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#56a6cb Hex Color Code

#56a6cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56a6cb is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56a6cb is comprised of 33.73% red, 65.1% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #56a6cb has a hue of 199° (degrees), 53% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.75 nm.

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#56a6cb linear gradient to complementary #be8b63

  1. #56a6cb
  2. #75a2b9
  3. #8a9da8
  4. #9b9997
  5. #a99486
  6. #b49074
  7. #be8b63

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3288ac
  2. #3f92b6
  3. #4b9cc1
  4. #56a6cb
  5. #61b0d6
  6. #6cbae0
  7. #77c5eb

Tones

  1. #56a6cb
  2. #65a3c1
  3. #719fb7
  4. #7b9cae
  5. #8398a4
  6. #8b959b
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#56a6cb to White

  1. #56a6cb
  2. #77b4d4
  3. #95c3dc
  4. #b0d2e5
  5. #cbe1ee
  6. #e5f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#56a6cb to Black

  1. #56a6cb
  2. #4988a6
  3. #3c6b82
  4. #305060
  5. #233640
  6. #161e23
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 30-d4
      #5da7ca
      ΔE = 0.841
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    1. ★ Groovy Blue / T08 28-3
      #4ca4c9
      ΔE = 1.330
    2. ★ Sapphire Glow / T12 40.E1
      #69a7ca
      ΔE = 2.296
  3. Little Greene

    1. ★ Beach Hut
      #53a8d1
      ΔE = 1.356
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 1.550
    2. True Sky Blue / KM3174-2
      #4dadd1
      ΔE = 2.940
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5343 B
      #58aad1
      ΔE = 1.564
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 2050-B
      #4ba2c6
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    1. ★ Lakeland Blue
      #5fa2c3
      ΔE = 1.781
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      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 1.849
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      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 1.849
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      #64a8c8
      ΔE = 1.853
    2. Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 2.336
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Ingulf / CL 2224D
      #57a9ca
      ΔE = 1.926
    2. Lyric / CL 2245D
      #5ba6d2
      ΔE = 2.984
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 1.980
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Azure Afternoon / 89BG 37/353
      #4facd2
      ΔE = 2.251
    2. Bluebird's Song / 93BG 32/374
      #3aa2cb
      ΔE = 2.746
  13. Crown Paint

    1. Sky High
      #3ea9d5
      ΔE = 2.372
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Belle / 782
      #5facd2
      ΔE = 2.411
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.420
    2. Agile Blue
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.886
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Bonaventure / 7359
      #50a7c7
      ΔE = 2.478
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      #64a1bf
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  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5300
      #54a1c1
      ΔE = 2.480
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    1. 4091 Azure Afternoon 89BG 37/353
      #39a7d4
      ΔE = 2.562
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 2.710
  20. Focoltone

    1. 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 2.726
  21. Sikkens

    1. S1.38.56
      #3aa2cc
      ΔE = 2.754
    2. S0.30.60
      #61accc
      ΔE = 2.764
  22. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.762
  23. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.762
  24. Behr

    1. 540B-5 Riviera Blue
      #5aaed4
      ΔE = 2.852
  25. Colortrend

    1. 0661
      #38a5cb
      ΔE = 2.854
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Charybdis / 0661
      #38a5cb
      ΔE = 2.854
  27. Peintures MF

    1. Côté mer
      #42a0c6
      ΔE = 2.878
  28. Brillux

    1. 66.15.18
      #4ea4c3
      ΔE = 2.934
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 2.950
  30. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 2.990

#56a6cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56a6cb foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #56a6cb">…</p>

#56a6cb background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #56a6cb">…</p>

#56a6cb shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56a6cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5678795
Binary
01010110, 10100110, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#56a6cb
Closest short hex
#5ac ΔE = 2.018
RGB
rgb(86, 166, 203)
RGBA
rgba(86, 166, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.189, g: 0.365, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 33.725%, yellow: 52.358%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11098421 / 0xff56a6cb
HSL
hsl(199, 53%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 53%%, 57%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (198.974), saturation: 58% (0.576), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 198.974, saturation: 57.635, perceived brightness: 59.583
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.294, S: 75.041, L: 64.612
Cubehelix
H: -167.317, S: 0.682, L: 0.573
TSL
T: -1.880, S: 0.198, L: 0.574
CMYK
cyan: 58 (0.576), magenta: 18 (0.182), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 20 (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 66 (0.663), magenta: 35 (0.349), yellow: 20 (0.204)
XYZ
X: 28.249, Y: 33.560, Z: 61.477
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.272, Y: 33.560
CIELab
L: 64.612, a: -13.787, b: -26.317
CIELuv
L: 64.612, u: -33.632, v: -39.092
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.612, C: 29.710, H: 242.350
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.612, C: 51.568, H: 229.294
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.931, a: -14.336, b: -22.368
CIECAM02
J: 53.630, C: 42.976, h: 229.197, Q: 144.282, M: 37.581, s: 51.036, H: 290.341
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -4.441, green: 3.746
LMS
L: 25.135, M: 37.467, S: 60.998
YCbCr
Y: 141.660, Cb: 156.083, Cr: 90.253
YCgCo
Y: 155.250, Cg: 10.750, Co: -7.750
YDbDr
Y: 146.298, Db: 85.321, Dr: 114.669
YPbPr
Y: 151.624, Pb: 27.700, Pr: -41.702
xvYCC
Y: 146.218, Cb: 152.333, Cr: 91.368
YIQ
Y: 146.298, I: -59.544, Q: -5.404
YUV
Y: 146.298, U: 27.904, V: -52.900
Munsell Color System
10B 6/8 ΔE = 2.020
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 3.988

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