#00555a Color Information

#00555a Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #00555a, and its official name is Deep Teal. In RGB, it consists of 0.0% Red, 33.3% Green, and 35.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 100% Cyan, 5.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 64.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 183.3°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 17.6%. The decimal value for #00555a is 21850, and its nearest "web safe" color is #006666. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #00555a is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#00555a Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorDeep Teal Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color0, 85, 90 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color0.0%, 33.3%, 35.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color1.000, 0.667, 0.647 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color1, 0.056, 0, 0.647 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color183.3°, 100.0%, 17.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color183.3°, 100.0%, 35.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color5.094, 7.235, 10.801 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color0, 44, 90 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code21850 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color32.336, -19.833, -9.244 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)32.336, 21.881, 204.990 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color32.336, -24.509, -9.419 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color26.898, -13.268, -4.979 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.220, 0.313, 7.235 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4278211930 / 0xff00555a Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#006666 Copy
Last Updated: June 20, 2024

Shades of #00555a

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #00555a, its pure hue is 183.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 17.6%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #00555a, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #000b0b to #004a4f.

Tints of #00555a

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #00555a, its pure hue is 183.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 17.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #00555a, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #206a6f to #dfeaea.

Tones of #00555a

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #00555a, its pure hue is 183.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #00555a, which range from #2d2d2d (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00555a (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #00555a

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #00555a! For #00555a, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #00555a. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #00555a

This color, #00555a, consists of 0.0% Red, 33.3% Green, and 35.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 0, Green = 85, Blue = 90. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #00555a is 100% Cyan, 5.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 64.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R0.0%
C100.0%
G33.3%
M5.6%
B35.3%
Y0.0%
K64.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 0 85 90
Octal 0 125 132
Hexa #00 #55 #5a
Binary 00000000 01010101 01011010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 100 5 0 64
Octal 144 5 0 100
Hexa #64 #05 #00 #40
Binary 01100100 00000101 00000000 01000000

Analogous Colors of #00555a

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #00555a — which has hue 183.3° — its analogous colors are located at 153.3° and 213.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00555a.

Triadic Colors of #00555a

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #00555a — which has hue 183.3° — its triadic colors are located at 63.3° and 303.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00555a.

Complementary Color of #00555a

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #00555a — which has hue 183.3° — its complementary color is located at 3.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00555a.

Split Complementary Colors of #00555a

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #00555a — which has hue 183.3° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 33.3° and 333.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00555a.

Tetradic Colors of #00555a

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #00555a — which has hue 183.3° — its tetradic colors are located at 93.3°, 183.3°, 273.3°, and 3.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00555a.

Monochromatic Colors of #00555a

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #00555a, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #002b2d — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #008087 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #00555a

We want to make getting started with #00555a on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #00555a into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #00555a can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #00555a with other HTML elements.

#00555a Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #00555a.
<span style="color: #00555a;">The color of this text is #00555a.</span>

#00555a Background Color

The background color for this text is #00555a.
<div style="background-color: #00555a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #00555a.</div>

#00555a Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #00555a.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #00555a;">This color for the shadow of this text is #00555a.</span>

#00555a Border Color

This is a div with border color #00555a.
<div style="border: #00555a 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #00555a.</div>

#00555a Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #00555a on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #00555a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #00555a on a white background.</div></div>

#00555a Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #00555a on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #00555a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #00555a on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #00555a to White

This is a gradient from #00555a to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#00555a,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#00555a,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#00555a,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#00555a,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #00555a to white.</div>

Gradient from #00555a to Black

This is a gradient from #00555a to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#00555a,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#00555a,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#00555a,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#00555a,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #00555a to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #00555a

In addition to using #00555a on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #00555a in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #00555a, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 0, Green = 85, Blue = 90). If you need details about the color coordinates of #00555a in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #00555a
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(0, 85, 90)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #00555a; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #00555a; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #00555a; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(0, 85, 90);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#00555a")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:0, green:85, blue:90, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:85 blue:90 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(0f, 85f, 90f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(0, 85, 90);
 

#00555a Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #00555a the same way. For those with color blindness, #00555a might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #00555a looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #00555a is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #00555a looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #00555a will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #00555a is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 8.6:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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