#551a8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #551a8b is composed of 33.3% red, 10.2% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.8% cyan, 81.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 271.3 degrees, a saturation of 68.5% and a lightness of 32.4%. #551a8b color hex could be obtained by blending #aa34ff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #663399.

    • R 33
    • G 10
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 39
    • M 81
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#551a8b color description : Dark violet.

#551a8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #551a8b has RGB values of R:85, G:26, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.39, M:0.81, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 5577355.

Hex triplet 551a8b #551a8b
RGB Decimal 85, 26, 139 rgb(85,26,139)
RGB Percent 33.3, 10.2, 54.5 rgb(33.3%,10.2%,54.5%)
CMYK 39, 81, 0, 45
HSL 271.3°, 68.5, 32.4 hsl(271.3,68.5%,32.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 271.3°, 81.3, 54.5
Web Safe 663399 #663399
CIE-LAB 25.364, 47.688, -50.884
XYZ 8.775, 4.534, 24.838
xyY 0.23, 0.119, 4.534
CIE-LCH 25.364, 69.738, 313.143
CIE-LUV 25.364, 11.261, -65.493
Hunter-Lab 21.294, 36.296, -54.252
Binary 01010101, 00011010, 10001011

Color Schemes with #551a8b

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Alternatives to #551a8b

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#551a8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #551a8b

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Shades and Tints of #551a8b

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, #040107 is the darkest color, while #f9f5fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #551a8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #534d58 is the less saturated color, while #5601a4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #551a8b 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3f3349 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004484 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004774 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4b4449 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1e3487 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e377c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4f3461 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population