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#56c3e2 Hex Color Code

#56c3e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56c3e2 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #56c3e2 is comprised of 33.73% red, 76.47% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #56c3e2 has a hue of 193° (degrees), 71% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.21 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#56c3e2 linear gradient to complementary #e18057

  1. #56c3e2
  2. #85b9ca
  3. #a2aeb3
  4. #b7a49c
  5. #c89885
  6. #d68d6e
  7. #e18057

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #25a0be
  2. #38abca
  3. #47b7d6
  4. #56c3e2
  5. #64cfee
  6. #71dbfb
  7. #7fe7ff

Tones

  1. #56c3e2
  2. #69bdd6
  3. #78b6ca
  4. #84b0bf
  5. #8da9b3
  6. #95a3a7
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#56c3e2 to white

  1. #56c3e2
  2. #7bcde7
  3. #99d7ec
  4. #b4e1f1
  5. #ceebf5
  6. #e7f5fa
  7. #ffffff

#56c3e2 to black

  1. #56c3e2
  2. #4a9fb8
  3. #3e7d90
  4. #315d6a
  5. #243e47
  6. #172226
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2985 CP
      #60c2e0
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ 14-4530 TN
      #4dc6e2
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Fountain
      #5ac8e9
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ R2.29.68
      #6cc4df
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Candid Blue - 6953
      #6cc3e0
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Chesapeake Cove
      #61c0e1
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Nantucket Sound
      #65c2d8
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Fiesta X79R149D
      #6ebfd9
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  7. General Paint

    1. Blue Turban / CL 2214M
      #68bdd8
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-c
      #59c2da
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. 1-32-4 Blue Heaven
      #6ac2d9
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B10G
      #54bed8
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-33-5 Clear Sailing
      #58bfe3
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  12. Caparol

    1. 39/01
      #70c4dc
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 90 18 220 / Arctis 120
      #6cc0e0
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  13. Behr

    1. 530B-4 Bliss Blue
      #72c3df
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  14. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1050-B10G
      #59c5dd
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1050-B
      #61bee0
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  15. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2965
      #4fc2db
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sunrise River / KM3173-2
      #6bbfde
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10396
      #66bcda
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #59bed6
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Heartland / T12 43.E3
      #75c1dc
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 47.1%

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#56c3e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56c3e2 foreground

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #56c3e2">…</p>

#56c3e2 background

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="background-color: #56c3e2">…</p>

#56c3e2 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56c3e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5686242
Binary
01010110, 11000011, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#56c3e2
LRV
≈ 46.5%
Closest short hex
#4ce ΔE = 3.071
RGB
rgb(86, 195, 226)
RGBA
rgba(86, 195, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.170, g: 0.385, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.578%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11090974 / 0xff56c3e2
HSL
hsl(193, 71%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(193, 71%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 193° (193.286), saturation: 62% (0.619), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 193.286, saturation: 61.947%, perceived brightness: 68.324%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 219.733, S: 81.606, L: 73.866
Cubehelix
H: -174.067, S: 0.897, L: 0.650
TSL
T: -1.741, S: 0.230, L: 0.651
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.619), magenta: 14% (0.137), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 24% (0.235), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 37.075, Y: 46.496, Z: 78.957
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.286, Y: 46.496
CIELab
L: 73.866, a: -22.025, b: -24.742
CIELuv
L: 73.866, u: -43.377, v: -36.055
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.866, C: 33.125, H: 228.324
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.866, C: 56.405, H: 219.733
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.188, a: -22.275, b: -20.923
CIECAM02
J: 63.932, C: 46.970, h: 220.246, Q: 157.533, M: 41.074, s: 51.062, H: 279.540
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -4.113, green: 4.900
LMS
L: 34.320, M: 53.322, S: 78.390
YCbCr
Y: 158.530, Cb: 157.741, Cr: 77.948
YCgCo
Y: 175.500, Cg: 19.500, Co: -13.500
YDbDr
Y: 165.943, Db: 90.373, Dr: 152.024
YPbPr
Y: 174.015, Pb: 28.035, Pr: -55.926
xvYCC
Y: 165.448, Cb: 152.627, Cr: 78.873
YIQ
Y: 165.943, I: -74.892, Q: -13.404
YUV
Y: 165.943, U: 29.555, V: -70.135
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/8 ΔE = 1.394
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 7.350

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