#557b82 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557b82 is composed of 33.3% red, 48.2% green and 51% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.6% cyan, 5.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 49% black. It has a hue angle of 189.3 degrees, a saturation of 20.9% and a lightness of 42.2%. #557b82 color hex could be obtained by blending #aaf6ff with #000005. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 48
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 49
    CMYK color chart

#557b82 color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#557b82 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557b82 has RGB values of R:85, G:123, B:130 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.49. Its decimal value is 5602178.

Hex triplet 557b82 #557b82
RGB Decimal 85, 123, 130 rgb(85,123,130)
RGB Percent 33.3, 48.2, 51 rgb(33.3%,48.2%,51%)
CMYK 35, 5, 0, 49
HSL 189.3°, 20.9, 42.2 hsl(189.3,20.9%,42.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.3°, 34.6, 51
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 49.14, -11.434, -8.086
XYZ 14.858, 17.708, 23.753
xyY 0.264, 0.314, 17.708
CIE-LCH 49.14, 14.004, 215.268
CIE-LUV 49.14, -18.449, -9.732
Hunter-Lab 42.081, -10.619, -4.01
Binary 01010101, 01111011, 10000010

Color Schemes with #557b82

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Alternatives to #557b82

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#557b82 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557b82

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CSS codes
.text {color:#557b82;}
.background {background-color:#557b82;}
.border {border:1px solid #557b82;}

Shades and Tints of #557b82

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, #070b0b is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557b82

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #667071 is the less saturated color, while #02b4d5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557b82 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
  • #6b7274 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b7b84 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f798b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e818a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d7b83 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #707988 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b7f87 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population