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#555CDF Hex Code

Color Name: Majorelle Blue

What is hex #555CDF Color?

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The color name of hex code #555CDF is Majorelle Blue. The RGB values are (85, 92, 223) which means it is composed of 21% red, 23% green and 56% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:62 M:59 Y:0 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, #555CDF has a hue of 237°, 62% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #555CDF Color Codes

Color NameMajorelle Blue
RGB Values(85, 92, 223)
CMYK Values(62%, 59%, 0%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(237°, 62%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#6666CC
Inverse Color#AAA320 [Citron]
Closest Pantone®2726 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#DFD855 [Maximum Green Yellow]
#555CDF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#858585
Weighted Average (Most Common)#686868
Weighted Average (Luma)#646464
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A2A2A2

Hex #555CDF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 555CDF. Complementary color is DFD855

Complementary Palette

The complement of #555CDF is #DFD855 which is called Maximum Green Yellow. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #555CDF color is offered by #DFD855. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (555CDF, 9355DF and 55A1DF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #555CDF are #9355DF and #55A1DF, called Lavender Indigo and Carolina Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #555CDF with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

555CDF 9355DF 55A1DF
Split Complementary color palette with (555CDF, DF9355 and A1DF55)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #555CDF are #DF9355 (Persian Orange) and #A1DF55 (Inchworm). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (555CDF, DF555C and 5CDF55)

Triadic Palette

#555CDF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DF555C (Jelly Bean) and #5CDF55 (Screamin' Green) along with #555CDF, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (555CDF, DF555C, DFD855 and 55DFD8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #555CDF has #DF555C (Jelly Bean), #DFD855 (Maximum Green Yellow) and #55DFD8 (Turquoise). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

555CDF DF555C DFD855 55DFD8
Square color palette with (555CDF, DF55A1, DFD855 and 55DF93)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #555CDF contains #DF55A1 (Raspberry Pink), #DFD855 (Maximum Green Yellow) and #55DF93 (Very Light Malachite Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

555CDF DF55A1 DFD855 55DF93
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Hex #555CDF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #555CDF rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

555CDF C455DF DF5583 DF9D55 ABDF55 55DF76 55D2DF

Tints, Tones & Shades of 555CDF Color


  • Transparent 777DE5777DE5
  • Transparent 888DE9888DE9
  • Transparent 999DEC999DEC
  • Transparent AAAEEFAAAEEF
  • Transparent BBBEF2BBBEF2
  • Transparent CCCEF5CCCEF5
  • Transparent DDDEF9DDDEF9
  • Transparent EEEFFCEEEFFC


  • Transparent 5E63CC5E63CC
  • Transparent 6267C36267C3
  • Transparent 666AB9666AB9
  • Transparent 6B6EB06B6EB0
  • Transparent 6F72A66F72A6
  • Transparent 73759D73759D
  • Transparent 777993777993
  • Transparent 7C7C8A7C7C8A


  • Transparent 444AB2444AB2
  • Transparent 3C409C3C409C
  • Transparent 333786333786
  • Transparent 2B2E702B2E70
  • Transparent 222559222559
  • Transparent 1A1C431A1C43
  • Transparent 11122D11122D
  • Transparent 090916090916

#555CDF Color Patterns

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