#55bbff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #55bbff is composed of 33.3% red, 73.3% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 26.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 204 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 66.7%. #55bbff color hex could be obtained by blending #aaffff with #0077ff. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 33
    • G 73
    • B 100
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    • C 67
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#55bbff color description : Light blue.

#55bbff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #55bbff has RGB values of R:85, G:187, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 5618687.

Hex triplet 55bbff #55bbff
RGB Decimal 85, 187, 255 rgb(85,187,255)
RGB Percent 33.3, 73.3, 100 rgb(33.3%,73.3%,100%)
CMYK 67, 27, 0, 0
HSL 204°, 100, 66.7 hsl(204,100%,66.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 204°, 66.7, 100
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 72.687, -8.947, -42.236
XYZ 39.562, 44.689, 101.143
xyY 0.213, 0.241, 44.689
CIE-LCH 72.687, 43.173, 258.039
CIE-LUV 72.687, -39.377, -67.491
Hunter-Lab 66.85, -11.349, -42.91
Binary 01010101, 10111011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #55bbff

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Alternatives to #55bbff

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#55bbff Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #55bbff

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 #f2faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #55bbff

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #55bbff 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94a9b6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0b4f7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #95b5ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3ac6d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84b6fa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7eb7ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #44c2e4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population