#0055bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0055bb is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 54.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 212.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #0055bb color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #000077. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0055bb color description : Strong blue.

#0055bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0055bb has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:187 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 21947.

Hex triplet 0055bb #0055bb
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 187 rgb(0,85,187)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 73.3 rgb(0%,33.3%,73.3%)
CMYK 100, 55, 0, 27
HSL 212.7°, 100, 36.7 hsl(212.7,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.7°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 37.992, 19.604, -59.455
XYZ 12.216, 10.084, 48.313
xyY 0.173, 0.143, 10.084
CIE-LCH 37.992, 62.604, 288.249
CIE-LUV 37.992, -19.46, -85.976
Hunter-Lab 31.755, 13.098, -67.978
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 10111011

Color Schemes with #0055bb

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Alternatives to #0055bb

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#0055bb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0055bb

This text has a font color of #0055bb.

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#0055bb background color

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#0055bb border color

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

Shades and Tints of #0055bb

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, #00050a is the darkest color, while #f6faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0055bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565d65 is the less saturated color, while #0055bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0055bb 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
  • #394a5e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005eba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0064a2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006b71 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #005eab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00638c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population