#555e61 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #555e61 is composed of 33.3% red, 36.9% green and 38% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 12.4% cyan, 3.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 62% black. It has a hue angle of 195 degrees, a saturation of 6.6% and a lightness of 35.7%. #555e61 color hex could be obtained by blending #aabcc2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 37
    • B 38
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 62
    CMYK color chart

#555e61 color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#555e61 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #555e61 has RGB values of R:85, G:94, B:97 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.62. Its decimal value is 5594721.

Hex triplet 555e61 #555e61
RGB Decimal 85, 94, 97 rgb(85,94,97)
RGB Percent 33.3, 36.9, 38 rgb(33.3%,36.9%,38%)
CMYK 12, 3, 0, 62
HSL 195°, 6.6, 35.7 hsl(195,6.6%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 195°, 12.4, 38
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 39.241, -2.805, -2.913
XYZ 9.906, 10.8, 12.871
xyY 0.295, 0.322, 10.8
CIE-LCH 39.241, 4.044, 226.083
CIE-LUV 39.241, -4.903, -3.38
Hunter-Lab 32.863, -3.702, -0.218
Binary 01010101, 01011110, 01100001

Color Schemes with #555e61

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Alternatives to #555e61

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#555e61 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #555e61

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CSS codes
.text {color:#555e61;}
.background {background-color:#555e61;}
.border {border:1px solid #555e61;}

Shades and Tints of #555e61

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f7f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #555e61

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555e61 is the less saturated color, while #0188b5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #555e61 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
  • #5b5c5d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #656468 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6b626a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e656d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f6265 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #636067 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b6268 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population