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#596aac Hex Color Code

#596aac Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #596aac is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #596aac is comprised of 34.9% red, 41.57% green and 67.45% blue. In the HSL color space #596aac has a hue of 228° (degrees), 33% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.64 nm.

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#596aac linear gradient to complementary #b2ba4b

  1. #596aac
  2. #70769e
  3. #828390
  4. #919081
  5. #9d9e71
  6. #a8ac60
  7. #b2ba4b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #435796
  2. #4b5d9d
  3. #5263a5
  4. #596aac
  5. #6071b3
  6. #6777bb
  7. #6f7ec2

Tones

  1. #596aac
  2. #626ea5
  3. #6a729f
  4. #727698
  5. #787a91
  6. #7e7f8a
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#596aac to white

  1. #596aac
  2. #7681ba
  3. #9299c8
  4. #adb1d5
  5. #c8cbe3
  6. #e4e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#596aac to black

  1. #596aac
  2. #4b588d
  3. #3d466f
  4. #2f3553
  5. #222538
  6. #15161f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 1.023 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c3
      #5567a2
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  17. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 661 U
      #4a67aa
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 7455 CP
      #4967ab
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  22. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  24. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  25. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

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#596aac HTML / CSS Code Examples

#596aac foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #596aac">…</p>

#596aac background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #596aac">…</p>

#596aac shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #596aac">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5860012
Binary
01011001, 01101010, 10101100
Hexadecimal
#596aac
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 1.586
RGB
rgb(89, 106, 172)
RGBA
rgba(89, 106, 172, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.289, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.404%, blue: 0.675%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10917204 / 0xff596aac
HSL
hsl(228, 33%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 33%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.711), saturation: 48% (0.483), value: 67% (0.675)
HSP
hue: 227.711, saturation: 48.256%, perceived brightness: 43.557%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.421, S: 48.293, L: 46.190
Cubehelix
H: -133.970, S: 0.535, L: 0.424
TSL
T: -2.433, S: 0.136, L: 0.425
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.483), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.325)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 33% (0.325)
XYZ
X: 16.718, Y: 15.409, Z: 41.115
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.210, Y: 15.409
CIELab
L: 46.190, a: 12.086, b: -37.334
CIELuv
L: 46.190, u: -10.624, v: -56.882
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.190, C: 39.242, H: 287.937
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.190, C: 57.865, H: 259.421
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.255, a: 7.324, b: -34.621
CIECAM02
J: 35.401, C: 43.484, h: 264.711, Q: 117.224, M: 38.026, s: 56.955, H: 313.568
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.344, jaune: -6.614, green: 0.504
LMS
L: 12.194, M: 14.646, S: 40.692
YCbCr
Y: 109.153, Cb: 159.490, Cr: 115.851
YCgCo
Y: 118.250, Cg: -12.250, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 108.441, Db: 95.628, Dr: 36.983
YPbPr
Y: 107.131, Pb: 34.955, Pr: -11.536
xvYCC
Y: 108.007, Cb: 158.706, Cr: 117.866
YIQ
Y: 108.441, I: -31.331, Q: 16.940
YUV
Y: 108.441, U: 31.278, V: -17.056
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.479
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.775

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