#55b8e9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55b8e9 is composed of 33.3% red, 72.2% green and 91.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.5% cyan, 21% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 199.9 degrees, a saturation of 77.1% and a lightness of 62.4%. #55b8e9 color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #0071d3. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 33
    • G 72
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#55b8e9 color description : Soft blue.

#55b8e9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55b8e9 has RGB values of R:85, G:184, B:233 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 5617897.

Hex triplet 55b8e9 #55b8e9
RGB Decimal 85, 184, 233 rgb(85,184,233)
RGB Percent 33.3, 72.2, 91.4 rgb(33.3%,72.2%,91.4%)
CMYK 64, 21, 0, 9
HSL 199.9°, 77.1, 62.4 hsl(199.9,77.1%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.9°, 63.5, 91.4
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 70.935, -14.331, -33.057
XYZ 35.591, 42.093, 83.335
xyY 0.221, 0.261, 42.093
CIE-LCH 70.935, 36.03, 246.563
CIE-LUV 70.935, -39.273, -50.909
Hunter-Lab 64.879, -15.617, -30.741
Binary 01010101, 10111000, 11101001

Color Schemes with #55b8e9

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Alternatives to #55b8e9

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#55b8e9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55b8e9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55b8e9;}
.background {background-color:#55b8e9;}
.border {border:1px solid #55b8e9;}

Shades and Tints of #55b8e9

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 #f1f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55b8e9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9f9f9f is the less saturated color, while #46bdf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55b8e9 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #91a5af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3afe2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9cafee Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4bc0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86b2e4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #82b2ec Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4fbdd8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population