#596c8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #596c8d is composed of 34.9% red, 42.4% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36.9% cyan, 23.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 218.1 degrees, a saturation of 22.6% and a lightness of 45.1%. #596c8d color hex could be obtained by blending #b2d8ff with #00001b. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 35
    • G 42
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#596c8d color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#596c8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #596c8d has RGB values of R:89, G:108, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 5860493.

Hex triplet 596c8d #596c8d
RGB Decimal 89, 108, 141 rgb(89,108,141)
RGB Percent 34.9, 42.4, 55.3 rgb(34.9%,42.4%,55.3%)
CMYK 37, 23, 0, 45
HSL 218.1°, 22.6, 45.1 hsl(218.1,22.6%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.1°, 36.9, 55.3
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.32, 1.554, -20.385
XYZ 14.289, 14.772, 27.296
xyY 0.254, 0.262, 14.772
CIE-LCH 45.32, 20.444, 274.359
CIE-LUV 45.32, -10.583, -29.426
Hunter-Lab 38.434, -0.896, -15.205
Binary 01011001, 01101100, 10001101

Color Schemes with #596c8d

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Alternatives to #596c8d

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#596c8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #596c8d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#596c8d;}
.background {background-color:#596c8d;}
.border {border:1px solid #596c8d;}

Shades and Tints of #596c8d

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, #060709 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #596c8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b717b is the less saturated color, while #0154e5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #596c8d 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #676a71 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #697191 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6a7193 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5c777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #636f8f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #646f91 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a7384 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population