#0055b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0055b0 is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 51.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 211 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.5%. #0055b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #000061. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 52
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#0055b0 color description : Dark blue.

#0055b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0055b0 has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:176 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.52, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 21936.

Hex triplet 0055b0 #0055b0
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 176 rgb(0,85,176)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 69 rgb(0%,33.3%,69%)
CMYK 100, 52, 0, 31
HSL 211°, 100, 34.5 hsl(211,100%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 211°, 100, 69
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 37.171, 15.089, -54.313
XYZ 11.083, 9.631, 42.347
xyY 0.176, 0.153, 9.631
CIE-LCH 37.171, 56.371, 285.526
CIE-LUV 37.171, -19.79, -78.094
Hunter-Lab 31.033, 9.442, -59.182
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 10110000

Color Schemes with #0055b0

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Alternatives to #0055b0

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#0055b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0055b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0055b0;}
.background {background-color:#0055b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #0055b0;}

Shades and Tints of #0055b0

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, #000913 is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0055b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #51585f is the less saturated color, while #0055b0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0055b0 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.

  • #464646 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #38495b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #1d5db3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0062a0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00696f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #125ab2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #005da6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #006286 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population