#556b2f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556b2f (also known as Dark olive green) is composed of 33.3% red, 42% green and 18.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 56.1% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 82 degrees, a saturation of 39% and a lightness of 30.2%. #556b2f color hex could be obtained by blending #aad65e with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666633.

    • R 33
    • G 42
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 0
    • Y 56
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#556b2f color description : Very dark desaturated green.

#556b2f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556b2f has RGB values of R:85, G:107, B:47 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0, Y:0.56, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5597999.

Hex triplet 556b2f #556b2f
RGB Decimal 85, 107, 47 rgb(85,107,47)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42, 18.4 rgb(33.3%,42%,18.4%)
CMYK 21, 0, 56, 58
HSL 82°, 39, 30.2 hsl(82,39%,30.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 82°, 56.1, 42
Web Safe 666633 #666633
CIE-LAB 42.234, -18.829, 30.596
XYZ 9.517, 12.652, 4.63
xyY 0.355, 0.472, 12.652
CIE-LCH 42.234, 35.926, 121.608
CIE-LUV 42.234, -10.581, 36.12
Hunter-Lab 35.569, -14.487, 17.181
Binary 01010101, 01101011, 00101111

Color Schemes with #556b2f

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Alternatives to #556b2f

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#556b2f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556b2f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556b2f;}
.background {background-color:#556b2f;}
.border {border:1px solid #556b2f;}

Shades and Tints of #556b2f

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, #090c05 is the darkest color, while #fefefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556b2f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d4d4d is the less saturated color, while #609406 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556b2f 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.

  • #5e5e5e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5c6155 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #766b37 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #82673d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #666c74 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6b34 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #726838 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #606b5a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population