#557e9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557e9f is composed of 33.3% red, 49.4% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.5% cyan, 20.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 206.8 degrees, a saturation of 30.3% and a lightness of 47.8%. #557e9f color hex could be obtained by blending #aafcff with #00003f. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 49
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#557e9f color description : Dark moderate blue.

#557e9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557e9f has RGB values of R:85, G:126, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 5602975.

Hex triplet 557e9f #557e9f
RGB Decimal 85, 126, 159 rgb(85,126,159)
RGB Percent 33.3, 49.4, 62.4 rgb(33.3%,49.4%,62.4%)
CMYK 47, 21, 0, 38
HSL 206.8°, 30.3, 47.8 hsl(206.8,30.3%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.8°, 46.5, 62.4
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 51.1, -4.974, -22.111
XYZ 17.464, 19.355, 35.615
xyY 0.241, 0.267, 19.355
CIE-LCH 51.1, 22.664, 257.321
CIE-LUV 51.1, -19.509, -32.03
Hunter-Lab 43.995, -6.135, -17.2
Binary 01010101, 01111110, 10011111

Color Schemes with #557e9f

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Alternatives to #557e9f

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#557e9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557e9f

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.background {background-color:#557e9f;}
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Shades and Tints of #557e9f

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, #030406 is the darkest color, while #f8fafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557e9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717b83 is the less saturated color, while #0187f3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557e9f 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.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6f787e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #777fa0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #767ea6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #578891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b7e9f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a7ea3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #568496 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population