#551bd3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #551bd3 is composed of 33.3% red, 10.6% green and 82.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 59.7% cyan, 87.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 17.3% black. It has a hue angle of 258.9 degrees, a saturation of 77.3% and a lightness of 46.7%. #551bd3 color hex could be obtained by blending #aa36ff with #0000a7. Closest websafe color is: #6633cc.

    • R 33
    • G 11
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 87
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#551bd3 color description : Strong violet.

#551bd3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #551bd3 has RGB values of R:85, G:27, B:211 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0.87, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 5577683.

Hex triplet 551bd3 #551bd3
RGB Decimal 85, 27, 211 rgb(85,27,211)
RGB Percent 33.3, 10.6, 82.7 rgb(33.3%,10.6%,82.7%)
CMYK 60, 87, 0, 17
HSL 258.9°, 77.3, 46.7 hsl(258.9,77.3%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 258.9°, 87.2, 82.7
Web Safe 6633cc #6633cc
CIE-LAB 32.74, 65.381, -81.931
XYZ 15.894, 7.418, 62.219
xyY 0.186, 0.087, 7.418
CIE-LCH 32.74, 104.82, 308.59
CIE-LUV 32.74, 2.021, -108.788
Hunter-Lab 27.236, 56.505, -116.38
Binary 01010101, 00011011, 11010011

Color Schemes with #551bd3

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Alternatives to #551bd3

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#551bd3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #551bd3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#551bd3;}
.background {background-color:#551bd3;}
.border {border:1px solid #551bd3;}

Shades and Tints of #551bd3

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, #010002 is the darkest color, while #f4f0fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #551bd3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777777 is the less saturated color, while #4e09e5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #551bd3 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.

  • #414141 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #45395e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0053a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00588d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005e65 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1e3fb4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e42a6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1e468d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population