#595959 Hex Color Code


The Hexadecimal Color #595959 is a contrast shade of Dim Gray. #595959 RGB value is rgb(89, 89, 89). RGB Color Model of #595959 consists of 34% red, 34% green and 34% blue. HSL color Mode of #595959 has 0°(degrees) Hue, 0% Saturation and 35% Lightness. #595959 color has an wavelength of 620nm approximately. The nearest Web Safe Color of #595959 is #666666. The Closest Small Hexadecimal Code of #595959 is #555. The Closest Color to #595959 is #696969. Official Name of #595959 Hex Code is Chicago. CMYK (Cyan Magenta Yellow Black) of #595959 is 0 Cyan 0 Magenta 0 Yellow 65 Black and #595959 CMY is 0, 0, 0. HSLA (Hue Saturation Lightness Alpha) of #595959 is hsl(0,0,35, 1.0) and HSV is hsv(0, 0, 35). A Three-Dimensional XYZ value of #595959 is 9.5, 9.99, 10.88.
Hex8 Value of #595959 is #595959FF. Decimal Value of #595959 is 5855577 and Octal Value of #595959 is 26254531. Binary Value of #595959 is 1011001, 1011001, 1011001 and Android of #595959 is 4284045657 / 0xff595959. The Horseshoe Shaped Chromaticity Diagram xyY of #595959 is 0.313, 0.329, 0.329 and YIQ Color Space of #595959 is 89.0, 0.0, 0.0. The Color Space LMS (Long Medium Short) of #595959 is 9.49, 10.34, 10.86. CieLAB (L*a*b*) of #595959 is 37.82, 0.04, -0.01. CieLUV : LCHuv (L*, u*, v*) of #595959 is 37.82, 0.04, -0.02. The cylindrical version of CieLUV is known as CieLCH : LCHab of #595959 is 37.82, 0.04, 345.96. Hunter Lab variable of #595959 is 31.61, -1.66, 1.72.

#595959 - Chicago Color Image
#595959 - Chicago Color Image

Graphic Percentage Representation of #595959

RGB Percentages of #595959


RGB stands for Red, Green, and Blue, which are the three primary colors used to create a vast array of colors by varying their intensities. By adjusting the brightness of these three primary colors, virtually any color visible to the human eye can be produced.

RYB Percentages of #595959


The RYB color model is based on Red, Yellow, and Blue Colors. When two primary colors are mixed, they form a secondary color or when mixed all, they result in tertiary color.

CMYK Percentages of #595959


CMYK stands for Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Key (Black). Starting with a white canvas, various amounts of cyan, magenta, yellow, and black ink are combined to absorb or subtract specific wavelengths of light, resulting in the desired color.

Various Color Shades of #595959

To get 25% Saturated #595959 Color, you need to convert the hex color #595959 to the HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) color space, increase the saturation value by 25%, and then convert it back to the hex color. To desaturate a color by 25%, we need to reduce its saturation level while keeping the same hue and lightness. Saturation represents the intensity or vividness of a color. A 100% saturation means the color is fully vivid, while a 0% saturation results in a shade of gray. To make a color 25% darker or 25% lighter, you need to reduce the intensity of each of its RGB (Red, Green, Blue) components by 25% or increase it to 25%. Inverting a #595959 hex color involves converting each of its RGB (Red, Green, Blue) components to their complementary values. The complementary color is found by subtracting each component's value from the maximum value of 255.

Analogous and Monochromatic Colors of #595959

Analogous colors are groups of hues that are located next to each other on the color wheel. These colors share a similar undertone and create a sense of harmony when used together. Analogous color schemes are mainly used in design or art to create a sense of cohesion and flow in a color scheme composition.

Monochromatic colors refer to a color scheme that uses variations of a single color. These variations are achieved by adjusting the shade, tint, or tone of the base color. Monochromatic approach is commonly used in interior design or fashion to create a sense of understated elegance and give a sense of simplicity and consistency.

Triad, Tetrad and SplitComplement of #595959

Triad, Tetrad, and Split Complement are hex color schemes used in art to create harmonious combinations of colors.

