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#56e5cd Hex Color Code

#56e5cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #56e5cd is a medium light shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #56e5cd is comprised of 33.73% red, 89.8% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #56e5cd has a hue of 170° (degrees), 73% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 497.55 nm.

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#56e5cd linear gradient to complementary #ff3c8f

  1. #56e5cd
  2. #8fd0c2
  3. #b1bab8
  4. #cba3ad
  5. #e089a3
  6. #f16999
  7. #ff3c8f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #16bca5
  2. #31c9b2
  3. #45d7c0
  4. #56e5cd
  5. #66f3db
  6. #76ffe8
  7. #85fff6

Tones

  1. #56e5cd
  2. #6bd9c5
  3. #7acebd
  4. #86c2b5
  5. #90b6ad
  6. #98aaa6
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#56e5cd to white

  1. #56e5cd
  2. #7cead5
  3. #9aefdd
  4. #b6f3e6
  5. #cff7ee
  6. #e7fbf6
  7. #ffffff

#56e5cd to black

  1. #56e5cd
  2. #4abba7
  3. #3e9283
  4. #326c61
  5. #254841
  6. #172623
  7. #000000

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#56e5cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#56e5cd foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #56e5cd">…</p>

#56e5cd background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #56e5cd">…</p>

#56e5cd shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #56e5cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5694925
Binary
01010110, 11100101, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#56e5cd
LRV
≈ 62.4%
Closest short hex
#5dc ΔE = 3.243
RGB
rgb(86, 229, 205)
RGBA
rgba(86, 229, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.165, g: 0.440, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.643%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11082291 / 0xff56e5cd
HSL
hsl(170, 73%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(170, 73%%, 62%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 170° (169.930), saturation: 62% (0.624), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 169.930, saturation: 62.445%, perceived brightness: 76.229%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 172.403, S: 84.884, L: 83.136
Cubehelix
H: -198.520, S: 1.066, L: 0.719
TSL
T: -1.326, S: 0.267, L: 0.720
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.624), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 10% (0.105), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 66% (0.663), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 42.871, Y: 62.420, Z: 67.535
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.361, Y: 62.420
CIELab
L: 83.136, a: -43.858, b: 0.362
CIELuv
L: 83.136, u: -56.991, v: 7.602
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 83.136, C: 43.860, H: 179.528
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 83.136, C: 57.496, H: 172.403
Hunter-Lab
L: 79.006, a: -41.402, b: 4.623
CIECAM02
J: 74.966, C: 47.669, h: 182.516, Q: 170.586, M: 41.685, s: 49.433, H: 228.491
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.994, jaune: 0.199, green: 6.877
LMS
L: 47.264, M: 76.206, S: 67.391
YCbCr
Y: 173.608, Cb: 138.628, Cr: 66.927
YCgCo
Y: 187.250, Cg: 41.750, Co: -8.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.507, Db: 32.358, Dr: 185.411
YPbPr
Y: 196.813, Pb: 4.445, Pr: -70.396
xvYCC
Y: 185.028, Cb: 131.905, Cr: 66.162
YIQ
Y: 183.507, I: -77.477, Q: -37.705
YUV
Y: 183.507, U: 10.578, V: -85.545
Munsell Color System
2.5BG 8/6 ΔE = 6.115
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 23.224

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