#556d7d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d7d is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 49% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 32% cyan, 12.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 51% black. It has a hue angle of 204 degrees, a saturation of 19% and a lightness of 41.2%. #556d7d color hex could be obtained by blending #aadafa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 32
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#556d7d color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556d7d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d7d has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:125 and CMYK values of C:0.32, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 5598589.

Hex triplet 556d7d #556d7d
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 125 rgb(85,109,125)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 49 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,49%)
CMYK 32, 13, 0, 51
HSL 204°, 19, 41.2 hsl(204,19%,41.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 204°, 32, 49
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.729, -4.705, -11.74
XYZ 12.916, 14.349, 21.49
xyY 0.265, 0.294, 14.349
CIE-LCH 44.729, 12.648, 248.159
CIE-LUV 44.729, -12.377, -15.707
Hunter-Lab 37.88, -5.427, -7.121
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 01111101

Color Schemes with #556d7d

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Alternatives to #556d7d

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#556d7d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d7d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d7d;}
.background {background-color:#556d7d;}
.border {border:1px solid #556d7d;}

Shades and Tints of #556d7d

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, #060708 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d7d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656a6d is the less saturated color, while #047dce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d7d 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #64696c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7081 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #716f85 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5c757e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #656f7f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #676e82 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59727d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population