#559c9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #559c9b is composed of 33.3% red, 61.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.6% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 179.2 degrees, a saturation of 29.5% and a lightness of 47.3%. #559c9b color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #003937. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 61
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#559c9b color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#559c9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #559c9b has RGB values of R:85, G:156, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 5610651.

Hex triplet 559c9b #559c9b
RGB Decimal 85, 156, 155 rgb(85,156,155)
RGB Percent 33.3, 61.2, 60.8 rgb(33.3%,61.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 46, 0, 1, 39
HSL 179.2°, 29.5, 47.3 hsl(179.2,29.5%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 179.2°, 45.5, 61.2
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 59.955, -22.507, -6.426
XYZ 21.55, 28.073, 35.292
xyY 0.254, 0.331, 28.073
CIE-LCH 59.955, 23.407, 195.936
CIE-LUV 59.955, -31.718, -6.016
Hunter-Lab 52.984, -20.124, -2.403
Binary 01010101, 10011100, 10011011

Color Schemes with #559c9b

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Alternatives to #559c9b

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#559c9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #559c9b

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.text {color:#559c9b;}
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Shades and Tints of #559c9b

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 #559c9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718080 is the less saturated color, while #02efec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #559c9b 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.

  • #878787 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d8b8b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #979599 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9c92a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #619fab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f979a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8295a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5d9ea5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population