#0055c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0055c9 is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 57.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 214.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #0055c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #000093. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 58
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#0055c9 color description : Strong blue.

#0055c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0055c9 has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:201 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.58, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 21961.

Hex triplet 0055c9 #0055c9
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 201 rgb(0,85,201)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 78.8 rgb(0%,33.3%,78.8%)
CMYK 100, 58, 0, 21
HSL 214.6°, 100, 39.4 hsl(214.6,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.6°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 39.093, 25.256, -65.82
XYZ 13.789, 10.713, 56.596
xyY 0.17, 0.132, 10.713
CIE-LCH 39.093, 70.499, 290.993
CIE-LUV 39.093, -19.124, -95.684
Hunter-Lab 32.73, 17.921, -79.611
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 11001001

Color Schemes with #0055c9

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Alternatives to #0055c9

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#0055c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0055c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0055c9;}
.background {background-color:#0055c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0055c9;}

Shades and Tints of #0055c9

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, #000205 is the darkest color, while #f0f6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0055c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d636c is the less saturated color, while #0055c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0055c9 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3a4b63 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0061be Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0067a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006e74 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #005cc2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0060b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #006593 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population