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#596f9f Hex Color Code

#596f9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #596f9f is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #596f9f is comprised of 34.9% red, 43.53% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #596f9f has a hue of 221° (degrees), 28% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.07 nm.

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#596f9f linear gradient to complementary #a29a56

  1. #596f9f
  2. #6b7694
  3. #797d88
  4. #85847c
  5. #908b70
  6. #999264
  7. #a29a56

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #445b89
  2. #4b6290
  3. #526898
  4. #596f9f
  5. #6076a6
  6. #677dae
  7. #6e84b5

Tones

  1. #596f9f
  2. #607199
  3. #677393
  4. #6d758e
  5. #727888
  6. #777a82
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#596f9f to white

  1. #596f9f
  2. #7585af
  3. #909cbe
  4. #acb4ce
  5. #c7cdde
  6. #e3e5ef
  7. #ffffff

#596f9f to black

  1. #596f9f
  2. #4b5c83
  3. #3d4967
  4. #2f384d
  5. #222734
  6. #15171d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 0.641 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b5
      #5a6e9c
      ΔE = 0.647 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 0.668 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ Martian Skies 3
      #526c9d
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5670a4
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4040-R80B
      #50729f
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2387 UP
      #5571a4
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. P 107-4 U
      #5c6f95
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Dazzle
      #4c6fa7
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5203D Purple Edge
      #5973a0
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Blue Odyssey / PPG1166-6
      #4f6997
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 6132
      #526da5
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  23. Alcro

    1. Robin blue
      #50719e
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  24. Caparol

    1. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  26. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  27. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 15.5%

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#596f9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#596f9f foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #596f9f">…</p>

#596f9f background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #596f9f">…</p>

#596f9f shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #596f9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5861279
Binary
01011001, 01101111, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#596f9f
LRV
≈ 16.0%
Closest short hex
#57a ΔE = 3.306
RGB
rgb(89, 111, 159)
RGBA
rgba(89, 111, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.309, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10915937 / 0xff596f9f
HSL
hsl(221, 28%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 28%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.143), saturation: 44% (0.440), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 221.143, saturation: 44.025%, perceived brightness: 43.814%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.035, S: 46.844, L: 46.968
Cubehelix
H: -140.840, S: 0.428, L: 0.430
TSL
T: -2.150, S: 0.119, L: 0.431
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.440), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 16.060, Y: 15.995, Z: 35.035
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.238, Y: 15.995
CIELab
L: 46.968, a: 5.010, b: -28.484
CIELuv
L: 46.968, u: -12.170, v: -42.539
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.968, C: 28.922, H: 279.975
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.968, C: 44.246, H: 254.035
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.994, a: 1.691, b: -23.943
CIECAM02
J: 36.144, C: 35.789, h: 258.434, Q: 118.448, M: 31.297, s: 51.403, H: 310.274
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.270, jaune: -4.987, green: 0.909
LMS
L: 12.951, M: 16.065, S: 34.719
YCbCr
Y: 110.399, Cb: 152.328, Cr: 114.934
YCgCo
Y: 117.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.894, Db: 73.884, Dr: 39.742
YPbPr
Y: 109.770, Pb: 26.530, Pr: -13.208
xvYCC
Y: 110.273, Cb: 151.305, Cr: 116.398
YIQ
Y: 109.894, I: -28.526, Q: 10.282
YUV
Y: 109.894, U: 24.166, V: -18.330
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.528
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.046

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