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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.

Color Variations

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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

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 0.563 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. ★ True Blue / 2066-50
      #6dbbeb
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Life Force P500-4
      #6eb7e1
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  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%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  11. Caparol

    1. 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  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%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  17. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  18. Nerolac

    1. Armenian Blue - 2410
      #5fb1e2
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  19. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 39.8%

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#59b9ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#59b9ea foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #59b9ea">…</p>

#59b9ea background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #59b9ea">…</p>

#59b9ea shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<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
YCgCo
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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