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Color space conversion

Conversion of this color for each color space representation
RGB open »
Red Green Blue
35.69% 70.2% 73.73%
HSL open »
Hue Saturation Lightness
185.57° 41.99% 54.71%
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
185.57° 51.6% 73.73%
RGB - Normalized
Red Green Blue
0.36 0.7 0.74
HSL - Normalized
Hue Saturation Lightness
0.52 0.42 0.55
HSV / HSB - Normalized
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
0.52 0.52 0.74
CMYK open »
Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
52% 5% 0% 26%
Y Cb Cr
0.6 0.08 -0.18
29.51 38.1 53.37
L a b
68.09 -23.89 -12.71
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CSS notation

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hsl(186, 42%, 55%)

Tints, Shades, and Tones

Tints of color #5bb3bc


A tint is obtained by adding white to a color. This process reduces darkness.
Shades of color #5bb3bc


A shade is obtained by adding black to a color. This process increases darkness.
Tones of color #5bb3bc


A tone is produced either by mixing a color with grey, or by both tinting and shading.

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Color Harmonies

Schemes of colors that work well together. Read more about Color Harmonies »
Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #5bb3bc


Create the strongest contrast.
Triad Harmony Color Scheme of #5bb3bc


Let one color dominate and use the other two for the accent.
Square Harmony Color Scheme of #5bb3bc


Balance between warm and cool colors.
Adjacent Harmony Color Scheme of #5bb3bc

Adjacent / Analogous / Analogic

Pleasing and harmonious to the eye, they can be found in nature.
Split Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #5bb3bc

Split Complementary

Low tension, strong visual contrast.
Rectangle Tetradic Harmony Color Scheme of #5bb3bc

Rectangle / Tetradic

Two complementary pairs for a total of four colors.
Pentagram Harmony Color Scheme of #5bb3bc


Circle around the color wheel, five colors.