#55aeff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55aeff is composed of 33.3% red, 68.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 31.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 208.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 66.7%. #55aeff color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #005dff. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 33
    • G 68
    • B 100
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    • C 67
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#55aeff color description : Light blue.

#55aeff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55aeff has RGB values of R:85, G:174, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 5615359.

Hex triplet 55aeff #55aeff
RGB Decimal 85, 174, 255 rgb(85,174,255)
RGB Percent 33.3, 68.2, 100 rgb(33.3%,68.2%,100%)
CMYK 67, 32, 0, 0
HSL 208.6°, 100, 66.7 hsl(208.6,100%,66.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.6°, 66.7, 100
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 69.055, -1.77, -47.931
XYZ 36.928, 39.421, 100.265
xyY 0.209, 0.223, 39.421
CIE-LCH 69.055, 47.964, 267.885
CIE-LUV 69.055, -34.871, -77.606
Hunter-Lab 62.786, -4.889, -50.732
Binary 01010101, 10101110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #55aeff

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Alternatives to #55aeff

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#55aeff Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #55aeff

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, #000307 is the darkest color, while #f2f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55aeff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a3aab1 is the less saturated color, while #55aeff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55aeff 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8fa0b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #90aaf9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7facff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2ebdca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7aabfb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #70adff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3cb7dd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population