#556c6c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556c6c is composed of 33.3% red, 42.4% green and 42.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 57.6% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 11.9% and a lightness of 37.8%. #556c6c color hex could be obtained by blending #aad8d8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

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

#556c6c color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#556c6c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556c6c has RGB values of R:85, G:108, B:108 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5598316.

Hex triplet 556c6c #556c6c
RGB Decimal 85, 108, 108 rgb(85,108,108)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.4, 42.4 rgb(33.3%,42.4%,42.4%)
CMYK 21, 0, 0, 58
HSL 180°, 11.9, 37.8 hsl(180,11.9%,37.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 21.3, 42.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 43.856, -8.463, -2.812
XYZ 11.815, 13.739, 16.216
xyY 0.283, 0.329, 13.739
CIE-LCH 43.856, 8.918, 198.384
CIE-LUV 43.856, -11.707, -2.531
Hunter-Lab 37.066, -7.967, 0.007
Binary 01010101, 01101100, 01101100

Color Schemes with #556c6c

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Alternatives to #556c6c

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#556c6c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556c6c

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.text {color:#556c6c;}
.background {background-color:#556c6c;}
.border {border:1px solid #556c6c;}

Shades and Tints of #556c6c

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, #070909 is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556c6c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c6565 is the less saturated color, while #03bebe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556c6c 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #626666 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #706e71 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #766c76 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #666d6f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a6c72 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b7075 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population