#55555b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55555b is composed of 33.3% red, 33.3% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.6% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 64.3% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 3.4% and a lightness of 34.5%. #55555b color hex could be obtained by blending #aaaab6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 33
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 64
    CMYK color chart

#55555b color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#55555b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55555b has RGB values of R:85, G:85, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.64. Its decimal value is 5592411.

Hex triplet 55555b #55555b
RGB Decimal 85, 85, 91 rgb(85,85,91)
RGB Percent 33.3, 33.3, 35.7 rgb(33.3%,33.3%,35.7%)
CMYK 7, 7, 0, 64
HSL 240°, 3.4, 34.5 hsl(240,3.4%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 6.6, 35.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 36.335, 1.319, -3.48
XYZ 8.883, 9.184, 11.202
xyY 0.303, 0.314, 9.184
CIE-LCH 36.335, 3.722, 290.762
CIE-LUV 36.335, -0.335, -4.616
Hunter-Lab 30.304, -0.711, -0.703
Binary 01010101, 01010101, 01011011

Color Schemes with #55555b

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Alternatives to #55555b

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#55555b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55555b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55555b;}
.background {background-color:#55555b;}
.border {border:1px solid #55555b;}

Shades and Tints of #55555b

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, #09090a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55555b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #55555b is the less saturated color, while #0404ac is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55555b 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
  • #565657 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e5d63 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #645b64 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e5d64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a5a60 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e5960 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a5a60 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population