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#56a4c0 Hex Color Code

#56a4c0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56a4c0 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56a4c0 is comprised of 33.73% red, 64.31% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #56a4c0 has a hue of 196° (degrees), 46% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.37 nm.

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#56a4c0 linear gradient to complementary #b87d5e

  1. #56a4c0
  2. #739eaf
  3. #87989f
  4. #97918e
  5. #a48b7e
  6. #af846e
  7. #b87d5e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3487a2
  2. #4090ac
  3. #4b9ab6
  4. #56a4c0
  5. #61aeca
  6. #6bb8d5
  7. #76c2df

Tones

  1. #56a4c0
  2. #63a0b7
  3. #6e9cae
  4. #7798a5
  5. #7f939c
  6. #858f94
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#56a4c0 to white

  1. #56a4c0
  2. #76b3ca
  3. #93c2d5
  4. #afd1df
  5. #cae0ea
  6. #e5eff4
  7. #ffffff

#56a4c0 to black

  1. #56a4c0
  2. #49879d
  3. #3c6a7b
  4. #2f4f5b
  5. #23363d
  6. #161e21
  7. #000000

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.15.18
      #4ea4c3
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. ★ 69.15.18
      #4ea8c5
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Brookhaven 70BG 35/308
      #48a5c5
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ Santa Maria Blue 70BG 36/220
      #64a3ba
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bonaventure / 7359
      #50a7c7
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nebula X80R164C
      #51a3bc
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Tropical Tide X79R149C
      #3da5c1
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  5. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1304 Sky Blue 4
      #52a8c3
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5300
      #54a1c1
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 5259
      #4fabc7
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2055 Ocean Dip
      #4ca9c7
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 6812 Ocean Dip
      #3aa4c1
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Palace Blue / CW-605
      #5ea0b7
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. I've Got the Blues / 774
      #6ba5bf
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 32/238
      #60a0b7
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 70BG 31/332
      #35a3c3
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1204T Blue Quilt
      #60a6bc
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 3212T Blue Crock
      #5fabc3
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  11. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Eau profonde
      #40a5c2
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Hidden Harbor
      #629fb8
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Indian Bead
      #3da2c4
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2200 U
      #45a9c7
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 16-4427 TPG
      #37a1c2
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  15. Resene

    1. Aquarius B70-066-222
      #43a8c5
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aquarium 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Aquarium / 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  18. General Paint

    1. Ingulf / CL 2224D
      #57a9ca
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7334-42 Beaufort Sea
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Frozen Wave / 230
      #56acca
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. DE 5829 - Frozen Wave
      #56acca
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Indian Bead / 70BG 31/332
      #3ea1be
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  25. Sikkens

    1. R5.37.56
      #37a4c5
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  26. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2050-B
      #4ba2c6
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Patch of Blue
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  29. Berger

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Shipside Blue / NP PB 1563 T
      #68a9c5
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  32. Plascon

    1. Baby Bird Blue B2-B2-1
      #54accc
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Groovy Blue / T08 28-3
      #4ca4c9
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 32.3%

#56a4c0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56a4c0 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #56a4c0">…</p>

#56a4c0 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #56a4c0">…</p>

#56a4c0 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56a4c0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5678272
Binary
01010110, 10100100, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#56a4c0
LRV
≈ 32.3%
Closest short hex
#4ac ΔE = 2.636
RGB
rgb(86, 164, 192)
RGBA
rgba(86, 164, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.195, g: 0.371, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.513%, blue: 0.753%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11098944 / 0xff56a4c0
HSL
hsl(196, 46%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 46%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.849), saturation: 55% (0.552), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 195.849, saturation: 55.208%, perceived brightness: 58.432%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 223.126, S: 73.548, L: 63.617
Cubehelix
H: -171.063, S: 0.621, L: 0.563
TSL
T: -1.801, S: 0.193, L: 0.564
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.552), magenta: 15% (0.146), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 26.624, Y: 32.333, Z: 54.697
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.284, Y: 32.333
CIELab
L: 63.617, a: -16.025, b: -21.717
CIELuv
L: 63.617, u: -33.273, v: -31.165
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.617, C: 26.990, H: 233.576
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.617, C: 45.589, H: 223.126
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.862, a: -15.931, b: -17.229
CIECAM02
J: 52.578, C: 39.763, h: 223.728, Q: 142.860, M: 34.772, s: 49.336, H: 283.796
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.158, jaune: -3.634, green: 3.783
LMS
L: 24.517, M: 36.486, S: 54.308
YCbCr
Y: 139.574, Cb: 151.836, Cr: 91.770
YCgCo
Y: 151.500, Cg: 12.500, Co: -5.000
YDbDr
Y: 143.870, Db: 72.424, Dr: 110.050
YPbPr
Y: 149.402, Pb: 22.970, Pr: -40.288
xvYCC
Y: 144.310, Cb: 148.178, Cr: 92.610
YIQ
Y: 143.870, I: -55.461, Q: -7.782
YUV
Y: 143.870, U: 23.686, V: -50.770
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/8 ΔE = 2.224
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 4.481

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