#55aee9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55aee9 is composed of 33.3% red, 68.2% green and 91.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.5% cyan, 25.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 203.9 degrees, a saturation of 77.1% and a lightness of 62.4%. #55aee9 color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #005dd3. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 33
    • G 68
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#55aee9 color description : Soft blue.

#55aee9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55aee9 has RGB values of R:85, G:174, B:233 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 5615337.

Hex triplet 55aee9 #55aee9
RGB Decimal 85, 174, 233 rgb(85,174,233)
RGB Percent 33.3, 68.2, 91.4 rgb(33.3%,68.2%,91.4%)
CMYK 64, 25, 0, 9
HSL 203.9°, 77.1, 62.4 hsl(203.9,77.1%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.9°, 63.5, 91.4
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 68.083, -8.933, -37.484
XYZ 33.587, 38.084, 82.667
xyY 0.218, 0.247, 38.084
CIE-LCH 68.083, 38.534, 256.596
CIE-LUV 68.083, -35.68, -58.805
Hunter-Lab 61.712, -10.849, -36.224
Binary 01010101, 10101110, 11101001

Color Schemes with #55aee9

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Alternatives to #55aee9

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#55aee9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55aee9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55aee9;}
.background {background-color:#55aee9;}
.border {border:1px solid #55aee9;}

Shades and Tints of #55aee9

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, #000204 is the darkest color, while #f1f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55aee9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9f9f9f is the less saturated color, while #46b1f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55aee9 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8c9eaa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #97a8e3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8ea9ed Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #45b9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7faae5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #79abeb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4bb5d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population