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#56afd8 Hex Color Code

#56afd8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56afd8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56afd8 is comprised of 33.73% red, 68.63% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #56afd8 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 63% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.6 nm.

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#56afd8 linear gradient to complementary #ca9064

  1. #56afd8
  2. #7aaac4
  3. #92a5b1
  4. #a4a09e
  5. #b39b8b
  6. #bf9577
  7. #ca9064

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2d8fb7
  2. #3c9ac2
  3. #49a4cd
  4. #56afd8
  5. #62bae3
  6. #6ec5ee
  7. #7ad0fa

Tones

  1. #56afd8
  2. #67abcd
  3. #75a7c2
  4. #7fa3b7
  5. #899fac
  6. #909ba2
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#56afd8 to White

  1. #56afd8
  2. #79bcdf
  3. #97c9e5
  4. #b2d6ec
  5. #cce4f2
  6. #e6f1f9
  7. #ffffff

#56afd8 to Black

  1. #56afd8
  2. #498fb0
  3. #3d718a
  4. #305466
  5. #233944
  6. #161f24
  7. #000000

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      #38b0de
      ΔE = 2.122
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      #57b5e0
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      ΔE = 2.584
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#56afd8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56afd8 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #56afd8">…</p>

#56afd8 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #56afd8">…</p>

#56afd8 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 #56afd8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5681112
Binary
01010110, 10101111, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#56afd8
Closest short hex
#6ac ΔE = 2.716
RGB
rgb(86, 175, 216)
RGBA
rgba(86, 175, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.180, g: 0.367, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 33.725%, yellow: 54.444%, blue: 84.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11096104 / 0xff56afd8
HSL
hsl(199, 62%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 62%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (198.923), saturation: 60% (0.602), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 198.923, saturation: 60.185, perceived brightness: 62.631
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.854, S: 77.858, L: 67.720
Cubehelix
H: -167.380, S: 0.772, L: 0.599
TSL
T: -1.878, S: 0.210, L: 0.600
CMYK
cyan: 60 (0.602), magenta: 19 (0.190), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 15 (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 66 (0.663), magenta: 31 (0.314), yellow: 15 (0.153)
XYZ
X: 31.558, Y: 37.593, Z: 70.546
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.269, Y: 37.593
CIELab
L: 67.720, a: -14.636, b: -28.717
CIELuv
L: 67.720, u: -36.480, v: -43.251
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.720, C: 32.231, H: 242.994
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.720, C: 56.582, H: 229.854
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.313, a: -15.425, b: -25.298
CIECAM02
J: 57.000, C: 45.991, h: 229.472, Q: 148.747, M: 40.219, s: 51.998, H: 290.666
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -4.849, green: 4.045
LMS
L: 27.819, M: 42.041, S: 69.980
YCbCr
Y: 147.470, Cb: 159.171, Cr: 86.018
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: 12.000, Co: -11.000
YDbDr
Y: 153.063, Db: 94.703, Dr: 127.534
YPbPr
Y: 158.995, Pb: 30.735, Pr: -46.386
xvYCC
Y: 152.549, Cb: 154.999, Cr: 87.253
YIQ
Y: 153.063, I: -66.191, Q: -6.063
YUV
Y: 153.063, U: 30.972, V: -58.835
Munsell Color System
10B 6/10 ΔE = 3.488
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 4.459

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