#559c9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #559c9f is composed of 33.3% red, 61.2% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.5% cyan, 1.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 182.4 degrees, a saturation of 30.3% and a lightness of 47.8%. #559c9f color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #00393f. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 61
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#559c9f color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#559c9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #559c9f has RGB values of R:85, G:156, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 5610655.

Hex triplet 559c9f #559c9f
RGB Decimal 85, 156, 159 rgb(85,156,159)
RGB Percent 33.3, 61.2, 62.4 rgb(33.3%,61.2%,62.4%)
CMYK 47, 2, 0, 38
HSL 182.4°, 30.3, 47.8 hsl(182.4,30.3%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.4°, 46.5, 62.4
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 60.078, -21.435, -8.51
XYZ 21.891, 28.21, 37.09
xyY 0.251, 0.324, 28.21
CIE-LCH 60.078, 23.062, 201.654
CIE-LUV 60.078, -31.583, -9.338
Hunter-Lab 53.113, -19.378, -4.225
Binary 01010101, 10011100, 10011111

Color Schemes with #559c9f

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Alternatives to #559c9f

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#559c9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #559c9f

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.text {color:#559c9f;}
.background {background-color:#559c9f;}
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Shades and Tints of #559c9f

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, #030606 is the darkest color, while #f8fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #559c9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718283 is the less saturated color, while #01eaf3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #559c9f 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
  • #7d8b8c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #96959d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9b92a9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #609fab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e979e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8196a5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5c9ea7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population