#556d88 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d88 is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 53.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.5% cyan, 19.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 46.7% black. It has a hue angle of 211.8 degrees, a saturation of 23.1% and a lightness of 43.3%. #556d88 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadaff with #000011. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 53
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 47
    CMYK color chart

#556d88 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#556d88 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d88 has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:136 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.47. Its decimal value is 5598600.

Hex triplet 556d88 #556d88
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 136 rgb(85,109,136)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 53.3 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,53.3%)
CMYK 38, 20, 0, 47
HSL 211.8°, 23.1, 43.3 hsl(211.8,23.1%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.8°, 37.5, 53.3
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.145, -1.666, -17.693
XYZ 13.658, 14.646, 25.398
xyY 0.254, 0.273, 14.646
CIE-LCH 45.145, 17.771, 264.62
CIE-LUV 45.145, -12.528, -24.946
Hunter-Lab 38.27, -3.268, -12.56
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 10001000

Color Schemes with #556d88

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Alternatives to #556d88

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#556d88 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d88

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556d88;}
.background {background-color:#556d88;}
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Shades and Tints of #556d88

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, #020303 is the darkest color, while #f6f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d88

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666e77 is the less saturated color, while #0068dd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d88 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
  • #6b718c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6c708f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #59777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #636f8a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #646f8c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #577382 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population