#556d83 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d83 is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 51.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.1% cyan, 16.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 48.6% black. It has a hue angle of 208.7 degrees, a saturation of 21.3% and a lightness of 42.4%. #556d83 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadaff with #000007. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 49
    CMYK color chart

#556d83 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556d83 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d83 has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:131 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.49. Its decimal value is 5598595.

Hex triplet 556d83 #556d83
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 131 rgb(85,109,131)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 51.4 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,51.4%)
CMYK 35, 17, 0, 49
HSL 208.7°, 21.3, 42.4 hsl(208.7,21.3%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.7°, 35.1, 51.4
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 44.951, -3.069, -14.999
XYZ 13.311, 14.507, 23.57
xyY 0.259, 0.282, 14.507
CIE-LCH 44.951, 15.31, 258.438
CIE-LUV 44.951, -12.458, -20.73
Hunter-Lab 38.088, -4.272, -10.03
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 10000011

Color Schemes with #556d83

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Alternatives to #556d83

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#556d83 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d83

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d83;}
.background {background-color:#556d83;}
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Shades and Tints of #556d83

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f3f5f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d83

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666c72 is the less saturated color, while #0271d6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d83 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
  • #6c7187 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f6f8b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5a767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #646f85 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #656e88 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #587380 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population