#553b6a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #553b6a is composed of 33.3% red, 23.1% green and 41.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.8% cyan, 44.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 58.4% black. It has a hue angle of 273.2 degrees, a saturation of 28.5% and a lightness of 32.4%. #553b6a color hex could be obtained by blending #aa76d4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #663366.

    • R 33
    • G 23
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#553b6a color description : Very dark desaturated violet.

#553b6a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #553b6a has RGB values of R:85, G:59, B:106 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5585770.

Hex triplet 553b6a #553b6a
RGB Decimal 85, 59, 106 rgb(85,59,106)
RGB Percent 33.3, 23.1, 41.6 rgb(33.3%,23.1%,41.6%)
CMYK 20, 44, 0, 58
HSL 273.2°, 28.5, 32.4 hsl(273.2,28.5%,32.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 273.2°, 44.3, 41.6
Web Safe 663366 #663366
CIE-LAB 29.663, 21.486, -23.157
XYZ 7.911, 6.1, 14.396
xyY 0.279, 0.215, 6.1
CIE-LCH 29.663, 31.59, 312.857
CIE-LUV 29.663, 9.287, -32.137
Hunter-Lab 24.698, 13.956, -17.269
Binary 01010101, 00111011, 01101010

Color Schemes with #553b6a

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Alternatives to #553b6a

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#553b6a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #553b6a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#553b6a;}
.background {background-color:#553b6a;}
.border {border:1px solid #553b6a;}

Shades and Tints of #553b6a

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, #040305 is the darkest color, while #f9f8fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #553b6a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #534e57 is the less saturated color, while #5b02a3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #553b6a 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b454f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e4e78 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #424e6e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #574c51 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #464773 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #49476c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56465a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population