#55a5d9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55a5d9 is composed of 33.3% red, 64.7% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.8% cyan, 24% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 203.6 degrees, a saturation of 63.5% and a lightness of 59.2%. #55a5d9 color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #004bb3. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 33
    • G 65
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#55a5d9 color description : Soft blue.

#55a5d9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55a5d9 has RGB values of R:85, G:165, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 5613017.

Hex triplet 55a5d9 #55a5d9
RGB Decimal 85, 165, 217 rgb(85,165,217)
RGB Percent 33.3, 64.7, 85.1 rgb(33.3%,64.7%,85.1%)
CMYK 61, 24, 0, 15
HSL 203.6°, 63.5, 59.2 hsl(203.6,63.5%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.6°, 60.8, 85.1
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 64.843, -9.08, -33.729
XYZ 29.723, 33.849, 70.609
xyY 0.222, 0.252, 33.849
CIE-LCH 64.843, 34.93, 254.934
CIE-LUV 64.843, -33.017, -52.061
Hunter-Lab 58.18, -10.624, -31.23
Binary 01010101, 10100101, 11011001

Color Schemes with #55a5d9

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Alternatives to #55a5d9

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#55a5d9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55a5d9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55a5d9;}
.background {background-color:#55a5d9;}
.border {border:1px solid #55a5d9;}

Shades and Tints of #55a5d9

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, #010406 is the darkest color, while #f5fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55a5d9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #959799 is the less saturated color, while #35acf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55a5d9 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8797a1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92a0d4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8ba0de Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4bafbc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7ca2d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #77a2dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4eabc6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population