#55ddcc Color Information

#55ddcc 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 #55ddcc, and its official name is Jazzy Jade. In RGB, it consists of 33.3% Red, 86.7% Green, and 80.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 61.5% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 7.7% Yellow, and 13.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 172.5°, with saturation of 66.7% and lightness of 60%. The decimal value for #55ddcc is 5627340, and its nearest "web safe" color is #66cccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #55ddcc is green. 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#55ddcc Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorJazzy Jade Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color85, 221, 204 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color33.3%, 86.7%, 80.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.667, 0.133, 0.200 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.615, 0, 0.077, 0.133 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color172.5°, 66.7%, 60.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color172.5°, 61.5%, 86.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color40.502, 58.004, 66.188 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color85, 158, 221 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code5627340 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color80.741, -40.732, -2.627 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)80.741, 40.817, 183.690 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color80.741, -54.341, 2.453 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color76.160, -38.355, 1.786 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.246, 0.352, 58.004 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4283817420 / 0xff55ddcc Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#66cccc Copy
Last Updated: April 18, 2024

Shades of #55ddcc

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #55ddcc, its pure hue is 172.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 66.7%, and its lightness is 60.0%. 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 #55ddcc, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b1c1a to #4ac1b3.

Tints of #55ddcc

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #55ddcc, its pure hue is 172.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 66.7%, and its lightness is 60.0%. 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 #55ddcc, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #6ae1d2 to #eafbf9.

Tones of #55ddcc

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #55ddcc, its pure hue is 172.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 66.7%, 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 #55ddcc, which range from #999999 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #33ffe6 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #55ddcc

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #55ddcc! For #55ddcc, 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, #55ddcc. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #55ddcc

This color, #55ddcc, consists of 33.3% Red, 86.7% Green, and 80.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 85, Green = 221, Blue = 204. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #55ddcc is 61.5% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 7.7% Yellow, and 13.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R33.3%
C61.5%
G86.7%
M0.0%
B80.0%
Y7.7%
K13.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 85 221 204
Octal 125 335 314
Hexa #55 #dd #cc
Binary 01010101 11011101 11001100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 61 0 7 13
Octal 75 0 7 15
Hexa #3d #00 #07 #0d
Binary 00111101 00000000 00000111 00001101

Analogous Colors of #55ddcc

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #55ddcc — which has hue 172.5° — its analogous colors are located at 142.5° and 202.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #55ddcc.

Triadic Colors of #55ddcc

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 #55ddcc — which has hue 172.5° — its triadic colors are located at 52.5° and 292.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #55ddcc.

Complementary Color of #55ddcc

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #55ddcc — which has hue 172.5° — its complementary color is located at 352.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #55ddcc.

Split Complementary Colors of #55ddcc

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 #55ddcc — which has hue 172.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 22.5° and 322.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #55ddcc.

Tetradic Colors of #55ddcc

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 #55ddcc — which has hue 172.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 82.5°, 172.5°, 262.5°, and 352.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #55ddcc.

Monochromatic Colors of #55ddcc

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #55ddcc, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #33998c — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #a2f7ec (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #55ddcc

We want to make getting started with #55ddcc on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #55ddcc into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #55ddcc 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 #55ddcc with other HTML elements.

#55ddcc Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #55ddcc.
<span style="color: #55ddcc;">The color of this text is #55ddcc.</span>

#55ddcc Background Color

The background color for this text is #55ddcc.
<div style="background-color: #55ddcc; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #55ddcc.</div>

#55ddcc Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #55ddcc.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #55ddcc;">This color for the shadow of this text is #55ddcc.</span>

#55ddcc Border Color

This is a div with border color #55ddcc.
<div style="border: #55ddcc 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #55ddcc.</div>

#55ddcc Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #55ddcc on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #55ddcc; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #55ddcc on a white background.</div></div>

#55ddcc Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #55ddcc on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #55ddcc; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #55ddcc on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #55ddcc to White

This is a gradient from #55ddcc to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#55ddcc,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#55ddcc,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#55ddcc,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#55ddcc,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #55ddcc to white.</div>

Gradient from #55ddcc to Black

This is a gradient from #55ddcc to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#55ddcc,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#55ddcc,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#55ddcc,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#55ddcc,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #55ddcc to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #55ddcc

In addition to using #55ddcc 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 #55ddcc in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #55ddcc, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 85, Green = 221, Blue = 204). If you need details about the color coordinates of #55ddcc 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 #55ddcc
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(85, 221, 204)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #55ddcc; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #55ddcc; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #55ddcc; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(85, 221, 204);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#55ddcc")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:85, green:221, blue:204, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:85 green:221 blue:204 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(85f, 221f, 204f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(85, 221, 204);
 

#55ddcc Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #55ddcc the same way. For those with color blindness, #55ddcc might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #55ddcc looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #55ddcc 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 #55ddcc 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 #55ddcc 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

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #55ddcc 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 1.7:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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