#55b9c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55b9c6 is composed of 33.3% red, 72.5% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 57.1% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 186.9 degrees, a saturation of 49.8% and a lightness of 55.5%. #55b9c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #00738d. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 33
    • G 73
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 57
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#55b9c6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#55b9c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55b9c6 has RGB values of R:85, G:185, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.57, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 5618118.

Hex triplet 55b9c6 #55b9c6
RGB Decimal 85, 185, 198 rgb(85,185,198)
RGB Percent 33.3, 72.5, 77.6 rgb(33.3%,72.5%,77.6%)
CMYK 57, 7, 0, 22
HSL 186.9°, 49.8, 55.5 hsl(186.9,49.8%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.9°, 57.1, 77.6
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 69.968, -25.325, -15.411
XYZ 31.285, 40.704, 59.631
xyY 0.238, 0.309, 40.704
CIE-LCH 69.968, 29.645, 211.321
CIE-LUV 69.968, -41.264, -19.999
Hunter-Lab 63.8, -24.119, -10.756
Binary 01010101, 10111001, 11000110

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Alternatives to #55b9c6

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#55b9c6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #55b9c6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#55b9c6;}
.background {background-color:#55b9c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #55b9c6;}

Shades and Tints of #55b9c6

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, #020606 is the darkest color, while #f7fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55b9c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #899192 is the less saturated color, while #21e1fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55b9c6 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8fa3a5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acaec0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afabcf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ebcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cb2c2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8eb0cb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bbbc8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population