#557ed3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557ed3 is composed of 33.3% red, 49.4% green and 82.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 59.7% cyan, 40.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 17.3% black. It has a hue angle of 220.5 degrees, a saturation of 58.9% and a lightness of 58%. #557ed3 color hex could be obtained by blending #aafcff with #0000a7. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 33
    • G 49
    • B 83
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    • C 60
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 17
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#557ed3 color description : Moderate blue.

#557ed3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557ed3 has RGB values of R:85, G:126, B:211 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 5603027.

Hex triplet 557ed3 #557ed3
RGB Decimal 85, 126, 211 rgb(85,126,211)
RGB Percent 33.3, 49.4, 82.7 rgb(33.3%,49.4%,82.7%)
CMYK 60, 40, 0, 17
HSL 220.5°, 58.9, 58 hsl(220.5,58.9%,58%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.5°, 59.7, 82.7
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 53.551, 11.617, -48.118
XYZ 22.962, 21.555, 64.575
xyY 0.21, 0.198, 21.555
CIE-LCH 53.551, 49.501, 283.574
CIE-LUV 53.551, -19.319, -75.949
Hunter-Lab 46.427, 7.037, -49.967
Binary 01010101, 01111110, 11010011

Color Schemes with #557ed3

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Alternatives to #557ed3

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#557ed3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557ed3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#557ed3;}
.background {background-color:#557ed3;}
.border {border:1px solid #557ed3;}

Shades and Tints of #557ed3

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f1f4fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557ed3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9299 is the less saturated color, while #2c70fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557ed3 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.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #737c8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6283d4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4e87d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3b919c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d81d4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5183d3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #448ab0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population