#56a9e1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #56a9e1 is composed of 33.7% red, 66.3% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.8% cyan, 24.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 204.2 degrees, a saturation of 69.8% and a lightness of 61%. #56a9e1 color hex could be obtained by blending #acffff with #0053c3. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 34
    • G 66
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 12
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#56a9e1 color description : Soft blue.

#56a9e1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #56a9e1 has RGB values of R:86, G:169, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 5679585.

Hex triplet 56a9e1 #56a9e1
RGB Decimal 86, 169, 225 rgb(86,169,225)
RGB Percent 33.7, 66.3, 88.2 rgb(33.7%,66.3%,88.2%)
CMYK 62, 25, 0, 12
HSL 204.2°, 69.8, 61 hsl(204.2,69.8%,61%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.2°, 61.8, 88.2
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 66.358, -8.563, -35.781
XYZ 31.613, 35.788, 76.472
xyY 0.22, 0.249, 35.788
CIE-LCH 66.358, 36.792, 256.541
CIE-LUV 66.358, -33.945, -55.757
Hunter-Lab 59.823, -10.365, -33.914
Binary 01010110, 10101001, 11100001

Color Schemes with #56a9e1

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Alternatives to #56a9e1

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#56a9e1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #56a9e1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#56a9e1;}
.background {background-color:#56a9e1;}
.border {border:1px solid #56a9e1;}

Shades and Tints of #56a9e1

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #030a0e is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #56a9e1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9b9c9c is the less saturated color, while #3fadf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #56a9e1 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8a9ba6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #94a4dc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8ca4e5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #49b3c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7da5dd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #78a6e4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4eafcc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population