#55656b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55656b is composed of 33.3% red, 39.6% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.6% cyan, 5.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 196.4 degrees, a saturation of 11.5% and a lightness of 37.6%. #55656b color hex could be obtained by blending #aacad6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 40
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#55656b color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#55656b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55656b has RGB values of R:85, G:101, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5596523.

Hex triplet 55656b #55656b
RGB Decimal 85, 101, 107 rgb(85,101,107)
RGB Percent 33.3, 39.6, 42 rgb(33.3%,39.6%,42%)
CMYK 21, 6, 0, 58
HSL 196.4°, 11.5, 37.6 hsl(196.4,11.5%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.4°, 20.6, 42
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 41.689, -4.604, -5.414
XYZ 11.053, 12.3, 15.701
xyY 0.283, 0.315, 12.3
CIE-LCH 41.689, 7.107, 229.622
CIE-LUV 41.689, -8.473, -6.577
Hunter-Lab 35.071, -5.118, -1.993
Binary 01010101, 01100101, 01101011

Color Schemes with #55656b

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Alternatives to #55656b

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#55656b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55656b;}
.background {background-color:#55656b;}
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Shades and Tints of #55656b

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, #070809 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55656b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c6264 is the less saturated color, while #048abc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55656b 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f6263 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6970 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f6774 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e6c74 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #62686e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #656671 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a6971 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population