#556d85 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d85 is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 52.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36.1% cyan, 18% magenta, 0% yellow and 47.8% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 22% and a lightness of 42.7%. #556d85 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadaff with #00000b. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 52
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 48
    CMYK color chart

#556d85 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556d85 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d85 has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:133 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.48. Its decimal value is 5598597.

Hex triplet 556d85 #556d85
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 133 rgb(85,109,133)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 52.2 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,52.2%)
CMYK 36, 18, 0, 48
HSL 210°, 22, 42.7 hsl(210,22%,42.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 36.1, 52.2
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.028, -2.512, -16.079
XYZ 13.448, 14.562, 24.291
xyY 0.257, 0.278, 14.562
CIE-LCH 45.028, 16.274, 261.122
CIE-LUV 45.028, -12.485, -22.414
Hunter-Lab 38.16, -3.875, -11.03
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 10000101

Color Schemes with #556d85

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Alternatives to #556d85

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#556d85 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d85

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d85;}
.background {background-color:#556d85;}
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Shades and Tints of #556d85

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f4f6f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d85

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666d74 is the less saturated color, while #016dd9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d85 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #656a6f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c7189 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6e708c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5a767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #636f87 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #656f8a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #587381 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population