#55b5ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55b5ff is composed of 33.3% red, 71% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 29% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 206.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 66.7%. #55b5ff color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #006bff. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 33
    • G 71
    • B 100
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    • C 67
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#55b5ff color description : Light blue.

#55b5ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55b5ff has RGB values of R:85, G:181, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 5617151.

Hex triplet 55b5ff #55b5ff
RGB Decimal 85, 181, 255 rgb(85,181,255)
RGB Percent 33.3, 71, 100 rgb(33.3%,71%,100%)
CMYK 67, 29, 0, 0
HSL 206.1°, 100, 66.7 hsl(206.1,100%,66.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.1°, 66.7, 100
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 71.006, -5.666, -44.866
XYZ 38.316, 42.196, 100.728
xyY 0.211, 0.233, 42.196
CIE-LCH 71.006, 45.223, 262.803
CIE-LUV 71.006, -37.288, -72.193
Hunter-Lab 64.959, -8.389, -46.467
Binary 01010101, 10110101, 11111111

Color Schemes with #55b5ff

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Alternatives to #55b5ff

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#55b5ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55b5ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55b5ff;}
.background {background-color:#55b5ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #55b5ff;}

Shades and Tints of #55b5ff

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, #000407 is the darkest color, while #f2f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55b5ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a3abb1 is the less saturated color, while #55b5ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55b5ff 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
  • #92a5b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #98aff8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8bb1ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #35c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #80b1fa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #77b2ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #40bde1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population