The Triad color scheme involves three colors that are evenly spaced around the color wheel, forming an equilateral triangle. The primary triad includes red, blue, and yellow, while other triadic combinations can be formed with different hues. Triad color schemes offer a balanced contrast and are versatile for creating vibrant and dynamic visuals.

The Tetrad color scheme incorporates four colors that are arranged in two complementary pairs. These pairs create a rectangle or square shape on the color wheel. The primary Tetrad includes two sets of complementary colors, such as red and green, and blue and orange. This scheme provides a wide range of color options and allows for both strong contrast and harmonious blends.

The Split Complement color scheme involves a base color paired with the two colors adjacent to its complementary color on the color wheel. For example, if the base color is blue, the Split Complement scheme would include blue, yellow-orange, and red-orange. This combination maintains contrast while offering a more subtle and balanced alternative to a complementary color scheme.

Tints and Shades of #595959

A Color Tint is created by mixing white (#FFFFFF) to any pure color whereas A Color Shade is calculated by adding black (#000000) to any pure hue. See the Color Tints of #595959 to it's lightest color and Color Shades of #595959 to it's the darkest color.

#595959 Hex Code Space Conversions

RGB rgb(89, 89, 89)
RGB Percent 34%, 34%, 34%
RYB 89, 89, 89
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 65
CMY 0, 0, 0
HSL hsl(0, 0%, 35%)
HSLA hsl(0, 0%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV hsv(0, 0, 35)
XYZ 9.5, 9.99, 10.88
Hex8 Value #595959FF
Decimal Value 5855577
Octal Value 26254531
Binary Value 1011001,1011001,1011001
Android 4284045657 / 0xff595959
HSLuv : HUSL hsl(0, 0%, 35%)
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 9.99
YIQ 89.0, 0.0, 0.0
LMS 9.49, 10.34, 10.86
CieLAB 37.82, 0.04, -0.01
CieLUV : LCHuv 37.82, 0.04, -0.02
CieLCH : LCHab 37.82, 0.04, 345.96
Hunter Lab 31.61, -1.66, 1.72
YUV 89.0, 0.0, -0.0
YDbDr 89.0, 0.0, 0.0
YCbCr 92.44, 128.0, 128.0
YCoCg 89.0, 89.0, 0.0
YPbPr 89.0, -0.0, -0.0
Munsell Color System 9681.87 12.44/210.93

#595959 HTML/CSS Hex Color Code Examples

#595959 as Background:

If you want to be successful, find someone who has achieved the results you want and copy what they do and you'll achieve the same results.

Tony Robbins
<p style="background: #595959">…</p>

#595959 as Text Color:

Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes.

John Dewey
<p style="color: #595959">…</p>

#595959 as Text Shadow:

I never say "nagging". I think that "nagging" is a term that men created to get women to pipe down some. But it's a trap that we've created. We created several terms for women to back you down. Nagging means to stop asking me questions, then we get away with more. I think it's a term men created.

Steve Harvey
<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #595959">…</p>

#595959 as Linear Gradient:

It is not the possession of truth, but the success which attends the seeking after it, that enriches the seeker and brings happiness to him.

Max Planck
<div style="background: linear-gradient(white, #595959)">…</div>


What is the RGB value of #595959?

RGB Value for #595959 is rgb(89, 89, 89).

What is the RGB percentage of #595959?

RGB percentage for #595959 is 34% Red 34% Green 34% Blue.

What is the CMYK (Cyan Magenta Yellow Black) color model of #595959?

CMYK Color Model of #595959 is 0 Cyan 0 Magenta 0 Yellow 65 Black.

What is the HSL value of #595959?

HSL Value of #595959 is 0°(degrees) Hue 0 Saturation 35 Lightness.

What is the HSV value of #595959?

HSV Value of #595959 is 0 Hue 0 Saturation 35 Value.

What is the XYZ Color Model of #595959?

XYZ Color Model of #595959 is 9.5, 9.99, 10.88.