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#596691 Hex Color Code

#596691 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #596691 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #596691 is comprised of 34.9% red, 40% green and 56.86% blue. In the HSL color space #596691 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 24% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.95 nm.

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#596691 linear gradient to complementary #959255

  1. #596691
  2. #676d88
  3. #72747e
  4. #7c7b75
  5. #85836b
  6. #8d8a60
  7. #959255

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #46547d
  2. #4c5a84
  3. #53608a
  4. #596691
  5. #5f6c98
  6. #66739e
  7. #6d79a5

Tones

  1. #596691
  2. #5f688c
  3. #646b88
  4. #696d83
  5. #6d707e
  6. #71727a
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#596691 to white

  1. #596691
  2. #747ea3
  3. #8f96b5
  4. #abafc7
  5. #c6c9d9
  6. #e2e4ec
  7. #ffffff

#596691 to black

  1. #596691
  2. #4a5577
  3. #3c445f
  4. #2f3447
  5. #212431
  6. #15161c
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Indigo
      #566491
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Blue Hyacinth
      #58698d
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b6
      #536692
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ Marble Swirl 1
      #58618a
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.35
      #59628d
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7686 U
      #556995
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. P 107-5 U
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      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #5c678c
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 3-38-5 Celestial Violet
      #56688d
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 57.12.24
      #57688b
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Jasper B53-058-263
      #4e6590
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
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      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
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      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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      #57678c
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
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    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5030-R70B
      #58668a
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6419
      #51618c
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  17. Crown Diamond

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      #5c618d
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
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    1. Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  19. KILZ

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      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  21. Glidden

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      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  22. Tollens

    1. T2009-3
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      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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    1. Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
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    1. Champion Blue / 298
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      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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    1. DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
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    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 12.9%

#596691 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#596691 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #596691">…</p>

#596691 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #596691">…</p>

#596691 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #596691">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5858961
Binary
01011001, 01100110, 10010001
Hexadecimal
#596691
LRV
≈ 13.7%
Closest short hex
#569 ΔE = 2.021
RGB
rgb(89, 102, 145)
RGBA
rgba(89, 102, 145, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.304, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.390%, blue: 0.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10918255 / 0xff596691
HSL
hsl(226, 24%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 24%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.071), saturation: 39% (0.386), value: 57% (0.569)
HSP
hue: 226.071, saturation: 38.621%, perceived brightness: 40.890%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.402, S: 37.083, L: 43.756
Cubehelix
H: -135.620, S: 0.362, L: 0.403
TSL
T: -2.362, S: 0.100, L: 0.404
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.386), magenta: 30% (0.297), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 43% (0.431)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 43% (0.431)
XYZ
X: 13.981, Y: 13.670, Z: 28.685
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.243, Y: 13.670
CIELab
L: 43.756, a: 6.365, b: -25.183
CIELuv
L: 43.756, u: -8.272, v: -37.013
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.756, C: 25.975, H: 284.185
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.756, C: 37.926, H: 257.402
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.973, a: 2.792, b: -20.117
CIECAM02
J: 33.286, C: 31.696, h: 263.704, Q: 113.668, M: 27.717, s: 49.381, H: 313.033
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.261, jaune: -4.429, green: 0.424
LMS
L: 11.459, M: 13.544, S: 28.436
YCbCr
Y: 104.491, Cb: 148.801, Cr: 119.240
YCgCo
Y: 109.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 103.015, Db: 63.169, Dr: 26.660
YPbPr
Y: 102.327, Pb: 22.995, Pr: -8.478
xvYCC
Y: 103.881, Cb: 148.200, Cr: 120.553
YIQ
Y: 103.015, I: -21.559, Q: 10.630
YUV
Y: 103.015, U: 20.662, V: -12.295
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 1.949
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.741

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