#553ea8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #553ea8 is composed of 33.3% red, 24.3% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 49.4% cyan, 63.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 253 degrees, a saturation of 46.1% and a lightness of 45.1%. #553ea8 color hex could be obtained by blending #aa7cff with #000051. Closest websafe color is: #663399.

    • R 33
    • G 24
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 49
    • M 63
    • Y 0
    • K 34
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#553ea8 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#553ea8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #553ea8 has RGB values of R:85, G:62, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.49, M:0.63, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 5586600.

Hex triplet 553ea8 #553ea8
RGB Decimal 85, 62, 168 rgb(85,62,168)
RGB Percent 33.3, 24.3, 65.9 rgb(33.3%,24.3%,65.9%)
CMYK 49, 63, 0, 34
HSL 253°, 46.1, 45.1 hsl(253,46.1%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 253°, 63.1, 65.9
Web Safe 663399 #663399
CIE-LAB 34.403, 37.255, -53.868
XYZ 12.536, 8.203, 37.967
xyY 0.214, 0.14, 8.203
CIE-LCH 34.403, 65.496, 304.668
CIE-LUV 34.403, 1.405, -77.106
Hunter-Lab 28.642, 28.001, -58.544
Binary 01010101, 00111110, 10101000

Color Schemes with #553ea8

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Alternatives to #553ea8

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#553ea8 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #553ea8

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, #05040a is the darkest color, while #fcfbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #553ea8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6a7c is the less saturated color, while #3200e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #553ea8 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #524d62 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0057aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005b96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #435e65 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1e4ea9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e509c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49527d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population