#555b5e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #555b5e is composed of 33.3% red, 35.7% green and 36.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.6% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 63.1% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #555b5e color hex could be obtained by blending #aab6bc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 36
    • B 37
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 63
    CMYK color chart

#555b5e color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#555b5e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #555b5e has RGB values of R:85, G:91, B:94 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.63. Its decimal value is 5593950.

Hex triplet 555b5e #555b5e
RGB Decimal 85, 91, 94 rgb(85,91,94)
RGB Percent 33.3, 35.7, 36.9 rgb(33.3%,35.7%,36.9%)
CMYK 10, 3, 0, 63
HSL 200°, 5, 35.1 hsl(200,5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 9.6, 36.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.237, -1.679, -2.54
XYZ 9.507, 10.222, 12.061
xyY 0.299, 0.322, 10.222
CIE-LCH 38.237, 3.045, 236.523
CIE-LUV 38.237, -3.355, -3.026
Hunter-Lab 31.971, -2.868, 0.013
Binary 01010101, 01011011, 01011110

Color Schemes with #555b5e

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Alternatives to #555b5e

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#555b5e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #555b5e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#555b5e;}
.background {background-color:#555b5e;}
.border {border:1px solid #555b5e;}

Shades and Tints of #555b5e

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #555b5e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555b5e is the less saturated color, while #0277b1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #555b5e 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
  • #595a5b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #636265 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #695f67 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e626a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e5f62 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #615e64 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b6065 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population