#0055e0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0055e0 is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 62.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 217.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 43.9%. #0055e0 color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #0000c1. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 62
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#0055e0 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0055e0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0055e0 has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:224 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.62, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 21984.

Hex triplet 0055e0 #0055e0
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 224 rgb(0,85,224)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 87.8 rgb(0%,33.3%,87.8%)
CMYK 100, 62, 0, 12
HSL 217.2°, 100, 43.9 hsl(217.2,100%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.2°, 100, 87.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 41.021, 34.269, -75.874
XYZ 16.7, 11.877, 71.929
xyY 0.166, 0.118, 11.877
CIE-LCH 41.021, 83.254, 294.306
CIE-LUV 41.021, -18.754, -110.933
Hunter-Lab 34.464, 26.185, -99.62
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 11100000

Color Schemes with #0055e0

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Alternatives to #0055e0

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#0055e0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0055e0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0055e0;}
.background {background-color:#0055e0;}
.border {border:1px solid #0055e0;}

Shades and Tints of #0055e0

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, #000308 is the darkest color, while #f4f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0055e0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676e79 is the less saturated color, while #0055e0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0055e0 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.

  • #4b4b4b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3c4d69 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0065c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006bac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007379 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #005fcf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0063bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00689e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population