#56596c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #56596c is composed of 33.7% red, 34.9% green and 42.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.4% cyan, 17.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 57.6% black. It has a hue angle of 231.8 degrees, a saturation of 11.3% and a lightness of 38%. #56596c color hex could be obtained by blending #acb2d8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 34
    • G 35
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#56596c color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#56596c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #56596c has RGB values of R:86, G:89, B:108 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5658988.

Hex triplet 56596c #56596c
RGB Decimal 86, 89, 108 rgb(86,89,108)
RGB Percent 33.7, 34.9, 42.4 rgb(33.7%,34.9%,42.4%)
CMYK 20, 18, 0, 58
HSL 231.8°, 11.3, 38 hsl(231.8,11.3%,38%)
HSV (or HSB) 231.8°, 20.4, 42.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.209, 3.294, -11.241
XYZ 10.116, 10.206, 15.623
xyY 0.281, 0.284, 10.206
CIE-LCH 38.209, 11.714, 286.333
CIE-LUV 38.209, -2.59, -15.447
Hunter-Lab 31.946, 0.619, -6.633
Binary 01010110, 01011001, 01101100

Color Schemes with #56596c

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Alternatives to #56596c

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#56596c Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#56596c;}
.background {background-color:#56596c;}
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Shades and Tints of #56596c

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, #08080a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #56596c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5e65 is the less saturated color, while #041dbe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #56596c 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #595a5e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e6173 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #626074 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5c636a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b5e70 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e5d71 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a5f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population