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Caran d'Ache 161 Light Blue / #59b9ea Hex Color Code

#59b9ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #59b9ea is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #59b9ea is comprised of 34.9% red, 72.55% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #59b9ea has a hue of 200° (degrees), 78% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.87 nm.

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#59b9ea linear gradient to complementary #d89e6b

  1. #59b9ea
  2. #81b5d5
  3. #9bb0bf
  4. #afacaa
  5. #bfa795
  6. #cda380
  7. #d89e6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b97c7
  2. #3ca3d2
  3. #4baede
  4. #59b9ea
  5. #66c4f6
  6. #73d0ff
  7. #80dcff

Tones

  1. #59b9ea
  2. #6db5de
  3. #7cb1d2
  4. #88adc6
  5. #92aaba
  6. #9ba6ae
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#59b9ea to white

  1. #59b9ea
  2. #7dc4ee
  3. #9ad0f1
  4. #b5dcf5
  5. #cfe7f8
  6. #e7f3fc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#59b9ea to black

  1. #59b9ea
  2. #4c97bf
  3. #3f7795
  4. #32586e
  5. #253b49
  6. #172127
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 0.563 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2190 C
      #56b7e6
      ΔE = 1.071 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 2190 U
      #54b2e9
      ΔE = 3.211 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Life Force P500-4
      #6eb7e1
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Electra P510-4
      #73b4e2
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  8. Brillux

    1. 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. 66.18.15
      #57bbdf
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 4.182 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  10. Caparol

    1. 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Horizon Haze / 152-4
      #7ec0e3
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  12. FolkArt

    1. Cayman Blue / 513
      #45bbf6
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  13. Caran d'Ache

    1. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  14. General Paint

    1. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 7242T Castaway
      #61afd3
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  16. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Marina Blue
      #85bcdb
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  17. Nerolac

    1. Armenian Blue - 2410
      #5fb1e2
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Blue Bird Lake - 4272
      #78b3d4
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  19. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  20. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1050-R90B
      #6fbaed
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1060-B
      #36b5e2
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 3.132 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 3.240 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Glorious Sky 25-8
      #7dbfe0
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  24. Delta

    1. Blue Jay / 020590202W
      #58b0e3
      ΔE = 3.324 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Lake / 02728
      #4fb1ec
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Heaven On Earth / T12 41.E1
      #7cbcdf
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  26. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  27. Abet Laminati

    1. Azzurro 847
      #6db1d8
      ΔE = 3.507 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Azzurro Tempesta 801
      #7fb0d1
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  28. Humbrol

    1. 47 Sea Blue
      #48b5e0
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  29. Focoltone

    1. 2241
      #2ebef0
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 3394
      #00b6ee
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  30. Dulux

    1. 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. 89BG 37/353
      #47aed8
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Icy Chill / 9216
      #71b5d8
      ΔE = 3.621 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Picturesque / 9208
      #61aee1
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  32. KILZ

    1. Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Summer Oasis / C792
      #85bade
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  34. Brighto Paints

    1. 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #7cc1e9
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  35. Sikkens

    1. R9.34.64
      #5cb9de
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. R8.40.60
      #43b4dd
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Fisherman's Cove
      #86b8de
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Autumn Sky
      #81b6dd
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Note 86BG 43/321
      #55b1d9
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  39. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28149
      #43c1ef
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  40. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  42. Berger

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  43. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  44. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  45. Clark+Kensington

    1. Favorite Memory / 36D-2
      #81bbe1
      ΔE = 4.159 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Fine Arts / 35D-4
      #5badd5
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  46. Crayola

    1. Electric Blue
      #23b2ee
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Blue Sky
      #38b0de
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  47. Dupont

    1. CAS523
      #4eb6dd
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  48. HKS

    1. HKS 50
      #5dc1e9
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. HKS 47
      #00b2eb
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  49. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Joppa Blue / NP PB 1556 T
      #74b1d0
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  50. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  51. Colortrend

    1. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  52. RAL

    1. RAL 250 70 25
      #7ab2d4
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. RAL 240 70 30
      #5fb5d6
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  53. Wattyl

    1. Limpid Sea / E35W
      #50b5db
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Blue
      #82b5d8
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  55. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4cb9fa
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  56. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #4cb9fa
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  57. Olympic

    1. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  58. Plascon

    1. Soft Sail B2-A2-1
      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  59. Benjamin Moore

    1. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Cayman Blue / 2060-50
      #74c2e5
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  60. Auro

    1. Meconopsis
      #6dc4f9
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  61. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  62. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  63. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10395
      #58b5d8
      ΔE = 4.886 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. CF10397
      #81b9d7
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  64. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  65. Disney

    1. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  66. PlaidFX

    1. Nitro Blue / 36880
      #28aee4
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  67. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

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#59b9ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#59b9ea foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #59b9ea">…</p>

#59b9ea 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: #59b9ea">…</p>

#59b9ea shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #59b9ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5880298
Binary
01011001, 10111001, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#59b9ea
LRV
≈ 42.8%
Closest short hex
#5be ΔE = 0.783
RGB
rgb(89, 185, 234)
RGBA
rgba(89, 185, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.175, g: 0.364, b: 0.461
RYB
red: 34.902%, yellow: 57.553%, blue: 91.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10896918 / 0xff59b9ea
HSL
hsl(200, 78%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 78%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.276), saturation: 62% (0.620), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 200.276, saturation: 61.966%, perceived brightness: 66.436%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.656, S: 79.377, L: 71.391
Cubehelix
H: -165.737, S: 0.888, L: 0.634
TSL
T: -1.915, S: 0.216, L: 0.635
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.620), magenta: 21% (0.209), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 36.314, Y: 42.759, Z: 84.165
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.262, Y: 42.759
CIELab
L: 71.391, a: -13.871, b: -32.876
CIELuv
L: 71.391, u: -38.683, v: -50.699
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.391, C: 35.683, H: 247.124
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.391, C: 63.771, H: 232.656
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.390, a: -15.303, b: -30.541
CIECAM02
J: 61.121, C: 49.769, h: 231.931, Q: 154.030, M: 43.522, s: 53.156, H: 293.551
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.207, jaune: -5.575, green: 4.225
LMS
L: 31.312, M: 47.545, S: 83.459
YCbCr
Y: 155.045, Cb: 163.719, Cr: 82.377
YCoCg
Y: 173.250, Cg: 11.750, Co: -14.000
YDbDr
Y: 161.882, Db: 108.517, Dr: 138.601
YPbPr
Y: 168.080, Pb: 35.540, Pr: -50.254
xvYCC
Y: 160.351, Cb: 159.219, Cr: 83.855
YIQ
Y: 161.882, I: -72.931, Q: -5.054
YUV
Y: 161.882, U: 35.490, V: -63.940
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.534
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 3.195

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