#055a79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #055a79 is composed of 2% red, 35.3% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 95.9% cyan, 25.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 196 degrees, a saturation of 92.1% and a lightness of 24.7%. #055a79 color hex could be obtained by blending #0ab4f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #006666.

    • R 2
    • G 35
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 96
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#055a79 color description : Dark blue.

#055a79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #055a79 has RGB values of R:5, G:90, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.96, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 350841.

Hex triplet 055a79 #055a79
RGB Decimal 5, 90, 121 rgb(5,90,121)
RGB Percent 2, 35.3, 47.5 rgb(2%,35.3%,47.5%)
CMYK 96, 26, 0, 53
HSL 196°, 92.1, 24.7 hsl(196,92.1%,24.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 196°, 95.9, 47.5
Web Safe 006666 #006666
CIE-LAB 35.448, -10.502, -23.826
XYZ 7.169, 8.724, 19.394
xyY 0.203, 0.247, 8.724
CIE-LCH 35.448, 26.038, 246.213
CIE-LUV 35.448, -23.822, -31.415
Hunter-Lab 29.537, -8.365, -18.254
Binary 00000101, 01011010, 01111001

Color Schemes with #055a79

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Alternatives to #055a79

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#055a79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #055a79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#055a79;}
.background {background-color:#055a79;}
.border {border:1px solid #055a79;}

Shades and Tints of #055a79

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, #000608 is the darkest color, while #f4fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #055a79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3a4144 is the less saturated color, while #005c7e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #055a79 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
  • #37484f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #525b7a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4a5b82 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00656c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #365a7a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #315b7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #016170 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population