#555e59 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #555e59 is composed of 33.3% red, 36.9% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.3% yellow and 63.1% black. It has a hue angle of 146.7 degrees, a saturation of 5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #555e59 color hex could be obtained by blending #aabcb2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 37
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 63
    CMYK color chart

#555e59 color description : Very dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#555e59 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #555e59 has RGB values of R:85, G:94, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.63. Its decimal value is 5594713.

Hex triplet 555e59 #555e59
RGB Decimal 85, 94, 89 rgb(85,94,89)
RGB Percent 33.3, 36.9, 34.9 rgb(33.3%,36.9%,34.9%)
CMYK 10, 0, 5, 63
HSL 146.7°, 5, 35.1 hsl(146.7,5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 146.7°, 9.6, 36.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 38.998, -4.599, 1.663
XYZ 9.552, 10.658, 11.005
xyY 0.306, 0.341, 10.658
CIE-LCH 38.998, 4.89, 160.116
CIE-LUV 38.998, -4.614, 2.789
Hunter-Lab 32.646, -4.905, 2.867
Binary 01010101, 01011110, 01011001

Color Schemes with #555e59

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Alternatives to #555e59

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#555e59 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #555e59

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CSS codes
.text {color:#555e59;}
.background {background-color:#555e59;}
.border {border:1px solid #555e59;}

Shades and Tints of #555e59

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 #f6f7f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #555e59

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555e59 is the less saturated color, while #02b150 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #555e59 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.

  • #5b5b5b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a5c5b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #666360 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6d6163 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f646b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #60615d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #64605f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b6265 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population