Faux-Black coral (#59616a) color information

The hexidecimal color, #59616a, may be mistaken for "Black coral" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "dark gray". When people spot this color, Black coral (#59616a), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Shades of "dark gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture. Buffer is a brand that uses this color.

Breakdown of #59616a

#59616a is made up of (89, 97, 106) in RGB colorspace and (16.04, 8.49, 0.00, 58.43) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5857642 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666666. White should be used ontop of #59616a to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #59616a. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #59616a luma #95.53
Websafe hex #666666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(89, 97, 106) Adobe RGB (90.00, 99.00, 108.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(35%, 38%, 42%) Closest named color Black coral
rgba rgba(89.0, 97.0, 106.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (34.64, -2.12, -5.21)
cmyk cmyk(16.04, 8.49, 0.00, 58.43) CIE-L*ab (41.22, -2.96, -6.89)
hsv hsv(214.29, 9.09, 38.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (41.22, 7.50, 246.75)
hsb hsb(214.29, 16.67, 42.00) CIE-L*uv (41.22, -7.36, -8.82)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black coral (#59616a)

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" #59616a and the second color is called the "compliment" #6b6359.

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 (#59616a)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #59616a is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #6b6359.

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 (#59616a)

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 (#59616a)

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 (#59616a)

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 #59616a

Lighter shades are produced by blending #59616a with white

Darker shades of #59616a

Darker shades are produced by blending #59616a with black

Tones of #59616a

Tones are produced by blending #59616a with gray

Gradients including #59616a

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 #59616a as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#59616a → #6b6359
#59616a → #8a9096
#59616a → #ffffff
#59616a → #5a596b
#59616a → #353a3f
#59616a → #59696b

How #59616a looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #59616a 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 #59616a could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #59616a

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

#59616amight 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 #59616a

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#59616a. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #59616a

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 #59616a
Java new Color(89, 97, 106);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 89, 97, 106);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:89 green:97 blue:106 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(89f, 97f, 106f);
Swift UIColor(red:89, green:97, blue:106, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6a6159
Python Color('#59616a')

Base Conversions of hex color #59616a

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #59616a. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5857642 while the individual RGB conversions are: 89, 97, 106.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01011001 01100001 01101010
Hex 59 61 6a
Octal 131 141 152
Decimal 89 97 106

Icons incorporating the color #59616a

If you're considering using #59616a in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #59616a on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #59616a 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 #59616a on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #59616a on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #59616a background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #59616a background.
This text is hex color #59616a on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #59616a on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #59616a and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #59616a and white (#ffffff) background.