#55b5fd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55b5fd is composed of 33.3% red, 71% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.4% cyan, 28.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 205.7 degrees, a saturation of 97.7% and a lightness of 66.3%. #55b5fd color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #006bfb. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 33
    • G 71
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#55b5fd color description : Soft blue.

#55b5fd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55b5fd has RGB values of R:85, G:181, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 5617149.

Hex triplet 55b5fd #55b5fd
RGB Decimal 85, 181, 253 rgb(85,181,253)
RGB Percent 33.3, 71, 99.2 rgb(33.3%,71%,99.2%)
CMYK 66, 28, 0, 1
HSL 205.7°, 97.7, 66.3 hsl(205.7,97.7%,66.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.7°, 66.4, 99.2
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 70.918, -6.318, -43.924
XYZ 37.996, 42.068, 99.041
xyY 0.212, 0.235, 42.068
CIE-LCH 70.918, 44.376, 261.815
CIE-LUV 70.918, -37.367, -70.485
Hunter-Lab 64.86, -8.938, -45.134
Binary 01010101, 10110101, 11111101

Color Schemes with #55b5fd

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Alternatives to #55b5fd

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#55b5fd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55b5fd

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Shades and Tints of #55b5fd

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, #000304 is the darkest color, while #f0f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55b5fd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4aaae is the less saturated color, while #55b5fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55b5fd 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #92a5b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #99aff6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8cb1ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #37c1d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #80b1f8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #78b2fe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #42bde0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population