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Matthews Paint Copenhagen / 2514 / #56a3b4 Hex Color Code

#56a3b4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56a3b4 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56a3b4 is comprised of 33.73% red, 63.92% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #56a3b4 has a hue of 191° (degrees), 39% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.6 nm.

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#56a3b4 linear gradient to complementary #b16b59

  1. #56a3b4
  2. #719aa4
  3. #849195
  4. #938886
  5. #9f7f77
  6. #a97568
  7. #b16b59

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #368697
  2. #4190a0
  3. #4c99aa
  4. #56a3b4
  5. #60adbe
  6. #6bb7c8
  7. #75c1d2

Tones

  1. #56a3b4
  2. #629eac
  3. #6b99a4
  4. #73949c
  5. #7a8f94
  6. #808a8d
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#56a3b4 to white

  1. #56a3b4
  2. #76b2c0
  3. #92c1cd
  4. #aed0d9
  5. #c9e0e6
  6. #e4eff2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#56a3b4 to black

  1. #56a3b4
  2. #498693
  3. #3c6a74
  4. #2f4f56
  5. #22353a
  6. #151e20
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 0.838 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Aqua Bay / 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mermaid Tail X81R165C
      #4fa4b8
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Blue Chiffon R176C
      #6ba0b4
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  3. Sico

    1. ★ 6153-52 Miramichi River
      #5ca0ae
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. 6154-42 Colorado River
      #67a2ab
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sea Breeze / T12 45.F6
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Serene Sea / T10 45E-1
      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  5. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 7-084 - Fiesta blue
      #5fa3b0
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 72.12.18
      #60a1ae
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 66.12.18
      #689cb2
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Riverboat Cruise
      #68a3ae
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Splash Of Teal / 17BG 36/333
      #38acc0
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 2412
      #48a0b0
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. 75 14 220 / Arctis 75
      #48a0b8
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Turquoise BIC-53
      #5ea0ac
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Tropical Splash 540D-5
      #5aa0ba
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-4717 TCX
      #64a1ad
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 549
      #6399ab
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Toto B68-057-214
      #519daf
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Awash B69-031-226
      #739ca9
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  15. Freightliner

    1. ★ Baffin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  16. Kenworth USA

    1. ★ Bafin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  17. Bentley

    1. Glacier Blue / LO5P
      #619fb2
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  18. Levis

    1. Real Aqua
      #639dab
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7431 - Patch Of Blue
      #4baabe
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  20. Bristol

    1. Distant Blu / P122-C5
      #5d9cad
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Academy Blue / P117-C4
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  21. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5d9ea9
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. Morning Room
      #549bab
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  23. Graham & Brown

    1. Hoorn Blue
      #699fab
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Great Lakes
      #589ba9
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  25. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-B20G
      #4e9daa
      ΔE = 3.008 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3040-B10G
      #4e98ac
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Freshwater - 6774
      #4da6b2
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Jamaica Bay - 6781
      #34a3b6
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  27. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 3.178 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 3.181 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. S 2030-B30G
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  29. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thunderhawk Blue
      #509ba9
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  30. Dulux

    1. 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 3.244 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 50BG 30/384
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  31. Crown Paint

    1. Aqua Dark
      #6b9eab
      ΔE = 3.281 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. 1997 Aqua
      #659ca1
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lagoon / 2054-40
      #419dad
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Blue Lake / 2053-40
      #579da6
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  33. Sikkens

    1. Q3.23.56
      #66a6af
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Q0.30.60
      #4dacb5
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 3.534 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Eau profonde
      #40a5c2
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7334-42 Beaufort Sea
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 7318-42 Cepheus
      #6c9caa
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  36. Alcro

    1. Lovart
      #70a1ac
      ΔE = 3.580 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Blick
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  37. Matthews Paint

    1. Dream I Can Fly / 7932
      #30a3bc
      ΔE = 3.601 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Ciel Bleu / 4721
      #49a1bc
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Acapulco Cliffs / PPG1150-5
      #4e9aa8
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Aqua Bay 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  39. Asian Paints

    1. Reviving Sea / 9239
      #6a9ca8
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  40. Nerolac

    1. French Drapes - 4296
      #52a8c2
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 4.905 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Caribbean Cruise / 111
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  42. California Paints

    1. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. DE 5760 - Caribbean Cruise
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  43. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blessed Blue / 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  44. ECOS Paints

    1. Blessed Blue (0667)
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  45. Colortrend

    1. 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  46. Olympic

    1. Aqua Blue B56-4
      #5f99a6
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  47. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  48. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  49. General Paint

