#596c8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #596c8e is composed of 34.9% red, 42.4% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.3% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 218.5 degrees, a saturation of 22.9% and a lightness of 45.3%. #596c8e color hex could be obtained by blending #b2d8ff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 35
    • G 42
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#596c8e color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#596c8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #596c8e has RGB values of R:89, G:108, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 5860494.

Hex triplet 596c8e #596c8e
RGB Decimal 89, 108, 142 rgb(89,108,142)
RGB Percent 34.9, 42.4, 55.7 rgb(34.9%,42.4%,55.7%)
CMYK 37, 24, 0, 44
HSL 218.5°, 22.9, 45.3 hsl(218.5,22.9%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.5°, 37.3, 55.7
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.361, 1.839, -20.917
XYZ 14.364, 14.802, 27.69
xyY 0.253, 0.26, 14.802
CIE-LCH 45.361, 20.997, 275.023
CIE-LUV 45.361, -10.606, -30.272
Hunter-Lab 38.473, -0.684, -15.742
Binary 01011001, 01101100, 10001110

Color Schemes with #596c8e

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Alternatives to #596c8e

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#596c8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #596c8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#596c8e;}
.background {background-color:#596c8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #596c8e;}

Shades and Tints of #596c8e

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 #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #596c8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b717c is the less saturated color, while #0053e7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #596c8e 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
  • #697192 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6a7194 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b7780 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #636f90 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #636f92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a7385 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population