#556b88 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556b88 is composed of 33.3% red, 42% green and 53.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.5% cyan, 21.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 46.7% black. It has a hue angle of 214.1 degrees, a saturation of 23.1% and a lightness of 43.3%. #556b88 color hex could be obtained by blending #aad6ff with #000011. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 42
    • B 53
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 47
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#556b88 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556b88 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556b88 has RGB values of R:85, G:107, B:136 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.47. Its decimal value is 5598088.

Hex triplet 556b88 #556b88
RGB Decimal 85, 107, 136 rgb(85,107,136)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42, 53.3 rgb(33.3%,42%,53.3%)
CMYK 38, 21, 0, 47
HSL 214.1°, 23.1, 43.3 hsl(214.1,23.1%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.1°, 37.5, 53.3
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 44.552, -0.466, -18.601
XYZ 13.447, 14.224, 25.328
xyY 0.254, 0.268, 14.224
CIE-LCH 44.552, 18.607, 268.564
CIE-LUV 44.552, -11.698, -26.383
Hunter-Lab 37.714, -2.357, -13.418
Binary 01010101, 01101011, 10001000

Color Schemes with #556b88

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Alternatives to #556b88

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#556b88 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556b88

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556b88;}
.background {background-color:#556b88;}
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Shades and Tints of #556b88

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 #f6f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556b88

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666d77 is the less saturated color, while #005fdd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556b88 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #64696e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #69708c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6a6f8f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #59757e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #626e8a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #626d8c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #577181 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population