#56aae8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #56aae8 is composed of 33.7% red, 66.7% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.9% cyan, 26.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 205.5 degrees, a saturation of 76% and a lightness of 62.4%. #56aae8 color hex could be obtained by blending #acffff with #0055d1. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 34
    • G 67
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#56aae8 color description : Soft blue.

#56aae8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #56aae8 has RGB values of R:86, G:170, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 5679848.

Hex triplet 56aae8 #56aae8
RGB Decimal 86, 170, 232 rgb(86,170,232)
RGB Percent 33.7, 66.7, 91 rgb(33.7%,66.7%,91%)
CMYK 63, 27, 0, 9
HSL 205.5°, 76, 62.4 hsl(205.5,76%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.5°, 62.9, 91
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 66.939, -6.878, -38.717
XYZ 32.774, 36.552, 81.667
xyY 0.217, 0.242, 36.552
CIE-LCH 66.939, 39.323, 259.926
CIE-LUV 66.939, -34.057, -61
Hunter-Lab 60.458, -9.036, -37.769
Binary 01010110, 10101010, 11101000

Color Schemes with #56aae8

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Alternatives to #56aae8

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#56aae8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #56aae8

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Shades and Tints of #56aae8

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, #000204 is the darkest color, while #f1f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #56aae8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98a0a6 is the less saturated color, while #40adfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #56aae8 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8b9ca8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #93a5e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #89a6ec Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #45b5c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7da7e4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #76a7ea Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4bb1d0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population