#0055e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0055e6 is composed of 0% red, 33.3% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 63% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 217.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.1%. #0055e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00aaff with #0000cd. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 63
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#0055e6 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0055e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0055e6 has RGB values of R:0, G:85, B:230 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.63, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 21990.

Hex triplet 0055e6 #0055e6
RGB Decimal 0, 85, 230 rgb(0,85,230)
RGB Percent 0, 33.3, 90.2 rgb(0%,33.3%,90.2%)
CMYK 100, 63, 0, 10
HSL 217.8°, 100, 45.1 hsl(217.8,100%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.8°, 100, 90.2
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 41.546, 36.56, -78.421
XYZ 17.528, 12.209, 76.291
xyY 0.165, 0.115, 12.209
CIE-LCH 41.546, 86.524, 294.995
CIE-LUV 41.546, -18.691, -114.785
Hunter-Lab 34.941, 28.4, -104.997
Binary 00000000, 01010101, 11100110

Color Schemes with #0055e6

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Alternatives to #0055e6

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#0055e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0055e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0055e6;}
.background {background-color:#0055e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #0055e6;}

Shades and Tints of #0055e6

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, #00050e is the darkest color, while #fafcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0055e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a717c is the less saturated color, while #0055e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0055e6 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.

  • #4c4c4c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3d4e6b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0067c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006cae Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00747a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0060d3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0064c2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0069a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population