#56aaff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #56aaff is composed of 33.7% red, 66.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 210.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 66.9%. #56aaff color hex could be obtained by blending #acffff with #0055ff. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 34
    • G 67
    • B 100
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    • C 66
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#56aaff color description : Light blue.

#56aaff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #56aaff has RGB values of R:86, G:170, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 5679871.

Hex triplet 56aaff #56aaff
RGB Decimal 86, 170, 255 rgb(86,170,255)
RGB Percent 33.7, 66.7, 100 rgb(33.7%,66.7%,100%)
CMYK 66, 33, 0, 0
HSL 210.2°, 100, 66.9 hsl(210.2,100%,66.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.2°, 66.3, 100
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 67.98, 0.643, -49.623
XYZ 36.258, 37.945, 100.016
xyY 0.208, 0.218, 37.945
CIE-LCH 67.98, 49.627, 270.742
CIE-LUV 67.98, -33.289, -80.581
Hunter-Lab 61.6, -2.733, -53.146
Binary 01010110, 10101010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #56aaff

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#56aaff Preview

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Shades and Tints of #56aaff

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, #000408 is the darkest color, while #f3f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #56aaff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4aab1 is the less saturated color, while #56aaff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #56aaff 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8d9eaf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8aa7f9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #78aaff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2cbac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #77a8fb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6caaff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3bb4db Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population