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#596aa5 Hex Color Code

#596aa5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #596aa5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #596aa5 is comprised of 34.9% red, 41.57% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #596aa5 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 30% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.27 nm.

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#596aa5 linear gradient to complementary #acb04e

  1. #596aa5
  2. #6e7598
  3. #7e808b
  4. #8c8c7e
  5. #98986f
  6. #a2a460
  7. #acb04e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #445790
  2. #4b5d97
  3. #52639e
  4. #596aa5
  5. #6071ac
  6. #6777b3
  7. #6e7ebb

Tones

  1. #596aa5
  2. #616d9f
  3. #697198
  4. #6f7492
  5. #75788c
  6. #7a7b85
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#596aa5 to white

  1. #596aa5
  2. #7681b4
  3. #9199c3
  4. #acb1d2
  5. #c8cbe1
  6. #e3e5f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#596aa5 to black

  1. #596aa5
  2. #4b5887
  3. #3d466b
  4. #2f3550
  5. #222536
  6. #15161e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Nerolac

    1. ★ Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 0.398 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 3.342 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Electrify T13-9
      #5565a1
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 3.292 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6b6599
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  11. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  14. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 3.512 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  16. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Influental / CL 2436A
      #616790
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  17. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  22. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  24. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 3.007 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  27. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 3.223 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 3.232 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  29. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 3.295 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  30. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 3.329 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 6135
      #3c66a1
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.397 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 3.406 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  34. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  35. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  36. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  38. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  39. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  40. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.583 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  41. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  42. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Saint Clair Blue
      #446397
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  44. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  45. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  46. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  47. Plascon

    1. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  48. Peintures MF

    1. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  49. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  50. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  51. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  52. Dulux

    1. 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  53. Dulux Australia

    1. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  54. Tollens

    1. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  55. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  56. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  57. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  58. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10444
      #3f63a8
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  59. Benjamin Moore

    1. Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Mosaic / CC-874
      #3963a4
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  60. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  61. Chrysler

    1. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  62. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  63. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  64. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  65. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  66. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  67. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  68. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  69. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 18.4%

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#596aa5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#596aa5 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #596aa5">…</p>

#596aa5 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #596aa5">…</p>

#596aa5 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #596aa5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5860005
Binary
01011001, 01101010, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#596aa5
LRV
≈ 15.1%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 2.409
RGB
rgb(89, 106, 165)
RGBA
rgba(89, 106, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.294, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 34.902%, yellow: 40.350%, blue: 64.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10917211 / 0xff596aa5
HSL
hsl(227, 30%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 30%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.579), saturation: 46% (0.461), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 226.579, saturation: 46.061%, perceived brightness: 43.079%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.461, S: 46.126, L: 45.836
Cubehelix
H: -135.105, S: 0.487, L: 0.421
TSL
T: -2.384, S: 0.127, L: 0.422
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.461), magenta: 36% (0.358), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 16.063, Y: 15.148, Z: 37.667
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.220, Y: 15.148
CIELab
L: 45.836, a: 9.907, b: -33.786
CIELuv
L: 45.836, u: -10.425, v: -51.060
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.836, C: 35.209, H: 286.343
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.836, C: 52.114, H: 258.461
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.920, a: 5.562, b: -30.138
CIECAM02
J: 35.099, C: 40.246, h: 263.847, Q: 116.724, M: 35.194, s: 54.911, H: 313.109
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.318, jaune: -5.967, green: 0.541
LMS
L: 12.161, M: 14.641, S: 37.296
YCbCr
Y: 108.467, Cb: 156.417, Cr: 116.348
YCoCg
Y: 116.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 3.250
YDbDr
Y: 107.643, Db: 86.297, Dr: 35.464
YPbPr
Y: 106.627, Pb: 31.455, Pr: -11.214
xvYCC
Y: 107.574, Cb: 155.631, Cr: 118.149
YIQ
Y: 107.643, I: -29.082, Q: 14.762
YUV
Y: 107.643, U: 28.226, V: -16.356
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.364
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.174

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