#0055bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0055bc is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 54.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 212.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #0055bc color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #000079. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#0055bc color description : Strong blue.

#0055bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0055bc has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:188 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 21948.

Hex triplet 0055bc #0055bc
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 188 rgb(0,85,188)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 73.7 rgb(0%,33.3%,73.7%)
CMYK 100, 55, 0, 26
HSL 212.9°, 100, 36.9 hsl(212.9,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.9°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 38.069, 20.012, -59.916
XYZ 12.324, 10.127, 48.879
xyY 0.173, 0.142, 10.127
CIE-LCH 38.069, 63.17, 288.469
CIE-LUV 38.069, -19.433, -86.681
Hunter-Lab 31.823, 13.437, -68.793
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 10111100

Color Schemes with #0055bc

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Alternatives to #0055bc

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#0055bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0055bc

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#0055bc background color

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#0055bc border color

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

Shades and Tints of #0055bc

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, #00050b is the darkest color, while #f7fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0055bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575d65 is the less saturated color, while #0055bc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0055bc 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
  • #005fba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0064a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006b71 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bbb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #005eac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00638c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population