#59979c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #59979c is composed of 34.9% red, 59.2% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.9% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 184.5 degrees, a saturation of 27.3% and a lightness of 48%. #59979c color hex could be obtained by blending #b2ffff with #002f39. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 35
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 43
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#59979c color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#59979c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #59979c has RGB values of R:89, G:151, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.43, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 5871516.

Hex triplet 59979c #59979c
RGB Decimal 89, 151, 156 rgb(89,151,156)
RGB Percent 34.9, 59.2, 61.2 rgb(34.9%,59.2%,61.2%)
CMYK 43, 3, 0, 39
HSL 184.5°, 27.3, 48 hsl(184.5,27.3%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.5°, 42.9, 61.2
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 58.655, -18.628, -8.912
XYZ 21.186, 26.656, 35.479
xyY 0.254, 0.32, 26.656
CIE-LCH 58.655, 20.65, 205.566
CIE-LUV 58.655, -28.351, -10.302
Hunter-Lab 51.63, -17.106, -4.603
Binary 01011001, 10010111, 10011100

Color Schemes with #59979c

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#59979c Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #59979c

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, #030606 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #59979c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757f80 is the less saturated color, while #04dff1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #59979c 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.

  • #858585 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c898a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92929b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #978fa5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #639ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d939b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8092a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5f99a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population