#558e8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #558e8b is composed of 33.3% red, 55.7% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.1% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 176.8 degrees, a saturation of 25.1% and a lightness of 44.5%. #558e8b color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #001d17. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 56
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 40
    • M 0
    • Y 2
    • K 44
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#558e8b color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#558e8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #558e8b has RGB values of R:85, G:142, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.4, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 5607051.

Hex triplet 558e8b #558e8b
RGB Decimal 85, 142, 139 rgb(85,142,139)
RGB Percent 33.3, 55.7, 54.5 rgb(33.3%,55.7%,54.5%)
CMYK 40, 0, 2, 44
HSL 176.8°, 25.1, 44.5 hsl(176.8,25.1%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 176.8°, 40.1, 55.7
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 55.217, -19.421, -4.303
XYZ 18.078, 23.14, 27.939
xyY 0.261, 0.335, 23.14
CIE-LCH 55.217, 19.892, 192.492
CIE-LUV 55.217, -26.406, -3.229
Hunter-Lab 48.104, -17.1, -0.762
Binary 01010101, 10001110, 10001011

Color Schemes with #558e8b

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Alternatives to #558e8b

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#558e8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #558e8b

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Shades and Tints of #558e8b

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, #040707 is the darkest color, while #fafcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #558e8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f7474 is the less saturated color, while #06ddd1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #558e8b 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.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #758080 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c898b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #928695 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #788b8b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7b8991 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5d9096 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population