#596f79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #596f79 is composed of 34.9% red, 43.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.4% cyan, 8.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 198.8 degrees, a saturation of 15.2% and a lightness of 41.2%. #596f79 color hex could be obtained by blending #b2def2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 35
    • G 44
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#596f79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#596f79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #596f79 has RGB values of R:89, G:111, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 5861241.

Hex triplet 596f79 #596f79
RGB Decimal 89, 111, 121 rgb(89,111,121)
RGB Percent 34.9, 43.5, 47.5 rgb(34.9%,43.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 26, 8, 0, 53
HSL 198.8°, 15.2, 41.2 hsl(198.8,15.2%,41.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.8°, 26.4, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.46, -5.625, -8.216
XYZ 13.255, 14.873, 20.26
xyY 0.274, 0.307, 14.873
CIE-LCH 45.46, 9.957, 235.603
CIE-LUV 45.46, -11.467, -10.543
Hunter-Lab 38.565, -6.14, -4.153
Binary 01011001, 01101111, 01111001

Color Schemes with #596f79

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Alternatives to #596f79

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#596f79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #596f79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#596f79;}
.background {background-color:#596f79;}
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Shades and Tints of #596f79

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 #596f79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616c71 is the less saturated color, while #0090d2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #596f79 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
  • #676b6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #71727d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #767082 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #68717b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6b707e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e737c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population