#552a21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #552a21 is composed of 33.3% red, 16.5% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 50.6% magenta, 61.2% yellow and 66.7% black. It has a hue angle of 10.4 degrees, a saturation of 44.1% and a lightness of 23.1%. #552a21 color hex could be obtained by blending #aa5442 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #663333.

    • R 33
    • G 16
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 51
    • Y 61
    • K 67
    CMYK color chart

#552a21 color description : Very dark red.

#552a21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #552a21 has RGB values of R:85, G:42, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.51, Y:0.61, K:0.67. Its decimal value is 5581345.

Hex triplet 552a21 #552a21
RGB Decimal 85, 42, 33 rgb(85,42,33)
RGB Percent 33.3, 16.5, 12.9 rgb(33.3%,16.5%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 51, 61, 67
HSL 10.4°, 44.1, 23.1 hsl(10.4,44.1%,23.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 10.4°, 61.2, 33.3
Web Safe 663333 #663333
CIE-LAB 22.645, 18.868, 14.78
XYZ 4.849, 3.697, 1.897
xyY 0.464, 0.354, 3.697
CIE-LCH 22.645, 23.968, 38.073
CIE-LUV 22.645, 28.269, 10.553
Hunter-Lab 19.229, 11.362, 7.611
Binary 01010101, 00101010, 00100001

Color Schemes with #552a21

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Alternatives to #552a21

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#552a21 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #552a21

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 #faf3f1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #552a21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3e3938 is the less saturated color, while #751501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #552a21 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.

  • #363636 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3c3432 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #454030 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4d3d2a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e3336 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a382b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #503626 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b302e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population