#557a9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557a9e is composed of 33.3% red, 47.8% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.2% cyan, 22.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 209.6 degrees, a saturation of 30% and a lightness of 47.6%. #557a9e color hex could be obtained by blending #aaf4ff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 48
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#557a9e color description : Dark moderate blue.

#557a9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557a9e has RGB values of R:85, G:122, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 5601950.

Hex triplet 557a9e #557a9e
RGB Decimal 85, 122, 158 rgb(85,122,158)
RGB Percent 33.3, 47.8, 62 rgb(33.3%,47.8%,62%)
CMYK 46, 23, 0, 38
HSL 209.6°, 30, 47.6 hsl(209.6,30%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.6°, 46.2, 62
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 49.88, -2.938, -23.408
XYZ 16.876, 18.318, 34.992
xyY 0.24, 0.261, 18.318
CIE-LCH 49.88, 23.592, 262.845
CIE-LUV 49.88, -17.926, -34.154
Hunter-Lab 42.8, -4.517, -18.515
Binary 01010101, 01111010, 10011110

Color Schemes with #557a9e

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Alternatives to #557a9e

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#557a9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557a9e

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Shades and Tints of #557a9e

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, #030405 is the darkest color, while #f7f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557a9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717a82 is the less saturated color, while #017bf2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557a9e 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d747c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737ca0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #727ca4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #56848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #687b9f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #677ba2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #558094 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population