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#596ca9 Hex Color Code

#596ca9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #596ca9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #596ca9 is comprised of 34.9% red, 42.35% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #596ca9 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 32% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.56 nm.

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#596ca9 linear gradient to complementary #b1b250

  1. #596ca9
  2. #6f779c
  3. #81828f
  4. #8f8e81
  5. #9c9a72
  6. #a7a662
  7. #b1b250

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #435893
  2. #4b5f9a
  3. #5265a2
  4. #596ca9
  5. #6073b0
  6. #677ab8
  7. #6f80bf

Tones

  1. #596ca9
  2. #626fa2
  3. #6a739c
  4. #707695
  5. #767a8f
  6. #7c7d88
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#596ca9 to white

  1. #596ca9
  2. #7683b7
  3. #929ac5
  4. #adb2d4
  5. #c8cbe2
  6. #e3e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#596ca9 to black

  1. #596ca9
  2. #4b598b
  3. #3d486d
  4. #2f3652
  5. #222637
  6. #15171f
  7. #000000

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  2. Toyo Ink

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      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
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      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. V0.37.42
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      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  4. Earthpaint

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      #616eab
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
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      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
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    1. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
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      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
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    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
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      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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    1. ★ Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  18. Behr

    1. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
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    1. S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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    1. Blue Calico 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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    1. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  26. ICI Paints

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      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
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      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

#596ca9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#596ca9 foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #596ca9">…</p>

#596ca9 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #596ca9">…</p>

#596ca9 shadow

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #596ca9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5860521
Binary
01011001, 01101100, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#596ca9
LRV
≈ 15.7%
Closest short hex
#56a ΔE = 2.684
RGB
rgb(89, 108, 169)
RGBA
rgba(89, 108, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.295, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.409%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10916695 / 0xff596ca9
HSL
hsl(226, 32%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 32%%, 51%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.750), saturation: 47% (0.473), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 225.750, saturation: 47.337%, perceived brightness: 43.794%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.007, S: 48.317, L: 46.595
Cubehelix
H: -135.949, S: 0.507, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -2.348, S: 0.131, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.473), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 16.642, Y: 15.713, Z: 39.684
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.218, Y: 15.713
CIELab
L: 46.595, a: 9.912, b: -34.939
CIELuv
L: 46.595, u: -11.267, v: -53.040
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.595, C: 36.318, H: 285.839
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.595, C: 54.223, H: 258.007
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.639, a: 5.571, b: -31.610
CIECAM02
J: 35.779, C: 41.471, h: 262.997, Q: 117.848, M: 36.266, s: 55.474, H: 312.659
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.323, jaune: -6.168, green: 0.644
LMS
L: 12.500, M: 15.205, S: 39.289
YCbCr
Y: 109.867, Cb: 157.591, Cr: 115.328
YCgCo
Y: 118.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 109.273, Db: 89.863, Dr: 38.564
YPbPr
Y: 108.345, Pb: 32.685, Pr: -12.306
xvYCC
Y: 109.049, Cb: 156.712, Cr: 117.190
YIQ
Y: 109.273, I: -30.916, Q: 14.962
YUV
Y: 109.273, U: 29.393, V: -17.786
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.776
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.448

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