#556b7d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556b7d is composed of 33.3% red, 42% green and 49% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 32% cyan, 14.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 51% black. It has a hue angle of 207 degrees, a saturation of 19% and a lightness of 41.2%. #556b7d color hex could be obtained by blending #aad6fa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 42
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 32
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 51
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#556b7d color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556b7d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556b7d has RGB values of R:85, G:107, B:125 and CMYK values of C:0.32, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 5598077.

Hex triplet 556b7d #556b7d
RGB Decimal 85, 107, 125 rgb(85,107,125)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42, 49 rgb(33.3%,42%,49%)
CMYK 32, 14, 0, 51
HSL 207°, 19, 41.2 hsl(207,19%,41.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 207°, 32, 49
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.128, -3.522, -12.649
XYZ 12.705, 13.927, 21.42
xyY 0.264, 0.29, 13.927
CIE-LCH 44.128, 13.13, 254.442
CIE-LUV 44.128, -11.512, -17.137
Hunter-Lab 37.319, -4.539, -7.907
Binary 01010101, 01101011, 01111101

Color Schemes with #556b7d

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Alternatives to #556b7d

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#556b7d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556b7d

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.text {color:#556b7d;}
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Shades and Tints of #556b7d

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, #060708 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556b7d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65696d is the less saturated color, while #0473ce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556b7d 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
  • #63676b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6f81 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f6d85 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #636d7f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #656c82 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59707c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population