#055b98 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #055b98 is composed of 2% red, 35.7% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 96.7% cyan, 40.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.4% black. It has a hue angle of 204.9 degrees, a saturation of 93.6% and a lightness of 30.8%. #055b98 color hex could be obtained by blending #0ab6ff with #000031. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 2
    • G 36
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#055b98 color description : Dark blue.

#055b98 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #055b98 has RGB values of R:5, G:91, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 351128.

Hex triplet 055b98 #055b98
RGB Decimal 5, 91, 152 rgb(5,91,152)
RGB Percent 2, 35.7, 59.6 rgb(2%,35.7%,59.6%)
CMYK 97, 40, 0, 40
HSL 204.9°, 93.6, 30.8 hsl(204.9,93.6%,30.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.9°, 96.7, 59.6
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 37.446, 1.426, -39.556
XYZ 9.47, 9.781, 31.093
xyY 0.188, 0.194, 9.781
CIE-LCH 37.446, 39.581, 272.065
CIE-LUV 37.446, -22.389, -56.21
Hunter-Lab 31.274, -0.679, -37.055
Binary 00000101, 01011011, 10011000

Color Schemes with #055b98

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Alternatives to #055b98

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#055b98 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #055b98

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CSS codes
.text {color:#055b98;}
.background {background-color:#055b98;}
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Shades and Tints of #055b98

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ecf7fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #055b98

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d4f50 is the less saturated color, while #055b98 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #055b98 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3b4c58 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #465e99 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2b619e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006a70 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e5d98 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1d5f9b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01647f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population