Faux-Black coral (#595b6f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #595b6f, is close to the color named "Black coral" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "dark gray". When people spot this color, Black coral (#595b6f), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. This color isn't popular for agriculture.

Breakdown of #595b6f

#595b6f is made up of (89, 91, 111) in RGB colorspace and (19.82, 18.02, 0.00, 56.47) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5856111 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666666. White should be used ontop of #595b6f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #595b6f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #595b6f luma #92.57
Websafe hex #666666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(89, 91, 111) Adobe RGB (91.00, 92.00, 111.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(35%, 36%, 44%) Closest named color Black coral
rgba rgba(89.0, 91.0, 111.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (33.17, 2.98, -9.32)
cmyk cmyk(19.82, 18.02, 0.00, 56.47) CIE-L*ab (39.58, 4.09, -11.87)
hsv hsv(233.33, 11.39, 39.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (39.58, 12.55, 289.01)
hsb hsb(233.33, 20.45, 44.00) CIE-L*uv (39.58, -2.06, -16.58)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black coral (#595b6f)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #595b6f and the second color is called the "compliment" #706d59.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black coral (#595b6f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #595b6f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #706d59.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Black coral (#595b6f)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Black coral (#595b6f)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Black coral (#595b6f)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #595b6f

Lighter shades are produced by blending #595b6f with white

Darker shades of #595b6f

Darker shades are produced by blending #595b6f with black

Tones of #595b6f

Tones are produced by blending #595b6f with gray

Gradients including #595b6f

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #595b6f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#595b6f → #706d59
#595b6f → #8a8c9a
#595b6f → #ffffff
#595b6f → #625970
#595b6f → #353642
#595b6f → #596770

How #595b6f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #595b6f on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #595b6f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #595b6f

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#595b6fmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #595b6f

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#595b6f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #595b6f

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #595b6f
Java new Color(89, 91, 111);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 89, 91, 111);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:89 green:91 blue:111 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(89f, 91f, 111f);
Swift UIColor(red:89, green:91, blue:111, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6f5b59
Python Color('#595b6f')

Base Conversions of hex color #595b6f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #595b6f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5856111 while the individual RGB conversions are: 89, 91, 111.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01011001 01011011 01101111
Hex 59 5b 6f
Octal 131 133 157
Decimal 89 91 111

Icons incorporating the color #595b6f

If you're considering using #595b6f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #595b6f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #595b6f colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #595b6f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #595b6f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #595b6f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #595b6f background.
This text is hex color #595b6f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #595b6f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #595b6f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #595b6f and white (#ffffff) background.