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#56b3af Hex Color Code

#56b3af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56b3af is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56b3af is comprised of 33.73% red, 70.2% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #56b3af has a hue of 177° (degrees), 38% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.6 nm.

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#56b3af linear gradient to complementary #c04958

  1. #56b3af
  2. #78a4a0
  3. #8f9491
  4. #a08482
  5. #ad7374
  6. #b86066
  7. #c04958

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #329390
  2. #3f9e9a
  3. #4aa8a4
  4. #56b3af
  5. #61beba
  6. #6dc9c4
  7. #78d4cf

Tones

  1. #56b3af
  2. #62aba8
  3. #6ba3a0
  4. #739c99
  5. #7a9492
  6. #7f8c8b
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#56b3af to white

  1. #56b3af
  2. #76c0bc
  3. #93ccc9
  4. #afd9d6
  5. #cae6e4
  6. #e4f2f1
  7. #ffffff

#56b3af to black

  1. #56b3af
  2. #49938f
  3. #3c7471
  4. #2f5654
  5. #223a39
  6. #16201f
  7. #000000

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Paints

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    1. ★ Artesian Well 201-5
      #5ab1ac
      ΔE = 0.878 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Biscay Bay 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Artesian Well / 201-5
      #5ab1ac
      ΔE = 0.878 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Biscay Bay / 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Caruso / T10 50B-2
      #4cb2ae
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
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      #64aea7
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
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    1. ★ 5317
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      ΔE = 1.165 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
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      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
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      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
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      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
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      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
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      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
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      #5cb8b2
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      #6aafaa
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
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      #55b3b4
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. CF10345
      #40b0b2
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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    1. ★ Aquarellgruen Metallic / LY6M
      #50b2a9
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
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    1. ★ Gulf Stream / 670
      #69b2ae
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
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    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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    1. ★ S 2030-B50G
      #5faea7
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. S 2030-B40G
      #5cadac
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
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    1. Lagune 4
      #40b4b4
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
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    1. 90GG 38/242
      #69b2b0
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
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      #5cb7ac
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
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      #5aada6
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
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      #5aada6
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
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      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
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      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
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      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
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      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
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      #64b2a8
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      #3bb8b6
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
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      #6db0ac
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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      #33b3af
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
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#56b3af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56b3af foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #56b3af">…</p>

#56b3af background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #56b3af">…</p>

#56b3af shadow

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

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56b3af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5682095
Binary
01010110, 10110011, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#56b3af
LRV
≈ 37.3%
Closest short hex
#5bb ΔE = 3.188
RGB
rgb(86, 179, 175)
RGBA
rgba(86, 179, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.195, g: 0.407, b: 0.398
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.524%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11095121 / 0xff56b3af
HSL
hsl(177, 38%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(177, 38%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 177° (177.419), saturation: 52% (0.520), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 177.419, saturation: 51.955%, perceived brightness: 61.396%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 187.481, S: 75.390, L: 67.510
Cubehelix
H: -190.706, S: 0.606, L: 0.591
TSL
T: -1.448, S: 0.210, L: 0.591
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.520), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.022), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 27.692, Y: 37.311, Z: 46.292
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.335, Y: 37.311
CIELab
L: 67.510, a: -28.486, b: -6.405
CIELuv
L: 67.510, u: -39.769, v: -5.222
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.510, C: 29.197, H: 192.671
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.510, C: 40.110, H: 187.481
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.083, a: -25.971, b: -2.175
CIECAM02
J: 56.805, C: 37.157, h: 194.596, Q: 148.492, M: 32.493, s: 46.778, H: 245.892
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.052, jaune: -0.976, green: 4.850
LMS
L: 28.804, M: 44.134, S: 46.114
YCbCr
Y: 145.468, Cb: 140.008, Cr: 87.457
YCgCo
Y: 154.750, Cg: 24.250, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 150.737, Db: 36.518, Dr: 123.101
YPbPr
Y: 158.903, Pb: 8.695, Pr: -46.316
xvYCC
Y: 152.470, Cb: 135.638, Cr: 87.315
YIQ
Y: 150.737, I: -54.117, Q: -20.910
YUV
Y: 150.737, U: 11.941, V: -56.795
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 6/6 ΔE = 3.447
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 14.409

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