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Sherwin-Williams Fountain - 6787 / #56b5ca Hex Color Code

#56b5ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56b5ca is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56b5ca is comprised of 33.73% red, 70.98% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #56b5ca has a hue of 191° (degrees), 52% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.41 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#56b5ca linear gradient to complementary #ca7056

  1. #56b5ca
  2. #7cabb6
  3. #94a0a2
  4. #a6958f
  5. #b5897c
  6. #c07d69
  7. #ca7056

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2e95a9
  2. #3c9fb4
  3. #4aaabf
  4. #56b5ca
  5. #62c0d5
  6. #6ecbe1
  7. #7ad6ec

Tones

  1. #56b5ca
  2. #65afc0
  3. #71a9b6
  4. #7ba3ad
  5. #839ca3
  6. #8a9699
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#56b5ca to white

  1. #56b5ca
  2. #78c1d3
  3. #95cddb
  4. #b1dae4
  5. #cce6ed
  6. #e5f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#56b5ca to black

  1. #56b5ca
  2. #4994a5
  3. #3d7582
  4. #305760
  5. #233a40
  6. #162023
  7. #000000

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  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Water Baby / 254
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 0.717 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5780 - Water Baby
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 0.717 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BG 41/312
      #54b7ce
      ΔE = 0.937 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ 52BG 38/320
      #4ab3cb
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ High Dive / 154-5
      #56b8cd
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Amsterdam / 50BG 41/312
      #59b6c8
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Grotto R150C
      #4cb3ca
      ΔE = 1.186 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #56b4c6
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Surf's Up 50BG 45/291
      #5bb8cf
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Amsterdam 50BG 41/312
      #46b0c9
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ 27-c
      #65b7ca
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Atlantis Blue / 768
      #55b2ca
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Parachute B76-064-218
      #65b8d1
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7408 - Sunrise River
      #50b6d0
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-32-4 Blue Opal
      #64b5cb
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ Alaska 6
      #60b0c4
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 80 10 204 / Spanisches Gruen 30
      #70b4c4
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  18. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1182T Blue Entry
      #57bbd0
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-B10G
      #65b1c5
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1555-B10G
      #35b3cd
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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    1. ★ Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. ★ 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Blue Entry / NP BGG 1574 T
      #5cb6d0
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Venise
      #68b7c7
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  25. Behr

    1. 520B-5 Liquid Blue
      #4bb1cb
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 530D-5 Riverside Blue
      #63aebf
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Patch of Blue / KM3190-2
      #63b4cc
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Blue Poles / T72-5
      #61bbce
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Glorious Sky / T12 45.F5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 631 C
      #3eb1c8
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 631 CP
      #29b5cf
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  29. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #6ab1c2
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  30. Sikkens

    1. R0.30.60
      #5daec3
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10386
      #59b4c2
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. CF10392
      #58b6d2
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
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    1. T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
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    1. 6152-42 Blue Flame
      #5ebac9
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  34. Plascon

    1. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  36. Alcro

    1. Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
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    1. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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    1. Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 39.1%

#56b5ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56b5ca foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #56b5ca">…</p>

#56b5ca background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #56b5ca">…</p>

#56b5ca shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56b5ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5682634
Binary
01010110, 10110101, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#56b5ca
LRV
≈ 39.3%
Closest short hex
#5bc ΔE = 2.728
RGB
rgb(86, 181, 202)
RGBA
rgba(86, 181, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.183, g: 0.386, b: 0.431
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.542%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11094582 / 0xff56b5ca
HSL
hsl(191, 52%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(191, 52%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 191° (190.862), saturation: 57% (0.574), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 190.862, saturation: 57.426%, perceived brightness: 63.347%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.941, S: 77.821, L: 68.959
Cubehelix
H: -176.837, S: 0.719, L: 0.607
TSL
T: -1.688, S: 0.213, L: 0.608
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.574), magenta: 10% (0.104), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 31.018, Y: 39.287, Z: 61.814
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.297, Y: 39.287
CIELab
L: 68.959, a: -21.962, b: -19.124
CIELuv
L: 68.959, u: -39.320, v: -26.463
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.959, C: 29.121, H: 221.048
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.959, C: 47.395, H: 213.941
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.680, a: -21.356, b: -14.596
CIECAM02
J: 58.395, C: 41.669, h: 215.601, Q: 150.556, M: 36.439, s: 49.196, H: 273.754
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -3.152, green: 4.534
LMS
L: 29.569, M: 45.243, S: 61.416
YCbCr
Y: 149.122, Cb: 151.279, Cr: 84.804
YCgCo
Y: 162.500, Cg: 18.500, Co: -7.500
YDbDr
Y: 154.989, Db: 70.743, Dr: 131.192
YPbPr
Y: 162.277, Pb: 21.425, Pr: -48.466
xvYCC
Y: 155.367, Cb: 146.820, Cr: 85.426
YIQ
Y: 154.989, I: -63.340, Q: -13.554
YUV
Y: 154.989, U: 23.135, V: -60.525
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 4.560
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.457

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