    1. Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  50. Dupont

    1. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 3.901 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. CAS484
      #3a9cb8
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  51. Berger

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  52. Scib Paints

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  53. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  54. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Duckling 24-10
      #669aa5
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  55. Laura Ashley

    1. 1304 Sky Blue 4
      #52a8c3
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  56. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  57. ICI Paints

    1. Windjammer 50BG 37/336
      #35a9c4
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Chelsea Blue 52BG 38/320
      #41acc6
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  58. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Wonderful World / 7415
      #75a1ab
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  59. Brighto Paints

    1. 6812 Ocean Dip
      #3aa4c1
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2055 Ocean Dip
      #4ca9c7
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  60. Volkswagen

    1. Aqua Green
      #459ba7
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  61. Clark+Kensington

    1. Bella Luna / 1046
      #739ea9
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Turning Heads / 34B-5
      #79a5b3
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  62. Tollens

    1. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  63. Earthpaint

    1. 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  64. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  65. Vista Paint

    1. Teal Lake
      #629ca3
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Wonderful World
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  66. Plascon

    1. Drifting Skies G7-E2-2
      #6c9ca4
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  67. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Blue Grotto / F46
      #549eb9
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  68. KILZ

    1. Vintage Sapphire / C872
      #56a3bf
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Pacific Seacoast / D891
      #5995a1
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  69. Sto

    1. 35410
      #689aa2
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  70. GM / General Motors

    1. Turino Turquoise
      #5c96a4
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  71. RAL

    1. RAL 210 60 25
      #4a9fa7
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. RAL 210 60 20
      #5f9ca2
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  72. Paint & Paper Library

    1. Blue's Blue
      #6f9aa7
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  73. Devoe Paint

    1. Riverboat Cruise / 30BG 33/207
      #6aa3a8
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  74. Waverly

    1. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  75. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5259
      #4fabc7
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 5347
      #6a9fb6
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  76. Designers Guild

    1. Kingfisher
      #5396a9
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  77. TRUMATCH

    1. 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 25-c4
      #639fa3
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  78. Focoltone

    1. 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  79. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10683
      #4996aa
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CF10349
      #00a8bd
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  80. Earthborn

    1. Polka Dot
      #739dad
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  81. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B25 Aqua
      #5096ab
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  82. ProMarker

    1. Verdigris
      #71abbf
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  83. Delta

    1. Waterfall / 04081
      #62a3a7
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  84. Duron

    1. Cloudburst
      #5a96a0
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 26.5%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5678004
Binary
01010110, 10100011, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#56a3b4
LRV
≈ 31.5%
Closest short hex
#5ab ΔE = 2.475
RGB
rgb(86, 163, 180)
RGBA
rgba(86, 163, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.200, g: 0.380, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 33.725%, yellow: 50.325%, blue: 70.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11099212 / 0xff56a3b4
HSL
hsl(191, 39%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(191, 39%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 191° (190.851), saturation: 52% (0.522), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 190.851, saturation: 52.222%, perceived brightness: 57.503%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.013, S: 72.111, L: 62.899
Cubehelix
H: -176.850, S: 0.563, L: 0.556
TSL
T: -1.687, S: 0.189, L: 0.557
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.522), magenta: 9% (0.094), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 25.170, Y: 31.466, Z: 47.918
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.301, Y: 31.466
CIELab
L: 62.899, a: -18.998, b: -16.096
CIELuv
L: 62.899, u: -33.322, v: -21.650
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.899, C: 24.900, H: 220.272
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.899, C: 39.738, H: 213.013
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.094, a: -18.071, b: -11.382
CIECAM02
J: 51.825, C: 36.525, h: 215.111, Q: 141.834, M: 31.940, s: 47.455, H: 273.135
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.123, jaune: -2.655, green: 3.898
LMS
L: 24.180, M: 35.996, S: 47.626
YCbCr
Y: 137.894, Cb: 146.859, Cr: 92.990
YCoCg
Y: 148.000, Cg: 15.000, Co: -2.000
YDbDr
Y: 141.915, Db: 57.311, Dr: 106.330
YPbPr
Y: 147.823, Pb: 17.355, Pr: -39.282
xvYCC
Y: 142.954, Cb: 143.245, Cr: 93.493
YIQ
Y: 141.915, I: -51.332, Q: -10.993
YUV
Y: 141.915, U: 18.743, V: -49.055
Munsell Color System
5B 6/6 ΔE = 1.981
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.597

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