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#56b2ae Hex Color Code

#56b2ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56b2ae is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56b2ae is comprised of 33.73% red, 69.8% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #56b2ae has a hue of 177° (degrees), 37% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.61 nm.

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#56b2ae linear gradient to complementary #bf4958

  1. #56b2ae
  2. #78a39f
  3. #8e9490
  4. #9f8482
  5. #ac7273
  6. #b75f65
  7. #bf4958

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #32928f
  2. #3f9d99
  3. #4ba7a3
  4. #56b2ae
  5. #61bdb9
  6. #6cc8c3
  7. #77d3ce

Tones

  1. #56b2ae
  2. #62aaa7
  3. #6ba3a0
  4. #739b99
  5. #7a9392
  6. #7f8c8b
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#56b2ae to white

  1. #56b2ae
  2. #76bfbb
  3. #93ccc8
  4. #afd8d6
  5. #cae5e3
  6. #e4f2f1
  7. #ffffff

#56b2ae to black

  1. #56b2ae
  2. #49928f
  3. #3c7370
  4. #2f5554
  5. #223a38
  6. #16201f
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Artesian Well 201-5
      #5ab1ac
      ΔE = 0.647 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Biscay Bay 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Artesian Well / 201-5
      #5ab1ac
      ΔE = 0.647 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Biscay Bay / 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Caruso / T10 50B-2
      #4cb2ae
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Royal / T78-5
      #64aea7
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5317
      #5fb1ad
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ 5265
      #5eb1b2
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Caribbean 90GG 39/272
      #55afad
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Trader Vic 84GG 40/346
      #33b3af
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twilight Meadow
      #55aea9
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ Veranda Blue
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  8. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Veranda Blue H84
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10666
      #55b3b4
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. CF10345
      #40b0b2
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.30.60
      #43b5b0
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. P0.20.60
      #6dafaa
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B50G
      #5faea7
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. ★ S 2030-B40G
      #5cadac
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  12. Audi

    1. ★ Aquarellgruen Metallic / LY6M
      #50b2a9
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Picnic Haven
      #5aada6
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Picnic Haven / 7527
      #5aada6
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Picnic Haven / 7527
      #5aada6
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  16. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Green Haven / 7527
      #5aada6
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gulf Stream / 670
      #69b2ae
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 2050-B50G
      #3eb0a8
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  19. Caparol

    1. Lagune 4
      #40b4b4
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  20. Dulux

    1. 90GG 38/242
      #69b2b0
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
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    1. Veranda Blue
      #61aca7
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Hêtre
      #3bb4ae
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
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    1. Sea King / 90GG 38/242
      #6cb1ab
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  24. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  25. Plascon

    1. Misted Aqua G7-B2-1
      #40b8b4
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 24-b2
      #64b2a8
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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    1. Shady Blue A50
      #6db0ac
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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    1. Brookside / 7455
      #57afb2
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

#56b2ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56b2ae foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #56b2ae">…</p>

#56b2ae background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #56b2ae">…</p>

#56b2ae shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56b2ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5681838
Binary
01010110, 10110010, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#56b2ae
LRV
≈ 36.9%
Closest short hex
#5aa ΔE = 3.158
RGB
rgb(86, 178, 174)
RGBA
rgba(86, 178, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.196, g: 0.406, b: 0.397
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.522%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11095378 / 0xff56b2ae
HSL
hsl(177, 37%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(177, 37%%, 52%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 177° (177.391), saturation: 52% (0.517), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 177.391, saturation: 51.685%, perceived brightness: 61.083%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 187.441, S: 75.094, L: 67.181
Cubehelix
H: -190.734, S: 0.598, L: 0.588
TSL
T: -1.448, S: 0.208, L: 0.588
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.517), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.022), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 27.395, Y: 36.873, Z: 45.710
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.335, Y: 36.873
CIELab
L: 67.181, a: -28.262, b: -6.338
CIELuv
L: 67.181, u: -39.423, v: -5.149
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.181, C: 28.964, H: 192.640
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.181, C: 39.758, H: 187.441
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.723, a: -25.735, b: -2.125
CIECAM02
J: 56.445, C: 36.909, h: 194.568, Q: 148.021, M: 32.276, s: 46.696, H: 245.854
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.052, jaune: -0.966, green: 4.813
LMS
L: 28.492, M: 43.595, S: 45.535
YCbCr
Y: 144.866, Cb: 139.860, Cr: 87.896
YCgCo
Y: 154.000, Cg: 24.000, Co: -0.500
YDbDr
Y: 150.036, Db: 36.068, Dr: 121.768
YPbPr
Y: 158.116, Pb: 8.580, Pr: -45.816
xvYCC
Y: 151.794, Cb: 135.537, Cr: 87.754
YIQ
Y: 150.036, I: -53.521, Q: -20.698
YUV
Y: 150.036, U: 11.794, V: -56.180
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 6/6 ΔE = 3.129
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 14.228

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