#557bea Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557bea is composed of 33.3% red, 48.2% green and 91.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.7% cyan, 47.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.2% black. It has a hue angle of 224.7 degrees, a saturation of 78% and a lightness of 62.5%. #557bea color hex could be obtained by blending #aaf6ff with #0000d5. Closest websafe color is: #6666ff.

    • R 33
    • G 48
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 47
    • Y 0
    • K 8
    CMYK color chart

#557bea color description : Soft blue.

#557bea Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557bea has RGB values of R:85, G:123, B:234 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.47, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 5602282.

Hex triplet 557bea #557bea
RGB Decimal 85, 123, 234 rgb(85,123,234)
RGB Percent 33.3, 48.2, 91.8 rgb(33.3%,48.2%,91.8%)
CMYK 64, 47, 0, 8
HSL 224.7°, 78, 62.5 hsl(224.7,78%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.7°, 63.7, 91.8
Web Safe 6666ff #6666ff
CIE-LAB 54.065, 21.221, -60.221
XYZ 25.677, 22.036, 80.738
xyY 0.2, 0.172, 22.036
CIE-LCH 54.065, 63.851, 289.412
CIE-LUV 54.065, -18.421, -96.24
Hunter-Lab 46.943, 15.489, -69.114
Binary 01010101, 01111011, 11101010

Color Schemes with #557bea

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Alternatives to #557bea

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#557bea Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557bea

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

Shades and Tints of #557bea

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, #010205 is the darkest color, while #f2f5fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557bea

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9e9fa1 is the less saturated color, while #4674f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557bea 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
  • #4b84ed Protanopia 1% of men
  • #008ae6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #17949f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e80ec Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e84e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2e8bba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population