#556d6f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d6f is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 43.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.4% cyan, 1.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.5% black. It has a hue angle of 184.6 degrees, a saturation of 13.3% and a lightness of 38.4%. #556d6f color hex could be obtained by blending #aadade with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 56
    CMYK color chart

#556d6f color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#556d6f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d6f has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:111 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 5598575.

Hex triplet 556d6f #556d6f
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 111 rgb(85,109,111)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 43.5 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,43.5%)
CMYK 23, 2, 0, 56
HSL 184.6°, 13.3, 38.4 hsl(184.6,13.3%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.6°, 23.4, 43.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.256, -8.31, -4.03
XYZ 12.084, 14.016, 17.107
xyY 0.28, 0.324, 14.016
CIE-LCH 44.256, 9.235, 205.873
CIE-LUV 44.256, -12.201, -4.233
Hunter-Lab 37.438, -7.903, -0.885
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 01101111

Color Schemes with #556d6f

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Alternatives to #556d6f

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#556d6f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d6f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d6f;}
.background {background-color:#556d6f;}
.border {border:1px solid #556d6f;}

Shades and Tints of #556d6f

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, #080b0b is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d6f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d6767 is the less saturated color, while #02b3c2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d6f 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
  • #716f73 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #766d78 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5f737c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #666e72 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a6d75 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5b7177 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population