#596e72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #596e72 is composed of 34.9% red, 43.1% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.9% cyan, 3.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.3% black. It has a hue angle of 189.6 degrees, a saturation of 12.3% and a lightness of 39.8%. #596e72 color hex could be obtained by blending #b2dce4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 35
    • G 43
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#596e72 color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#596e72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #596e72 has RGB values of R:89, G:110, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 5860978.

Hex triplet 596e72 #596e72
RGB Decimal 89, 110, 114 rgb(89,110,114)
RGB Percent 34.9, 43.1, 44.7 rgb(34.9%,43.1%,44.7%)
CMYK 22, 4, 0, 55
HSL 189.6°, 12.3, 39.8 hsl(189.6,12.3%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.6°, 21.9, 44.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.928, -6.786, -4.808
XYZ 12.732, 14.49, 18.045
xyY 0.281, 0.32, 14.49
CIE-LCH 44.928, 8.317, 215.322
CIE-LUV 44.928, -10.893, -5.545
Hunter-Lab 38.066, -6.911, -1.459
Binary 01011001, 01101110, 01110010

Color Schemes with #596e72

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Alternatives to #596e72

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#596e72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #596e72

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CSS codes
.text {color:#596e72;}
.background {background-color:#596e72;}
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Shades and Tints of #596e72

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, #030404 is the darkest color, while #f8f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #596e72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #61696a is the less saturated color, while #03a8c8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #596e72 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
  • #65696a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #727177 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #786f7b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62747d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #697075 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6c6e78 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5f7279 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population