#557e79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557e79 is composed of 33.3% red, 49.4% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 32.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 4% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 172.7 degrees, a saturation of 19.4% and a lightness of 41.4%. #557e79 color hex could be obtained by blending #aafcf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 49
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 0
    • Y 4
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#557e79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#557e79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557e79 has RGB values of R:85, G:126, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0, Y:0.04, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 5602937.

Hex triplet 557e79 #557e79
RGB Decimal 85, 126, 121 rgb(85,126,121)
RGB Percent 33.3, 49.4, 47.5 rgb(33.3%,49.4%,47.5%)
CMYK 33, 0, 4, 51
HSL 172.7°, 19.4, 41.4 hsl(172.7,19.4%,41.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.7°, 32.5, 49.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 49.777, -15.394, -1.841
XYZ 14.657, 18.233, 20.835
xyY 0.273, 0.339, 18.233
CIE-LCH 49.777, 15.504, 186.82
CIE-LUV 49.777, -19.827, -0.238
Hunter-Lab 42.7, -13.452, 0.96
Binary 01010101, 01111110, 01111001

Color Schemes with #557e79

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Alternatives to #557e79

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#557e79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557e79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#557e79;}
.background {background-color:#557e79;}
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Shades and Tints of #557e79

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, #060909 is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557e79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656e6d is the less saturated color, while #04cfb6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557e79 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b7473 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f7c7b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #867a83 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61828c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #707d7a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #747b7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5c8185 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population