#55a5af Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55a5af is composed of 33.3% red, 64.7% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 51.4% cyan, 5.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 186.7 degrees, a saturation of 36% and a lightness of 51%. #55a5af color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #004b5f. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 65
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 51
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#55a5af color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#55a5af Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55a5af has RGB values of R:85, G:165, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.51, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 5612975.

Hex triplet 55a5af #55a5af
RGB Decimal 85, 165, 175 rgb(85,165,175)
RGB Percent 33.3, 64.7, 68.6 rgb(33.3%,64.7%,68.6%)
CMYK 51, 6, 0, 31
HSL 186.7°, 36, 51 hsl(186.7,36%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.7°, 51.4, 68.6
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 63.289, -21.673, -12.715
XYZ 24.937, 31.935, 45.405
xyY 0.244, 0.312, 31.935
CIE-LCH 63.289, 25.128, 210.4
CIE-LUV 63.289, -34.577, -15.941
Hunter-Lab 56.511, -20.126, -8.08
Binary 01010101, 10100101, 10101111

Color Schemes with #55a5af

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#55a5af Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55a5af

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Shades and Tints of #55a5af

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 #55a5af

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8789 is the less saturated color, while #08e1fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55a5af 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #839395 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9dac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9f9bb8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ea9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #82a0ad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #849eb5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ba7b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population