#596c7d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #596c7d is composed of 34.9% red, 42.4% green and 49% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 28.8% cyan, 13.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 51% black. It has a hue angle of 208.3 degrees, a saturation of 16.8% and a lightness of 42%. #596c7d color hex could be obtained by blending #b2d8fa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 35
    • G 42
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 29
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 51
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#596c7d color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#596c7d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #596c7d has RGB values of R:89, G:108, B:125 and CMYK values of C:0.29, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 5860477.

Hex triplet 596c7d #596c7d
RGB Decimal 89, 108, 125 rgb(89,108,125)
RGB Percent 34.9, 42.4, 49 rgb(34.9%,42.4%,49%)
CMYK 29, 14, 0, 51
HSL 208.3°, 16.8, 42 hsl(208.3,16.8%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.3°, 28.8, 49
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.701, -2.824, -11.755
XYZ 13.183, 14.329, 21.472
xyY 0.269, 0.293, 14.329
CIE-LCH 44.701, 12.09, 256.49
CIE-LUV 44.701, -10.216, -15.977
Hunter-Lab 37.854, -4.079, -7.134
Binary 01011001, 01101100, 01111101

Color Schemes with #596c7d

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Alternatives to #596c7d

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#596c7d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #596c7d

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.text {color:#596c7d;}
.background {background-color:#596c7d;}
.border {border:1px solid #596c7d;}

Shades and Tints of #596c7d

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, #07090a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #596c7d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696b6d is the less saturated color, while #0771cf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #596c7d 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #65696c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7081 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #716f85 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f747d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #666e80 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #686d82 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5d717d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population