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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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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#596bb9 to black

  1. #596bb9
  2. #4b5997
  3. #3d4777
  4. #303659
  5. #23263c
  6. #161721
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 U
      #5c6cba
      ΔE = 0.590 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 18-3946 TPG
      #5a69af
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  14. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 15.8%

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#596bb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#596bb9 foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #596bb9">…</p>

#596bb9 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #596bb9">…</p>

#596bb9 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<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
LRV
≈ 16.1%
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: 34.902%, yellow: 40.846%, blue: 72.549%
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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