#557b7c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557b7c is composed of 33.3% red, 48.2% green and 48.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 31.5% cyan, 0.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.4% black. It has a hue angle of 181.5 degrees, a saturation of 18.7% and a lightness of 41%. #557b7c color hex could be obtained by blending #aaf6f8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 48
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 31
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#557b7c color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#557b7c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557b7c has RGB values of R:85, G:123, B:124 and CMYK values of C:0.31, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 5602172.

Hex triplet 557b7c #557b7c
RGB Decimal 85, 123, 124 rgb(85,123,124)
RGB Percent 33.3, 48.2, 48.6 rgb(33.3%,48.2%,48.6%)
CMYK 31, 1, 0, 51
HSL 181.5°, 18.7, 41 hsl(181.5,18.7%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 181.5°, 31.5, 48.6
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.948, -12.989, -4.832
XYZ 14.466, 17.552, 21.693
xyY 0.269, 0.327, 17.552
CIE-LCH 48.948, 13.859, 200.406
CIE-LUV 48.948, -18.484, -4.808
Hunter-Lab 41.895, -11.68, -1.374
Binary 01010101, 01111011, 01111100

Color Schemes with #557b7c

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Alternatives to #557b7c

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#557b7c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557b7c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#557b7c;}
.background {background-color:#557b7c;}
.border {border:1px solid #557b7c;}

Shades and Tints of #557b7c

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, #050808 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557b7c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656c6c is the less saturated color, while #05c7cc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557b7c 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b7272 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c7a7e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #817886 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f808a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7a7d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #717982 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b7e84 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population