#556d7a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d7a is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 47.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 30.3% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.2% black. It has a hue angle of 201.1 degrees, a saturation of 17.9% and a lightness of 40.6%. #556d7a color hex could be obtained by blending #aadaf4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 30
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#556d7a color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556d7a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d7a has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:122 and CMYK values of C:0.3, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 5598586.

Hex triplet 556d7a #556d7a
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 122 rgb(85,109,122)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 47.8 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,47.8%)
CMYK 30, 11, 0, 52
HSL 201.1°, 17.9, 40.6 hsl(201.1,17.9%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.1°, 30.3, 47.8
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.622, -5.504, -10.1
XYZ 12.727, 14.273, 20.496
xyY 0.268, 0.301, 14.273
CIE-LCH 44.622, 11.502, 241.411
CIE-LUV 44.622, -12.338, -13.215
Hunter-Lab 37.78, -5.984, -5.719
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 01111010

Color Schemes with #556d7a

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Alternatives to #556d7a

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#556d7a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d7a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d7a;}
.background {background-color:#556d7a;}
.border {border:1px solid #556d7a;}

Shades and Tints of #556d7a

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, #040606 is the darkest color, while #fafbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d7a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65686a is the less saturated color, while #0585ca is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d7a 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.

  • #676767 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #63686b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f707e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #726e82 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5c757d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #656f7c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #676e7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a727c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population