#56aeff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #56aeff is composed of 33.7% red, 68.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 31.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 208.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 66.9%. #56aeff color hex could be obtained by blending #acffff with #005dff. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 34
    • G 68
    • B 100
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    • C 66
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#56aeff color description : Light blue.

#56aeff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #56aeff has RGB values of R:86, G:174, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 5680895.

Hex triplet 56aeff #56aeff
RGB Decimal 86, 174, 255 rgb(86,174,255)
RGB Percent 33.7, 68.2, 100 rgb(33.7%,68.2%,100%)
CMYK 66, 32, 0, 0
HSL 208.8°, 100, 66.9 hsl(208.8,100%,66.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.8°, 66.3, 100
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 69.089, -1.615, -47.876
XYZ 37.02, 39.468, 100.269
xyY 0.209, 0.223, 39.468
CIE-LCH 69.089, 47.903, 268.068
CIE-LUV 69.089, -34.659, -77.534
Hunter-Lab 62.823, -4.758, -50.653
Binary 01010110, 10101110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #56aeff

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Alternatives to #56aeff

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#56aeff Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #56aeff

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 #56aeff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4abb1 is the less saturated color, while #56aeff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #56aeff 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8fa0b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #90aaf9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #80acff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #30bdca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7aabfb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #70adff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3eb7dd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population