#55b6bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55b6bc is composed of 33.3% red, 71.4% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.8% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 183.5 degrees, a saturation of 43.5% and a lightness of 53.5%. #55b6bc color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #006d79. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 33
    • G 71
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#55b6bc color description : Moderate cyan.

#55b6bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55b6bc has RGB values of R:85, G:182, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 5617340.

Hex triplet 55b6bc #55b6bc
RGB Decimal 85, 182, 188 rgb(85,182,188)
RGB Percent 33.3, 71.4, 73.7 rgb(33.3%,71.4%,73.7%)
CMYK 55, 3, 0, 26
HSL 183.5°, 43.5, 53.5 hsl(183.5,43.5%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.5°, 54.8, 73.7
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 68.763, -26.64, -11.724
XYZ 29.549, 39.016, 53.548
xyY 0.242, 0.32, 39.016
CIE-LCH 68.763, 29.105, 203.754
CIE-LUV 68.763, -40.597, -13.856
Hunter-Lab 62.463, -24.868, -7.104
Binary 01010101, 10110110, 10111100

Color Schemes with #55b6bc

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Alternatives to #55b6bc

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#55b6bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55b6bc

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CSS codes
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.border {border:1px solid #55b6bc;}

Shades and Tints of #55b6bc

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, #050c0d is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55b6bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838e8e is the less saturated color, while #15eefc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55b6bc 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
  • #8ca0a1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ababb7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afa8c5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61b8c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cafb8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8eadc2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5cb7c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population