#556d81 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d81 is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 50.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.1% cyan, 15.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 49.4% black. It has a hue angle of 207.3 degrees, a saturation of 20.6% and a lightness of 42%. #556d81 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadaff with #000003. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 49
    CMYK color chart

#556d81 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556d81 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d81 has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:129 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.49. Its decimal value is 5598593.

Hex triplet 556d81 #556d81
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 129 rgb(85,109,129)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 50.6 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,50.6%)
CMYK 34, 16, 0, 49
HSL 207.3°, 20.6, 42 hsl(207.3,20.6%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.3°, 34.1, 50.6
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 44.876, -3.62, -13.916
XYZ 13.177, 14.453, 22.863
xyY 0.261, 0.286, 14.453
CIE-LCH 44.876, 14.379, 255.419
CIE-LUV 44.876, -12.43, -19.051
Hunter-Lab 38.017, -4.663, -9.044
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 10000001

Color Schemes with #556d81

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Alternatives to #556d81

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#556d81 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d81

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d81;}
.background {background-color:#556d81;}
.border {border:1px solid #556d81;}

Shades and Tints of #556d81

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, #07090b is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d81

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656c71 is the less saturated color, while #0374d3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d81 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
  • #64696d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d7085 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f6f89 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b767e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #646f83 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #666e86 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59727f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population