#055ae5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #055ae5 is composed of 2% red, 35.3% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.8% cyan, 60.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 217.2 degrees, a saturation of 95.7% and a lightness of 45.9%. #055ae5 color hex could be obtained by blending #0ab4ff with #0000cb. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 2
    • G 35
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 61
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#055ae5 color description : Vivid blue.

#055ae5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #055ae5 has RGB values of R:5, G:90, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.61, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 350949.

Hex triplet 055ae5 #055ae5
RGB Decimal 5, 90, 229 rgb(5,90,229)
RGB Percent 2, 35.3, 89.8 rgb(2%,35.3%,89.8%)
CMYK 98, 61, 0, 10
HSL 217.2°, 95.7, 45.9 hsl(217.2,95.7%,45.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.2°, 97.8, 89.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 42.764, 33.087, -75.855
XYZ 17.859, 13, 75.692
xyY 0.168, 0.122, 13
CIE-LCH 42.764, 82.757, 293.566
CIE-LUV 42.764, -19.717, -112.512
Hunter-Lab 36.056, 25.314, -99.229
Binary 00000101, 01011010, 11100101

Color Schemes with #055ae5

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Alternatives to #055ae5

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#055ae5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #055ae5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#055ae5;}
.background {background-color:#055ae5;}
.border {border:1px solid #055ae5;}

Shades and Tints of #055ae5

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, #000712 is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #055ae5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717479 is the less saturated color, while #055ae5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #055ae5 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.

  • #505050 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #41526e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0069ce Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006fb3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0164d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0167c5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #016ca3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population