#559ede Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #559ede is composed of 33.3% red, 62% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.7% cyan, 28.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 208 degrees, a saturation of 67.5% and a lightness of 60.2%. #559ede color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #003dbd. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 33
    • G 62
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#559ede color description : Soft blue.

#559ede Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #559ede has RGB values of R:85, G:158, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 5611230.

Hex triplet 559ede #559ede
RGB Decimal 85, 158, 222 rgb(85,158,222)
RGB Percent 33.3, 62, 87.1 rgb(33.3%,62%,87.1%)
CMYK 62, 29, 0, 13
HSL 208°, 67.5, 60.2 hsl(208,67.5%,60.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 208°, 61.7, 87.1
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 63.058, -3.564, -39.278
XYZ 29.155, 31.657, 73.677
xyY 0.217, 0.235, 31.657
CIE-LCH 63.058, 39.439, 264.816
CIE-LUV 63.058, -30.327, -61.79
Hunter-Lab 56.265, -5.969, -38.254
Binary 01010101, 10011110, 11011110

Color Schemes with #559ede

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Alternatives to #559ede

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#559ede Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #559ede

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CSS codes
.text {color:#559ede;}
.background {background-color:#559ede;}
.border {border:1px solid #559ede;}

Shades and Tints of #559ede

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, #02070b is the darkest color, while #f9fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #559ede

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939aa0 is the less saturated color, while #36a0fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #559ede 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #83929f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #889bda Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d9de2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #44abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #759cdb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6e9de0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4aa6c5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population