#557cbb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557cbb is composed of 33.3% red, 48.6% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.5% cyan, 33.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 217.1 degrees, a saturation of 42.9% and a lightness of 53.3%. #557cbb color hex could be obtained by blending #aaf8ff with #000077. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 33
    • G 49
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 27
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#557cbb color description : Moderate blue.

#557cbb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557cbb has RGB values of R:85, G:124, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 5602491.

Hex triplet 557cbb #557cbb
RGB Decimal 85, 124, 187 rgb(85,124,187)
RGB Percent 33.3, 48.6, 73.3 rgb(33.3%,48.6%,73.3%)
CMYK 55, 34, 0, 27
HSL 217.1°, 42.9, 53.3 hsl(217.1,42.9%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.1°, 54.5, 73.3
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 51.762, 4.929, -37.273
XYZ 19.922, 19.933, 49.809
xyY 0.222, 0.222, 19.933
CIE-LCH 51.762, 37.597, 277.534
CIE-LUV 51.762, -18.637, -57.39
Hunter-Lab 44.647, 1.515, -34.892
Binary 01010101, 01111100, 10111011

Color Schemes with #557cbb

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Alternatives to #557cbb

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#557cbb Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#557cbb;}
.background {background-color:#557cbb;}
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Shades and Tints of #557cbb

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, #05080c is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557cbb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #83878d is the less saturated color, while #156dfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557cbb 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.

  • #787878 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #717985 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b80bc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6281be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4a8b95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #637ebc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d7fbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4e85a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population