#559a8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #559a8f is composed of 33.3% red, 60.4% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 44.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.1% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 170.4 degrees, a saturation of 28.9% and a lightness of 46.9%. #559a8f color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #00351f. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 60
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 45
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#559a8f color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#559a8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #559a8f has RGB values of R:85, G:154, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.45, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 5610127.

Hex triplet 559a8f #559a8f
RGB Decimal 85, 154, 143 rgb(85,154,143)
RGB Percent 33.3, 60.4, 56.1 rgb(33.3%,60.4%,56.1%)
CMYK 45, 0, 7, 40
HSL 170.4°, 28.9, 46.9 hsl(170.4,28.9%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 170.4°, 44.8, 60.4
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 58.997, -24.592, -1.03
XYZ 20.258, 27.024, 30.134
xyY 0.262, 0.349, 27.024
CIE-LCH 58.997, 24.614, 182.398
CIE-LUV 58.997, -31.297, 2.298
Hunter-Lab 51.985, -21.413, 2.021
Binary 01010101, 10011010, 10001111

Color Schemes with #559a8f

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Alternatives to #559a8f

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#559a8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #559a8f

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Shades and Tints of #559a8f

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, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f5f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #559a8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717e7c is the less saturated color, while #02edc7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #559a8f 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
  • #7b8886 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #97938e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e8f9a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #649ca7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f958e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #839396 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e9b9e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population