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#56b5d6 Hex Color Code

#56b5d6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56b5d6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56b5d6 is comprised of 33.73% red, 70.98% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #56b5d6 has a hue of 195° (degrees), 61% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.27 nm.

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#56b5d6 linear gradient to complementary #cf845d

  1. #56b5d6
  2. #7cadc1
  3. #96a6ad
  4. #a99e99
  5. #b89585
  6. #c48d71
  7. #cf845d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2c94b4
  2. #3b9fbf
  3. #49aacb
  4. #56b5d6
  5. #62c0e1
  6. #6fcbed
  7. #7bd7f9

Tones

  1. #56b5d6
  2. #67b0cb
  3. #74abc0
  4. #7fa6b6
  5. #88a0ab
  6. #909ba0
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#56b5d6 to White

  1. #56b5d6
  2. #79c1dd
  3. #97cde4
  4. #b2daeb
  5. #cce6f1
  6. #e6f2f8
  7. #ffffff

#56b5d6 to Black

  1. #56b5d6
  2. #4994af
  3. #3d7589
  4. #305765
  5. #233a43
  6. #162024
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.635
  3. Colortrend

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  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10395
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      ΔE = 1.073
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      ΔE = 1.832
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      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 1.787
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      #4eb6dd
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      #6bb5d0
      ΔE = 2.189
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    1. ★ Federal Standard 15200
      #54b7d4
      ΔE = 1.873
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    1. ★ Beside the Ocean
      #67b2d0
      ΔE = 1.925
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    1. ★ 7332-42 Prince Blue
      #4ab0d4
      ΔE = 2.138
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    1. ★ Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
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      #67b5ce
      ΔE = 2.471
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      ΔE = 2.570
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      #6db2cc
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      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 2.965
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      #65afca
      ΔE = 2.635
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      ΔE = 2.798
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      ΔE = 2.815
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#56b5d6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56b5d6 foreground

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="color: #56b5d6">…</p>

#56b5d6 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #56b5d6">…</p>

#56b5d6 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56b5d6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5682646
Binary
01010110, 10110101, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#56b5d6
Closest short hex
#5bd ΔE = 2.061
RGB
rgb(86, 181, 214)
RGBA
rgba(86, 181, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.179, g: 0.376, b: 0.445
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.551%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11094570 / 0xff56b5d6
HSL
hsl(195, 61%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 61%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (195.469), saturation: 60% (0.598), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 195.469, saturation: 59.813%, perceived brightness: 64.034%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 223.485, S: 78.712, L: 69.383
Cubehelix
H: -171.513, S: 0.779, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -1.791, S: 0.215, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.598), magenta: 15% (0.154), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 32.494, Y: 39.878, Z: 69.590
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.281, Y: 39.878
CIELab
L: 69.383, a: -18.410, b: -25.065
CIELuv
L: 69.383, u: -38.785, v: -36.786
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.383, C: 31.100, H: 233.703
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.383, C: 53.456, H: 223.485
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.149, a: -18.661, b: -21.133
CIECAM02
J: 58.853, C: 44.774, h: 223.680, Q: 151.145, M: 39.154, s: 50.897, H: 283.738
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.164, jaune: -4.192, green: 4.370
LMS
L: 29.642, M: 45.254, S: 69.075
YCbCr
Y: 150.298, Cb: 156.547, Cr: 83.952
YCgCo
Y: 165.500, Cg: 15.500, Co: -10.500
YDbDr
Y: 156.357, Db: 86.739, Dr: 133.796
YPbPr
Y: 163.141, Pb: 27.425, Pr: -49.018
xvYCC
Y: 156.109, Cb: 152.091, Cr: 84.941
YIQ
Y: 156.357, I: -67.195, Q: -9.821
YUV
Y: 156.357, U: 28.367, V: -61.725
Munsell Color System
10B 6/8 ΔE = 4.732
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 4.135

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