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#56b9e7 Hex Color Code

#56b9e7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56b9e7 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56b9e7 is comprised of 33.73% red, 72.55% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #56b9e7 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 75% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.37 nm.

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#56b9e7 linear gradient to complementary #d79966

  1. #56b9e7
  2. #7fb4d1
  3. #9aafbc
  4. #aea9a6
  5. #bea491
  6. #cc9f7c
  7. #d79966

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2798c4
  2. #39a3cf
  3. #48aedb
  4. #56b9e7
  5. #63c4f3
  6. #70d0ff
  7. #7ddcff

Tones

  1. #56b9e7
  2. #6ab5db
  3. #79b0cf
  4. #85acc3
  5. #8fa8b7
  6. #98a3ab
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#56b9e7 to white

  1. #56b9e7
  2. #7bc4eb
  3. #99d0ef
  4. #b4dcf3
  5. #cee7f7
  6. #e7f3fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#56b9e7 to black

  1. #56b9e7
  2. #4a97bc
  3. #3e7793
  4. #31586d
  5. #243b48
  6. #172126
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298 CP
      #51bae8
      ΔE = 0.619 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. P 115-13 U
      #66b4d9
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  2. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 161 Light Blue
      #59b9ea
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 5251
      #7cbcd9
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 30-c
      #2ebef0
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. 66.18.15
      #57bbdf
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  10. Behr

    1. Life Force P500-4
      #6eb7e1
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Electra P510-4
      #73b4e2
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  12. Humbrol

    1. 47 Sea Blue
      #48b5e0
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  13. Dulux

    1. 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. 89BG 37/353
      #47aed8
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  16. Focoltone

    1. 2241
      #2ebef0
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 3394
      #00b6ee
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 3.016 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Horizon Haze / 152-4
      #7ec0e3
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 3.075 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Glorious Sky 25-8
      #7dbfe0
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  20. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1060-B
      #36b5e2
      ΔE = 3.175 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1050-R90B
      #6fbaed
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Note 86BG 43/321
      #55b1d9
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  22. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28149
      #43c1ef
      ΔE = 3.277 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  23. Wattyl

    1. Limpid Sea / E35W
      #50b5db
      ΔE = 3.338 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  24. KILZ

    1. Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 3.403 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Bit Of Sapphire / C862
      #51b2d3
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  25. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 3.428 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Marina Blue
      #85bcdb
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  26. Plascon

    1. Soft Sail B2-A2-1
      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  27. Sikkens

    1. R8.40.60
      #43b4dd
      ΔE = 3.485 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. R7.31.62
      #5fb2d3
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 3.496 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Heaven On Earth / T12 41.E1
      #7cbcdf
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 3.558 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Chesapeake Cove
      #61c0e1
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  30. Nerolac

    1. Armenian Blue - 2410
      #5fb1e2
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Blue Bird Lake - 4272
      #78b3d4
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 3.627 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Ombre du soir
      #70b1d1
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  33. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10395
      #58b5d8
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. CF10397
      #81b9d7
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Autumn Sky
      #81b6dd
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  36. Tollens

    1. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. T2001-1
      #61b9d9
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  37. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  39. Berger

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  40. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Sunrise River
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 7247 Electricblue
      #5ab4d6
      ΔE = 4.054 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  42. Crayola

    1. Blue Sky
      #38b0de
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Electric Blue
      #23b2ee
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7242T Castaway
      #61afd3
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  44. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 4.185 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Blue
      #82b5d8
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  45. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  46. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fine Arts / 35D-4
      #5badd5
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Island View / 36C-4
      #84b6d7
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  47. Benjamin Moore

    1. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Cayman Blue / 2060-50
      #74c2e5
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  48. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Flyway - 6794
      #5db3d4
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  49. Dupont

    1. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CAS507
      #3bb7dd
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  50. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B50
      #38b1db
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  51. Bristol

    1. Fairhaven / P125-C4
      #65bad9
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  52. Diamond Vogel

    1. Epimethius / 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  53. Colortrend

    1. 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  54. Glidden

    1. Bright Blue / 50BG 41/312
      #59b3d4
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Horizon Haze / PPG1237-4
      #80c1e2
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  55. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  56. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Beside the Ocean
      #67b2d0
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  57. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  58. Asian Paints

    1. Running Stream / 7408
      #5bb4d4
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Picturesque / 9208
      #61aee1
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  59. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 44-16 Posey Blue
      #80bcd8
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  60. Olympic

    1. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Salem Blue A53-4
      #62aecf
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  61. Disney

    1. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 4.794 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  62. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sunrise River / KM3173-2
      #6bbfde
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  63. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-42 Prince Blue
      #4ab0d4
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  64. Coronado Paint

    1. 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

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#56b9e7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56b9e7 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #56b9e7">…</p>

#56b9e7 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #56b9e7">…</p>

#56b9e7 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56b9e7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5683687
Binary
01010110, 10111001, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#56b9e7
LRV
≈ 42.4%
Closest short hex
#4be ΔE = 1.375
RGB
rgb(86, 185, 231)
RGBA
rgba(86, 185, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.171, g: 0.369, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 33.725%, yellow: 56.797%, blue: 90.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11093529 / 0xff56b9e7
HSL
hsl(199, 75%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 75%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.034), saturation: 63% (0.628), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 199.034, saturation: 62.771%, perceived brightness: 66.070%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.729, S: 80.534, L: 71.175
Cubehelix
H: -167.245, S: 0.886, L: 0.629
TSL
T: -1.881, S: 0.222, L: 0.630
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.628), magenta: 20% (0.199), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 35.605, Y: 42.442, Z: 81.902
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.265, Y: 42.442
CIELab
L: 71.175, a: -15.318, b: -31.588
CIELuv
L: 71.175, u: -39.499, v: -48.309
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.175, C: 35.106, H: 244.130
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.175, C: 62.401, H: 230.729
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.148, a: -16.454, b: -28.934
CIECAM02
J: 60.842, C: 49.342, h: 230.040, Q: 153.678, M: 43.149, s: 52.988, H: 291.335
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.198, jaune: -5.340, green: 4.357
LMS
L: 31.024, M: 47.494, S: 81.226
YCbCr
Y: 153.980, Cb: 162.846, Cr: 81.273
YCoCg
Y: 171.750, Cg: 13.250, Co: -14.750
YDbDr
Y: 160.643, Db: 105.868, Dr: 141.949
YPbPr
Y: 167.225, Pb: 34.385, Pr: -51.616
xvYCC
Y: 159.617, Cb: 158.205, Cr: 82.659
YIQ
Y: 160.643, I: -73.754, Q: -6.622
YUV
Y: 160.643, U: 34.624, V: -65.485
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.851
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 2.998

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