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#596bb9 Hex Color Code

#596bb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #596bb9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #596bb9 is comprised of 34.9% red, 41.96% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #596bb9 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 41% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.01 nm.

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#596bb9 linear gradient to complementary #bdcd45

  1. #596bb9
  2. #757aa9
  3. #898a98
  4. #999a87
  5. #a7ab74
  6. #b3bc5f
  7. #bdcd45

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4257a2
  2. #4a5eaa
  3. #5164b1
  4. #596bb9
  5. #6172c1
  6. #6879c8
  7. #7080d0

Tones

  1. #596bb9
  2. #6470b1
  3. #6e75a9
  4. #767aa1
  5. #7d7f99
  6. #838491
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#596bb9 to White

  1. #596bb9
  2. #7782c5
  3. #9499d1
  4. #afb2dc
  5. #cacbe8
  6. #e4e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#596bb9 to Black

  1. #596bb9
  2. #4b5997
  3. #3d4777
  4. #303659
  5. #23263c
  6. #161721
  7. #000000

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      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.233
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      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.651
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      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.233
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      ΔE = 2.263
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    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.292
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      ΔE = 2.628
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      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.768
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      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.768
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      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.921

#596bb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#596bb9 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #596bb9">…</p>

#596bb9 background

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #596bb9">…</p>

#596bb9 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #596bb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5860281
Binary
01011001, 01101011, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#596bb9
Closest short hex
#56b ΔE = 2.161
RGB
rgb(89, 107, 185)
RGBA
rgba(89, 107, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.281, b: 0.486
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10916935 / 0xff596bb9
HSL
hsl(229, 41%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 41%%, 54%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.750), saturation: 52% (0.519), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 228.750, saturation: 51.892%, perceived brightness: 44.697%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.381, S: 52.905, L: 47.159
Cubehelix
H: -132.948, S: 0.622, L: 0.432
TSL
T: -2.478, S: 0.151, L: 0.433
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.519), magenta: 42% (0.422), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 18.132, Y: 16.141, Z: 48.050
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.196, Y: 16.141
CIELab
L: 47.159, a: 15.594, b: -43.373
CIELuv
L: 47.159, u: -11.337, v: -66.893
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.159, C: 46.091, H: 289.776
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.159, C: 67.847, H: 260.381
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.176, a: 10.251, b: -42.787
CIECAM02
J: 36.243, C: 48.901, h: 265.250, Q: 118.611, M: 42.763, s: 60.044, H: 313.856
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.385, jaune: -7.716, green: 0.521
LMS
L: 12.418, M: 14.935, S: 47.526
YCbCr
Y: 110.931, Cb: 164.906, Cr: 114.560
YCgCo
Y: 122.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 110.510, Db: 112.074, Dr: 40.920
YPbPr
Y: 108.782, Pb: 41.070, Pr: -12.588
xvYCC
Y: 109.425, Cb: 164.077, Cr: 116.942
YIQ
Y: 110.510, I: -35.781, Q: 20.462
YUV
Y: 110.510, U: 36.657, V: -18.871
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.406
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.198

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