#55536b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55536b is composed of 33.3% red, 32.5% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.6% cyan, 22.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 245 degrees, a saturation of 12.6% and a lightness of 37.3%. #55536b color hex could be obtained by blending #aaa6d6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 33
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#55536b color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#55536b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55536b has RGB values of R:85, G:83, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5591915.

Hex triplet 55536b #55536b
RGB Decimal 85, 83, 107 rgb(85,83,107)
RGB Percent 33.3, 32.5, 42 rgb(33.3%,32.5%,42%)
CMYK 21, 22, 0, 58
HSL 245°, 12.6, 37.3 hsl(245,12.6%,37.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 245°, 22.4, 42
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 36.327, 6.435, -13.488
XYZ 9.493, 9.179, 15.181
xyY 0.28, 0.271, 9.179
CIE-LCH 36.327, 14.944, 295.507
CIE-LUV 36.327, -0.384, -18.737
Hunter-Lab 30.297, 2.908, -8.5
Binary 01010101, 01010011, 01101011

Color Schemes with #55536b

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Alternatives to #55536b

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#55536b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55536b

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #55536b

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, #060608 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55536b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b5a64 is the less saturated color, while #1203bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55536b 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #56555a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #585d73 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5c5c72 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5a5e65 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #575970 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #59596f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #585a67 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population