#556d6e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d6e is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 43.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.7% cyan, 0.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 182.4 degrees, a saturation of 12.8% and a lightness of 38.2%. #556d6e color hex could be obtained by blending #aadadc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#556d6e color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#556d6e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d6e has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:110 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5598574.

Hex triplet 556d6e #556d6e
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 110 rgb(85,109,110)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 43.1 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,43.1%)
CMYK 23, 1, 0, 57
HSL 182.4°, 12.8, 38.2 hsl(182.4,12.8%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.4°, 22.7, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.224, -8.555, -3.474
XYZ 12.029, 13.994, 16.818
xyY 0.281, 0.327, 13.994
CIE-LCH 44.224, 9.233, 202.104
CIE-LUV 44.224, -12.189, -3.432
Hunter-Lab 37.409, -8.068, -0.47
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 01101110

Color Schemes with #556d6e

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Alternatives to #556d6e

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#556d6e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d6e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d6e;}
.background {background-color:#556d6e;}
.border {border:1px solid #556d6e;}

Shades and Tints of #556d6e

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, #080a0a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d6e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d6667 is the less saturated color, while #02b9c1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d6e 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
  • #636768 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #716f72 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #776d77 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f737b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #676e71 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a6d74 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b7176 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population