#55aa9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55aa9c is composed of 33.3% red, 66.7% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 50% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.2% yellow and 33.3% black. It has a hue angle of 170.1 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 50%. #55aa9c color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #005539. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 33
    • G 67
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 50
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#55aa9c color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#55aa9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55aa9c has RGB values of R:85, G:170, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.5, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 5614236.

Hex triplet 55aa9c #55aa9c
RGB Decimal 85, 170, 156 rgb(85,170,156)
RGB Percent 33.3, 66.7, 61.2 rgb(33.3%,66.7%,61.2%)
CMYK 50, 0, 8, 33
HSL 170.1°, 33.3, 50 hsl(170.1,33.3%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 170.1°, 50, 66.7
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 64.225, -29.243, -0.696
XYZ 24.12, 33.079, 36.565
xyY 0.257, 0.353, 33.079
CIE-LCH 64.225, 29.251, 181.364
CIE-LUV 64.225, -37.32, 3.526
Hunter-Lab 57.515, -25.793, 2.567
Binary 01010101, 10101010, 10011100

Color Schemes with #55aa9c

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Alternatives to #55aa9c

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#55aa9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55aa9c

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#55aa9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #55aa9c;}

Shades and Tints of #55aa9c

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, #070d0c is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55aa9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c8382 is the less saturated color, while #07f8d1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55aa9c 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
  • #839492 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a5a099 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ac9ca7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #66abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88a39a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ca1a3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60aaad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population