#55a179 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55a179 is composed of 33.3% red, 63.1% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 24.8% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 148.4 degrees, a saturation of 30.9% and a lightness of 48.2%. #55a179 color hex could be obtained by blending #aafff2 with #004300. Closest websafe color is: #669966.

    • R 33
    • G 63
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 0
    • Y 25
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#55a179 color description : Dark moderate cyan - lime green.

#55a179 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55a179 has RGB values of R:85, G:161, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0, Y:0.25, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 5611897.

Hex triplet 55a179 #55a179
RGB Decimal 85, 161, 121 rgb(85,161,121)
RGB Percent 33.3, 63.1, 47.5 rgb(33.3%,63.1%,47.5%)
CMYK 47, 0, 25, 37
HSL 148.4°, 30.9, 48.2 hsl(148.4,30.9%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 148.4°, 47.2, 63.1
Web Safe 669966 #669966
CIE-LAB 60.605, -33.09, 13.667
XYZ 19.941, 28.8, 22.596
xyY 0.28, 0.404, 28.8
CIE-LCH 60.605, 35.802, 157.558
CIE-LUV 60.605, -34.956, 23.939
Hunter-Lab 53.666, -27.588, 12.602
Binary 01010101, 10100001, 01111001

Color Schemes with #55a179

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Alternatives to #55a179

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#55a179 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55a179

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55a179;}
.background {background-color:#55a179;}
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Shades and Tints of #55a179

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, #040705 is the darkest color, while #f9fcfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55a179

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #09ed75 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55a179 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.

  • #868686 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c8b83 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a19779 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ac9286 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6b9fab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #859a79 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8c9781 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63a099 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population