#55242b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55242b is composed of 33.3% red, 14.1% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 57.6% magenta, 49.4% yellow and 66.7% black. It has a hue angle of 351.4 degrees, a saturation of 40.5% and a lightness of 23.7%. #55242b color hex could be obtained by blending #aa4856 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #663333.

    • R 33
    • G 14
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 58
    • Y 49
    • K 67
    CMYK color chart

#55242b color description : Very dark desaturated red.

#55242b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55242b has RGB values of R:85, G:36, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.58, Y:0.49, K:0.67. Its decimal value is 5579819.

Hex triplet 55242b #55242b
RGB Decimal 85, 36, 43 rgb(85,36,43)
RGB Percent 33.3, 14.1, 16.9 rgb(33.3%,14.1%,16.9%)
CMYK 0, 58, 49, 67
HSL 351.4°, 40.5, 23.7 hsl(351.4,40.5%,23.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 351.4°, 57.6, 33.3
Web Safe 663333 #663333
CIE-LAB 21.461, 23.517, 6.396
XYZ 4.813, 3.368, 2.682
xyY 0.443, 0.31, 3.368
CIE-LCH 21.461, 24.372, 15.214
CIE-LUV 21.461, 29.559, 2.769
Hunter-Lab 18.352, 14.702, 4.182
Binary 01010101, 00100100, 00101011

Color Schemes with #55242b

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Alternatives to #55242b

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#55242b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55242b;}
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Shades and Tints of #55242b

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, #020101 is the darkest color, while #faf4f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55242b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3e3b3c is the less saturated color, while #760314 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55242b 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.

  • #333333 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3a3031 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f3d3c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #473b33 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5d2f32 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #473436 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4c3330 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a2b30 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population