.204)
XYZ
X: 27.534, Y: 32.128, Z: 61.239
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.266, Y: 32.128
CIELab
L: 63.449, a: -11.617, b: -28.108
CIELuv
L: 63.449, u: -32.133, v: -42.224
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.449, C: 30.415, H: 247.545
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.449, C: 53.060, H: 232.728
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.682, a: -12.486, b: -24.379
CIECAM02
J: 52.381, C: 43.502, h: 232.493, Q: 142.593, M: 38.041, s: 51.651, H: 294.205
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.199, jaune: -4.767, green: 3.538
LMS
L: 24.034, M: 35.539, S: 60.742
YCbCr
Y: 139.644, Cb: 157.247, Cr: 91.725
YCgCo
Y: 153.250, Cg: 8.750, Co: -7.750
YDbDr
Y: 143.950, Db: 88.853, Dr: 110.205
YPbPr
Y: 148.764, Pb: 29.240, Pr: -39.886
xvYCC
Y: 143.762, Cb: 153.685, Cr: 92.963
YIQ
Y: 143.950, I: -58.446, Q: -3.314
YUV
Y: 143.950, U: 29.059, V: -50.840
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.729
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 4.065

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