#553b55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #553b55 is composed of 33.3% red, 23.1% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 30.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 66.7% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 18.1% and a lightness of 28.2%. #553b55 color hex could be obtained by blending #aa76aa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #663366.

    • R 33
    • G 23
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 67
    CMYK color chart

#553b55 color description : Very dark grayish magenta.

#553b55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #553b55 has RGB values of R:85, G:59, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.67. Its decimal value is 5585749.

Hex triplet 553b55 #553b55
RGB Decimal 85, 59, 85 rgb(85,59,85)
RGB Percent 33.3, 23.1, 33.3 rgb(33.3%,23.1%,33.3%)
CMYK 0, 31, 0, 67
HSL 300°, 18.1, 28.2 hsl(300,18.1%,28.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 30.6, 33.3
Web Safe 663366 #663366
CIE-LAB 28.683, 16.484, -11.137
XYZ 6.95, 5.715, 9.331
xyY 0.316, 0.26, 5.715
CIE-LCH 28.683, 19.894, 325.955
CIE-LUV 28.683, 12.129, -15.689
Hunter-Lab 23.907, 10.054, -6.407
Binary 01010101, 00111011, 01010101

Color Schemes with #553b55

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Alternatives to #553b55

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#553b55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #553b55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#553b55;}
.background {background-color:#553b55;}
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Shades and Tints of #553b55

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, #040304 is the darkest color, while #faf7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #553b55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4a464a is the less saturated color, while #8c048c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #553b55 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.

  • #464646 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #494449 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #474c62 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4d4b5b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b484d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c465d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f4559 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #594350 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population