#555b72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #555b72 is composed of 33.3% red, 35.7% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.4% cyan, 20.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.3% black. It has a hue angle of 227.6 degrees, a saturation of 14.6% and a lightness of 39%. #555b72 color hex could be obtained by blending #aab6e4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 36
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#555b72 color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#555b72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #555b72 has RGB values of R:85, G:91, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 5593970.

Hex triplet 555b72 #555b72
RGB Decimal 85, 91, 114 rgb(85,91,114)
RGB Percent 33.3, 35.7, 44.7 rgb(33.3%,35.7%,44.7%)
CMYK 25, 20, 0, 55
HSL 227.6°, 14.6, 39 hsl(227.6,14.6%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.6°, 25.4, 44.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.947, 3.255, -13.829
XYZ 10.524, 10.628, 17.416
xyY 0.273, 0.276, 10.628
CIE-LCH 38.947, 14.207, 283.246
CIE-LUV 38.947, -4.244, -19.159
Hunter-Lab 32.601, 0.571, -8.852
Binary 01010101, 01011011, 01110010

Color Schemes with #555b72

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Alternatives to #555b72

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#555b72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #555b72

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CSS codes
.text {color:#555b72;}
.background {background-color:#555b72;}
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Shades and Tints of #555b72

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f5f6f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #555b72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5f6a is the less saturated color, while #012ac6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #555b72 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5b5c60 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e6379 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #616279 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5a656d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b6076 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d5f76 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58616e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population