#55696c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55696c is composed of 33.3% red, 41.2% green and 42.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.3% cyan, 2.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 57.6% black. It has a hue angle of 187.8 degrees, a saturation of 11.9% and a lightness of 37.8%. #55696c color hex could be obtained by blending #aad2d8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 41
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#55696c color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#55696c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55696c has RGB values of R:85, G:105, B:108 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5597548.

Hex triplet 55696c #55696c
RGB Decimal 85, 105, 108 rgb(85,105,108)
RGB Percent 33.3, 41.2, 42.4 rgb(33.3%,41.2%,42.4%)
CMYK 21, 3, 0, 58
HSL 187.8°, 11.9, 37.8 hsl(187.8,11.9%,37.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.8°, 21.3, 42.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 42.939, -6.718, -4.167
XYZ 11.504, 13.117, 16.112
xyY 0.282, 0.322, 13.117
CIE-LCH 42.939, 7.906, 211.813
CIE-LUV 42.939, -10.33, -4.613
Hunter-Lab 36.217, -6.681, -1.025
Binary 01010101, 01101001, 01101100

Color Schemes with #55696c

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Alternatives to #55696c

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#55696c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55696c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55696c;}
.background {background-color:#55696c;}
.border {border:1px solid #55696c;}

Shades and Tints of #55696c

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, #070909 is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55696c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c6465 is the less saturated color, while #03a5be is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55696c 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #606465 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6c71 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #736a75 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e7078 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #646b6f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #686972 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b6d73 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population