#55a3af Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55a3af is composed of 33.3% red, 63.9% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 51.4% cyan, 6.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 188 degrees, a saturation of 36% and a lightness of 51%. #55a3af color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #00475f. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 64
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 51
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#55a3af color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#55a3af Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55a3af has RGB values of R:85, G:163, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.51, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 5612463.

Hex triplet 55a3af #55a3af
RGB Decimal 85, 163, 175 rgb(85,163,175)
RGB Percent 33.3, 63.9, 68.6 rgb(33.3%,63.9%,68.6%)
CMYK 51, 7, 0, 31
HSL 188°, 36, 51 hsl(188,36%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 188°, 51.4, 68.6
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 62.692, -20.639, -13.614
XYZ 24.579, 31.219, 45.286
xyY 0.243, 0.309, 31.219
CIE-LCH 62.692, 24.724, 213.41
CIE-LUV 62.692, -33.793, -17.476
Hunter-Lab 55.874, -19.257, -8.942
Binary 01010101, 10100011, 10101111

Color Schemes with #55a3af

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#55a3af Preview

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Shades and Tints of #55a3af

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, #020303 is the darkest color, while #f5fafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55a3af

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8789 is the less saturated color, while #08dbfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55a3af 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #829194 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a9bac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d99b8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ea7b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #819ead Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #839db4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5aa5b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population