#00559b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00559b is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 45.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 207.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 30.4%. #00559b color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #000037. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#00559b color description : Dark blue.

#00559b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00559b has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:155 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 21915.

Hex triplet 00559b #00559b
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 155 rgb(0,85,155)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 60.8 rgb(0%,33.3%,60.8%)
CMYK 100, 45, 0, 39
HSL 207.1°, 100, 30.4 hsl(207.1,100%,30.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.1°, 100, 60.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 35.719, 6.344, -44.128
XYZ 9.164, 8.863, 32.236
xyY 0.182, 0.176, 8.863
CIE-LCH 35.719, 44.582, 278.181
CIE-LUV 35.719, -20.596, -62.376
Hunter-Lab 29.77, 2.846, -43.362
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #00559b

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Alternatives to #00559b

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#00559b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#00559b;}
.background {background-color:#00559b;}
.border {border:1px solid #00559b;}

Shades and Tints of #00559b

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, #000a12 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00559b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #484e53 is the less saturated color, while #00559b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00559b 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.

  • #444444 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #364755 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #395a9d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005e9d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00666c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #24589c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #005b9c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005f7d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population