#557ae9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557ae9 is composed of 33.3% red, 47.8% green and 91.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.5% cyan, 47.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 225 degrees, a saturation of 77.1% and a lightness of 62.4%. #557ae9 color hex could be obtained by blending #aaf4ff with #0000d3. Closest websafe color is: #6666ff.

    • R 33
    • G 48
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 48
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#557ae9 color description : Soft blue.

#557ae9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557ae9 has RGB values of R:85, G:122, B:233 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.48, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 5602025.

Hex triplet 557ae9 #557ae9
RGB Decimal 85, 122, 233 rgb(85,122,233)
RGB Percent 33.3, 47.8, 91.4 rgb(33.3%,47.8%,91.4%)
CMYK 64, 48, 0, 9
HSL 225°, 77.1, 62.4 hsl(225,77.1%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 225°, 63.5, 91.4
Web Safe 6666ff #6666ff
CIE-LAB 53.742, 21.494, -60.183
XYZ 25.411, 21.732, 79.942
xyY 0.2, 0.171, 21.732
CIE-LCH 53.742, 63.906, 289.654
CIE-LUV 53.742, -18.108, -96.072
Hunter-Lab 46.618, 15.717, -69.041
Binary 01010101, 01111010, 11101001

Color Schemes with #557ae9

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Alternatives to #557ae9

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#557ae9 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#557ae9;}
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Shades and Tints of #557ae9

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, #000104 is the darkest color, while #f1f4fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557ae9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9f9f9f is the less saturated color, while #4673f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557ae9 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.

  • #7c7c7c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #747c92 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a83ec Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0089e4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #19939e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e80eb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e83e6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2f8ab9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population