#55596e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55596e is composed of 33.3% red, 34.9% green and 43.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.7% cyan, 19.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 230.4 degrees, a saturation of 12.8% and a lightness of 38.2%. #55596e color hex could be obtained by blending #aab2dc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 35
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#55596e color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#55596e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55596e has RGB values of R:85, G:89, B:110 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5593454.

Hex triplet 55596e #55596e
RGB Decimal 85, 89, 110 rgb(85,89,110)
RGB Percent 33.3, 34.9, 43.1 rgb(33.3%,34.9%,43.1%)
CMYK 23, 19, 0, 57
HSL 230.4°, 12.8, 38.2 hsl(230.4,12.8%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.4°, 22.7, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.202, 3.452, -12.496
XYZ 10.133, 10.202, 16.186
xyY 0.277, 0.279, 10.202
CIE-LCH 38.202, 12.964, 285.443
CIE-LUV 38.202, -3.18, -17.216
Hunter-Lab 31.94, 0.732, -7.688
Binary 01010101, 01011001, 01101110

Color Schemes with #55596e

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Alternatives to #55596e

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#55596e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55596e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55596e;}
.background {background-color:#55596e;}
.border {border:1px solid #55596e;}

Shades and Tints of #55596e

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, #08080a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55596e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5e67 is the less saturated color, while #0221c1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55596e 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #595a5e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d6175 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #616075 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b636a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a5e72 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5c5d73 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #595f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population