#5996ef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5996ef is composed of 34.9% red, 58.8% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.8% cyan, 37.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 215.6 degrees, a saturation of 82.4% and a lightness of 64.3%. #5996ef color hex could be obtained by blending #b2ffff with #002ddf. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 35
    • G 59
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

#5996ef color description : Soft blue.

#5996ef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5996ef has RGB values of R:89, G:150, B:239 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 5871343.

Hex triplet 5996ef #5996ef
RGB Decimal 89, 150, 239 rgb(89,150,239)
RGB Percent 34.9, 58.8, 93.7 rgb(34.9%,58.8%,93.7%)
CMYK 63, 37, 0, 6
HSL 215.6°, 82.4, 64.3 hsl(215.6,82.4%,64.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.6°, 62.8, 93.7
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 61.798, 7.362, -50.645
XYZ 30.603, 30.167, 85.867
xyY 0.209, 0.206, 30.167
CIE-LCH 61.798, 51.177, 278.271
CIE-LUV 61.798, -26.171, -81.777
Hunter-Lab 54.924, 3.34, -54.245
Binary 01011001, 10010110, 11101111

Color Schemes with #5996ef

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Alternatives to #5996ef

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#5996ef Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5996ef

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5996ef;}
.background {background-color:#5996ef;}
.border {border:1px solid #5996ef;}

Shades and Tints of #5996ef

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, #01060d is the darkest color, while #fafcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5996ef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9fa3a9 is the less saturated color, while #4b93fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5996ef 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8390a1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7798ed Protanopia 1% of men
  • #629bef Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #37a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c97ed Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e99ef Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #43a1ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population