#596e79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #596e79 is composed of 34.9% red, 43.1% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.4% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 200.6 degrees, a saturation of 15.2% and a lightness of 41.2%. #596e79 color hex could be obtained by blending #b2dcf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 35
    • G 43
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#596e79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#596e79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #596e79 has RGB values of R:89, G:110, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 5860985.

Hex triplet 596e79 #596e79
RGB Decimal 89, 110, 121 rgb(89,110,121)
RGB Percent 34.9, 43.1, 47.5 rgb(34.9%,43.1%,47.5%)
CMYK 26, 9, 0, 53
HSL 200.6°, 15.2, 41.2 hsl(200.6,15.2%,41.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.6°, 26.4, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.159, -5.04, -8.666
XYZ 13.146, 14.656, 20.224
xyY 0.274, 0.305, 14.656
CIE-LCH 45.159, 10.025, 239.82
CIE-LUV 45.159, -11.02, -11.251
Hunter-Lab 38.283, -5.699, -4.524
Binary 01011001, 01101110, 01111001

Color Schemes with #596e79

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Alternatives to #596e79

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#596e79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #596e79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#596e79;}
.background {background-color:#596e79;}
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Shades and Tints of #596e79

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, #060708 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #596e79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616b71 is the less saturated color, while #008ad2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #596e79 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #666a6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #70717d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #756f81 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61757e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #68707c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6b6f7e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e727c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population