#0055b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0055b8 is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 53.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 212.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.1%. #0055b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 54
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#0055b8 color description : Strong blue.

#0055b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0055b8 has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:184 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.54, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 21944.

Hex triplet 0055b8 #0055b8
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 184 rgb(0,85,184)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 72.2 rgb(0%,33.3%,72.2%)
CMYK 100, 54, 0, 28
HSL 212.3°, 100, 36.1 hsl(212.3,100%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.3°, 100, 72.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 37.764, 18.379, -58.066
XYZ 11.898, 9.957, 46.639
xyY 0.174, 0.145, 9.957
CIE-LCH 37.764, 60.905, 287.564
CIE-LUV 37.764, -19.544, -83.849
Hunter-Lab 31.554, 12.088, -65.547
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 10111000

Color Schemes with #0055b8

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Alternatives to #0055b8

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#0055b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0055b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0055b8;}
.background {background-color:#0055b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #0055b8;}

Shades and Tints of #0055b8

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, #000307 is the darkest color, while #f3f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0055b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555b63 is the less saturated color, while #0055b8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0055b8 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
  • #005eb9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0063a2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006b70 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bb8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #005eaa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00638a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population