#556b75 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556b75 is composed of 33.3% red, 42% green and 45.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.4% cyan, 8.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 54.1% black. It has a hue angle of 198.8 degrees, a saturation of 15.8% and a lightness of 39.6%. #556b75 color hex could be obtained by blending #aad6ea with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 42
    • B 46
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 54
    CMYK color chart

#556b75 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556b75 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556b75 has RGB values of R:85, G:107, B:117 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.54. Its decimal value is 5598069.

Hex triplet 556b75 #556b75
RGB Decimal 85, 107, 117 rgb(85,107,117)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42, 45.9 rgb(33.3%,42%,45.9%)
CMYK 27, 9, 0, 54
HSL 198.8°, 15.8, 39.6 hsl(198.8,15.8%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.8°, 27.4, 45.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 43.844, -5.633, -8.259
XYZ 12.214, 13.731, 18.835
xyY 0.273, 0.307, 13.731
CIE-LCH 43.844, 9.997, 235.704
CIE-LUV 43.844, -11.384, -10.514
Hunter-Lab 37.055, -6.008, -4.199
Binary 01010101, 01101011, 01110101

Color Schemes with #556b75

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Alternatives to #556b75

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#556b75 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556b75

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556b75;}
.background {background-color:#556b75;}
.border {border:1px solid #556b75;}

Shades and Tints of #556b75

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, #020303 is the darkest color, while #f7f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556b75

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656565 is the less saturated color, while #0788c3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556b75 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #636769 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6e79 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #726c7e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5d727b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #646d78 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #676c7a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a7078 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population