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#56a6ad Hex Color Code

#56a6ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56a6ad is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56a6ad is comprised of 33.73% red, 65.1% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #56a6ad has a hue of 185° (degrees), 35% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.33 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#56a6ad linear gradient to complementary #af5a54

  1. #56a6ad
  2. #729a9d
  3. #858f8e
  4. #93837f
  5. #9e7671
  6. #a86962
  7. #af5a54

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #36898f
  2. #419299
  3. #4b9ca3
  4. #56a6ad
  5. #60b0b7
  6. #6bbac1
  7. #75c4cb

Tones

  1. #56a6ad
  2. #61a0a6
  3. #6a9a9e
  4. #719497
  5. #788e90
  6. #7d8889
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#56a6ad to white

  1. #56a6ad
  2. #75b5ba
  3. #92c3c8
  4. #aed2d5
  5. #c9e1e3
  6. #e4f0f1
  7. #ffffff

#56a6ad to black

  1. #56a6ad
  2. #49888e
  3. #3c6c70
  4. #2f5053
  5. #223638
  6. #151e1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Blick
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 0.595 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B30G
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 0.595 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2233 C
      #58a7af
      ΔE = 0.642 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. P 121-13 U
      #52a3a5
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Big Sea / 30BG 33/269
      #56a7b0
      ΔE = 0.904 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Riverboat Cruise / 30BG 33/207
      #6aa3a8
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Soul Blue R168C
      #4ca6ac
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Gone Fishing
      #579fa6
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Venice / T12 46.F3
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Millstream / T73-6
      #3da8b5
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Venice / P130-C5
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Montego Bay / 159
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Brise océane
      #45a5ac
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-b2
      #4ca6aa
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 29-c4
      #5fa5b1
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Freshwater - 6774
      #4da6b2
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 1718-B12G
      #50acb4
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  17. KILZ

    1. ★ Deep Turquoise / D861
      #56aaad
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  18. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-B30G
      #4fa0a6
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7455 - Brookside
      #4ca8ab
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5266
      #3ea5af
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  21. Dulux

    1. 30BG 33/269
      #52a8b5
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4003 Barondale Blue 10BG 39/219
      #65abb0
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 4004 Vista Marine 10BG 39/244
      #5eadb3
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  23. Chrysler

    1. Aqua
      #5a9fa7
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  24. Sikkens

    1. Q0.30.60
      #4eadb6
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Hyacinth Dream 22-10
      #4ca5a7
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  26. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. Aqua Bay / 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aqua Bay 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #47acb1
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Santa Clara / 753
      #58acb8
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 35.0%

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#56a6ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56a6ad foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #56a6ad">…</p>

#56a6ad background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #56a6ad">…</p>

#56a6ad shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56a6ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5678765
Binary
01010110, 10100110, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#56a6ad
LRV
≈ 32.3%
Closest short hex
#5aa ΔE = 3.246
RGB
rgb(86, 166, 173)
RGBA
rgba(86, 166, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.202, g: 0.391, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.501%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11098451 / 0xff56a6ad
HSL
hsl(185, 35%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 35%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (184.828), saturation: 50% (0.503), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 184.828, saturation: 50.289%, perceived brightness: 57.900%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 201.099, S: 72.172, L: 63.562
Cubehelix
H: -183.376, S: 0.544, L: 0.560
TSL
T: -1.570, S: 0.192, L: 0.560
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.503), magenta: 4% (0.040), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 25.014, Y: 32.266, Z: 44.437
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.317, Y: 32.266
CIELab
L: 63.562, a: -22.521, b: -11.175
CIELuv
L: 63.562, u: -34.760, v: -13.412
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.562, C: 25.142, H: 206.391
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.562, C: 37.257, H: 201.099
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.803, a: -20.801, b: -6.620
CIECAM02
J: 52.534, C: 35.194, h: 205.395, Q: 142.801, M: 30.777, s: 46.424, H: 260.575
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.090, jaune: -1.803, green: 4.172
LMS
L: 24.975, M: 37.443, S: 44.213
YCbCr
Y: 138.720, Cb: 142.913, Cr: 92.383
YCgCo
Y: 147.750, Cg: 18.250, Co: -0.250
YDbDr
Y: 142.878, Db: 45.331, Dr: 108.159
YPbPr
Y: 149.464, Pb: 12.700, Pr: -40.322
xvYCC
Y: 144.363, Cb: 139.156, Cr: 92.580
YIQ
Y: 142.878, I: -49.906, Q: -14.739
YUV
Y: 142.878, U: 14.824, V: -49.900
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.256
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 10.915

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