#555b59 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #555b59 is composed of 33.3% red, 35.7% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.2% yellow and 64.3% black. It has a hue angle of 160 degrees, a saturation of 3.4% and a lightness of 34.5%. #555b59 color hex could be obtained by blending #aab6b2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 36
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 0
    • Y 2
    • K 64
    CMYK color chart

#555b59 color description : Very dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#555b59 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #555b59 has RGB values of R:85, G:91, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.64. Its decimal value is 5593945.

Hex triplet 555b59 #555b59
RGB Decimal 85, 91, 89 rgb(85,91,89)
RGB Percent 33.3, 35.7, 34.9 rgb(33.3%,35.7%,34.9%)
CMYK 7, 0, 2, 64
HSL 160°, 3.4, 34.5 hsl(160,3.4%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 160°, 6.6, 35.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.083, -2.796, 0.332
XYZ 9.29, 10.135, 10.917
xyY 0.306, 0.334, 10.135
CIE-LCH 38.083, 2.816, 173.224
CIE-LUV 38.083, -3.144, 0.83
Hunter-Lab 31.835, -3.621, 1.952
Binary 01010101, 01011011, 01011001

Color Schemes with #555b59

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Alternatives to #555b59

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#555b59 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #555b59

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CSS codes
.text {color:#555b59;}
.background {background-color:#555b59;}
.border {border:1px solid #555b59;}

Shades and Tints of #555b59

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, #090a0a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #555b59

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555b59 is the less saturated color, while #04ac74 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #555b59 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #585959 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #646160 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6a5f63 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f6269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e5f5d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #625d5f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b5f63 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population