#55879f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55879f is composed of 33.3% red, 52.9% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.5% cyan, 15.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 199.5 degrees, a saturation of 30.3% and a lightness of 47.8%. #55879f color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #000f3f. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 53
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#55879f color description : Dark moderate blue.

#55879f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55879f has RGB values of R:85, G:135, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 5605279.

Hex triplet 55879f #55879f
RGB Decimal 85, 135, 159 rgb(85,135,159)
RGB Percent 33.3, 52.9, 62.4 rgb(33.3%,52.9%,62.4%)
CMYK 47, 15, 0, 38
HSL 199.5°, 30.3, 47.8 hsl(199.5,30.3%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.5°, 46.5, 62.4
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 53.773, -10.111, -18.018
XYZ 18.667, 21.761, 36.016
xyY 0.244, 0.285, 21.761
CIE-LCH 53.773, 20.661, 240.7
CIE-LUV 53.773, -23.111, -25.249
Hunter-Lab 46.649, -10.209, -13.121
Binary 01010101, 10000111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #55879f

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Alternatives to #55879f

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#55879f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55879f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55879f;}
.background {background-color:#55879f;}
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Shades and Tints of #55879f

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, #030506 is the darkest color, while #f8fafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55879f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717d83 is the less saturated color, while #01a5f3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55879f 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
  • #737d82 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #81859f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8184a7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #598f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #71869f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7185a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #588c9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population