#55b5bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55b5bf is composed of 33.3% red, 71% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 55.5% cyan, 5.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 185.7 degrees, a saturation of 45.3% and a lightness of 54.1%. #55b5bf color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #006b7f. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 33
    • G 71
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#55b5bf color description : Moderate cyan.

#55b5bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55b5bf has RGB values of R:85, G:181, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 5617087.

Hex triplet 55b5bf #55b5bf
RGB Decimal 85, 181, 191 rgb(85,181,191)
RGB Percent 33.3, 71, 74.9 rgb(33.3%,71%,74.9%)
CMYK 55, 5, 0, 25
HSL 185.7°, 45.3, 54.1 hsl(185.7,45.3%,54.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.7°, 55.5, 74.9
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 68.561, -25.303, -13.679
XYZ 29.672, 38.738, 55.201
xyY 0.24, 0.313, 38.738
CIE-LCH 68.561, 28.764, 208.396
CIE-LUV 68.561, -40.075, -17.161
Hunter-Lab 62.24, -23.825, -9.016
Binary 01010101, 10110101, 10111111

Color Schemes with #55b5bf

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#55b5bf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55b5bf

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Shades and Tints of #55b5bf

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f2f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55b5bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #829092 is the less saturated color, while #16e8fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55b5bf 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8b9fa1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaaaba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aca8c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fb8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8baebb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8cacc5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bb7c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population