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#56c3e1 Hex Color Code

#56c3e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56c3e1 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56c3e1 is comprised of 33.73% red, 76.47% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #56c3e1 has a hue of 193° (degrees), 70% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.35 nm.

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#56c3e1 linear gradient to complementary #e27c55

  1. #56c3e1
  2. #85b8c9
  3. #a3adb1
  4. #b8a29a
  5. #c99683
  6. #d7896c
  7. #e27c55

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #25a0bd
  2. #38abc9
  3. #47b7d5
  4. #56c3e1
  5. #64cfed
  6. #71dbfa
  7. #7ee7ff

Tones

  1. #56c3e1
  2. #69bdd5
  3. #78b6ca
  4. #84b0be
  5. #8da9b3
  6. #95a3a7
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#56c3e1 to white

  1. #56c3e1
  2. #7bcde6
  3. #99d7eb
  4. #b4e1f0
  5. #ceebf5
  6. #e7f5fa
  7. #ffffff

#56c3e1 to black

  1. #56c3e1
  2. #4a9fb8
  3. #3e7d90
  4. #315d6a
  5. #243e46
  6. #172226
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 637 C
      #4ec3e0
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ 14-4530 TN
      #4dc6e2
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ R2.29.68
      #6cc4df
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Fountain
      #5ac8e9
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-c
      #59c2da
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Candid Blue - 6953
      #6cc3e0
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-32-4 Blue Heaven
      #6ac2d9
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-B10G
      #54bed8
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  8. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2965
      #4fc2db
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Chesapeake Cove
      #61c0e1
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Nantucket Sound
      #65c2d8
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1050-B10G
      #59c5dd
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Fiesta X79R149D
      #6ebfd9
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Cheerio R151D
      #6dc1d6
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  12. Caparol

    1. 39/01
      #70c4dc
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  13. General Paint

    1. Blue Turban / CL 2214M
      #68bdd8
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #59bed6
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  15. Behr

    1. 530B-4 Bliss Blue
      #72c3df
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-33-5 Clear Sailing
      #58bfe3
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sunrise River / KM3173-2
      #6bbfde
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10396
      #66bcda
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 43.8%

#56c3e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56c3e1 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #56c3e1">…</p>

#56c3e1 background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #56c3e1">…</p>

#56c3e1 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56c3e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5686241
Binary
01010110, 11000011, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#56c3e1
LRV
≈ 46.4%
Closest short hex
#4ce ΔE = 3.087
RGB
rgb(86, 195, 225)
RGBA
rgba(86, 195, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.170, g: 0.385, b: 0.445
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.577%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11090975 / 0xff56c3e1
HSL
hsl(193, 70%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(193, 70%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 193° (192.950), saturation: 62% (0.618), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 192.950, saturation: 61.778%, perceived brightness: 68.266%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 219.022, S: 81.547, L: 73.831
Cubehelix
H: -174.456, S: 0.892, L: 0.649
TSL
T: -1.733, S: 0.230, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.618), magenta: 13% (0.133), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 24% (0.235), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 36.938, Y: 46.441, Z: 78.237
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.287, Y: 46.441
CIELab
L: 73.831, a: -22.323, b: -24.254
CIELuv
L: 73.831, u: -43.426, v: -35.194
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.831, C: 32.964, H: 227.374
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.831, C: 55.897, H: 219.022
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.148, a: -22.506, b: -20.364
CIECAM02
J: 63.893, C: 46.720, h: 219.646, Q: 157.484, M: 40.856, s: 50.934, H: 278.801
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.149, jaune: -4.027, green: 4.914
LMS
L: 34.314, M: 53.321, S: 77.681
YCbCr
Y: 158.432, Cb: 157.302, Cr: 78.019
YCgCo
Y: 175.250, Cg: 19.750, Co: -13.250
YDbDr
Y: 165.829, Db: 89.040, Dr: 151.807
YPbPr
Y: 173.943, Pb: 27.535, Pr: -55.880
xvYCC
Y: 165.386, Cb: 152.188, Cr: 78.913
YIQ
Y: 165.829, I: -74.571, Q: -13.715
YUV
Y: 165.829, U: 29.119, V: -70.035
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/8 ΔE = 1.168
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 7.663

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