#553e61 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #553e61 is composed of 33.3% red, 24.3% green and 38% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 12.4% cyan, 36.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 62% black. It has a hue angle of 279.4 degrees, a saturation of 22% and a lightness of 31.2%. #553e61 color hex could be obtained by blending #aa7cc2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #663366.

    • R 33
    • G 24
    • B 38
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 62
    CMYK color chart

#553e61 color description : Very dark desaturated violet.

#553e61 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #553e61 has RGB values of R:85, G:62, B:97 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.62. Its decimal value is 5586529.

Hex triplet 553e61 #553e61
RGB Decimal 85, 62, 97 rgb(85,62,97)
RGB Percent 33.3, 24.3, 38 rgb(33.3%,24.3%,38%)
CMYK 12, 36, 0, 62
HSL 279.4°, 22, 31.2 hsl(279.4,22%,31.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 279.4°, 36.1, 38
Web Safe 663366 #663366
CIE-LAB 30.009, 17.34, -16.858
XYZ 7.626, 6.24, 12.111
xyY 0.294, 0.24, 6.24
CIE-LCH 30.009, 24.184, 315.806
CIE-LUV 30.009, 9.334, -23.44
Hunter-Lab 24.979, 10.782, -11.261
Binary 01010101, 00111110, 01100001

Color Schemes with #553e61

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Alternatives to #553e61

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#553e61 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #553e61

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#553e61;}
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Shades and Tints of #553e61

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f7f4f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #553e61

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #514a55 is the less saturated color, while #68019e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #553e61 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b474e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #454f6e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4a4f66 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #594c52 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b4869 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4e4864 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #574757 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population