#56596e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #56596e is composed of 33.7% red, 34.9% green and 43.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.8% cyan, 19.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 232.5 degrees, a saturation of 12.2% and a lightness of 38.4%. #56596e color hex could be obtained by blending #acb2dc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 34
    • G 35
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#56596e color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#56596e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #56596e has RGB values of R:86, G:89, B:110 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5658990.

Hex triplet 56596e #56596e
RGB Decimal 86, 89, 110 rgb(86,89,110)
RGB Percent 33.7, 34.9, 43.1 rgb(33.7%,34.9%,43.1%)
CMYK 22, 19, 0, 57
HSL 232.5°, 12.2, 38.4 hsl(232.5,12.2%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.5°, 21.8, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.285, 3.804, -12.362
XYZ 10.224, 10.249, 16.191
xyY 0.279, 0.28, 10.249
CIE-LCH 38.285, 12.934, 287.103
CIE-LUV 38.285, -2.694, -17.084
Hunter-Lab 32.014, 0.982, -7.575
Binary 01010110, 01011001, 01101110

Color Schemes with #56596e

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Alternatives to #56596e

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#56596e Preview

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

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, #09090b is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #56596e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e5f66 is the less saturated color, while #031bc1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #56596e 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
  • #5e6175 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #616075 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5c636a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b5e72 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d5d73 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a5f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population