#0055b6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0055b6 is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 53.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 212 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.7%. #0055b6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #00006d. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 53
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#0055b6 color description : Strong blue.

#0055b6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0055b6 has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:182 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.53, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 21942.

Hex triplet 0055b6 #0055b6
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 182 rgb(0,85,182)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 71.4 rgb(0%,33.3%,71.4%)
CMYK 100, 53, 0, 29
HSL 212°, 100, 35.7 hsl(212,100%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 212°, 100, 71.4
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 37.614, 17.559, -57.134
XYZ 11.69, 9.873, 45.543
xyY 0.174, 0.147, 9.873
CIE-LCH 37.614, 59.771, 287.084
CIE-LUV 37.614, -19.603, -82.422
Hunter-Lab 31.422, 11.42, -63.94
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 10110110

Color Schemes with #0055b6

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Alternatives to #0055b6

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#0055b6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0055b6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0055b6;}
.background {background-color:#0055b6;}
.border {border:1px solid #0055b6;}

Shades and Tints of #0055b6

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000305 is the darkest color, while #f1f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0055b6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #545b62 is the less saturated color, while #0055b6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0055b6 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #394a5d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005eb8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0063a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006a70 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #005ab7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #005ea9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #006289 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population