#556d55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d55 is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22% cyan, 0% magenta, 22% yellow and 57.3% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 12.4% and a lightness of 38%. #556d55 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadaaa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 0
    • Y 22
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#556d55 color description : Very dark grayish lime green.

#556d55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d55 has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0, Y:0.22, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5598549.

Hex triplet 556d55 #556d55
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 85 rgb(85,109,85)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 33.3 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,33.3%)
CMYK 22, 0, 22, 57
HSL 120°, 12.4, 38 hsl(120,12.4%,38%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 22, 42.7
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 43.543, -14.069, 10.561
XYZ 10.854, 13.524, 10.632
xyY 0.31, 0.386, 13.524
CIE-LCH 43.543, 17.591, 143.105
CIE-LUV 43.543, -11.928, 15.413
Hunter-Lab 36.775, -11.672, 8.601
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 01010101

Color Schemes with #556d55

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Alternatives to #556d55

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#556d55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d55;}
.background {background-color:#556d55;}
.border {border:1px solid #556d55;}

Shades and Tints of #556d55

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, #080a08 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c665c is the less saturated color, while #03bf03 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d55 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #606560 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #756e5b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7e6a60 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #637078 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #696d58 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f6b5c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e6f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population