#55979c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55979c is composed of 33.3% red, 59.2% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.5% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 184.2 degrees, a saturation of 29.5% and a lightness of 47.3%. #55979c color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #002f39. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#55979c color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#55979c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55979c has RGB values of R:85, G:151, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 5609372.

Hex triplet 55979c #55979c
RGB Decimal 85, 151, 156 rgb(85,151,156)
RGB Percent 33.3, 59.2, 61.2 rgb(33.3%,59.2%,61.2%)
CMYK 46, 3, 0, 39
HSL 184.2°, 29.5, 47.3 hsl(184.2,29.5%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.2°, 45.5, 61.2
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 58.474, -19.644, -9.2
XYZ 20.812, 26.464, 35.462
xyY 0.252, 0.32, 26.464
CIE-LCH 58.474, 21.691, 205.095
CIE-LUV 58.474, -29.658, -10.597
Hunter-Lab 51.443, -17.81, -4.862
Binary 01010101, 10010111, 10011100

Color Schemes with #55979c

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Alternatives to #55979c

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#55979c Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55979c;}
.background {background-color:#55979c;}
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Shades and Tints of #55979c

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, #020404 is the darkest color, while #f6fafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55979c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717f80 is the less saturated color, while #02dfef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55979c 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.

  • #848484 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b8889 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92919b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #968fa5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f9ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c939b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7e92a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b99a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population