#5959b6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5959b6 is composed of 34.9% red, 34.9% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 51.1% cyan, 51.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 38.9% and a lightness of 53.1%. #5959b6 color hex could be obtained by blending #b2b2ff with #00006d. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 35
    • G 35
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 51
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#5959b6 color description : Moderate blue.

#5959b6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5959b6 has RGB values of R:89, G:89, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.51, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 5855670.

Hex triplet 5959b6 #5959b6
RGB Decimal 89, 89, 182 rgb(89,89,182)
RGB Percent 34.9, 34.9, 71.4 rgb(34.9%,34.9%,71.4%)
CMYK 51, 51, 0, 29
HSL 240°, 38.9, 53.1 hsl(240,38.9%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 51.1, 71.4
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 42.224, 25.88, -49.515
XYZ 16.134, 12.645, 45.844
xyY 0.216, 0.169, 12.645
CIE-LCH 42.224, 55.87, 297.595
CIE-LUV 42.224, -5.422, -75.128
Hunter-Lab 35.56, 18.756, -51.544
Binary 01011001, 01011001, 10110110

Color Schemes with #5959b6

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Alternatives to #5959b6

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#5959b6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5959b6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5959b6;}
.background {background-color:#5959b6;}
.border {border:1px solid #5959b6;}

Shades and Tints of #5959b6

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, #05050b is the darkest color, while #fcfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5959b6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #878788 is the less saturated color, while #1919f6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5959b6 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.

  • #646464 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #626274 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3568c0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1c6db5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #47727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4263bc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3265b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4e6890 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population