#556d9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556d9b is composed of 33.3% red, 42.7% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.2% cyan, 29.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 219.4 degrees, a saturation of 29.2% and a lightness of 47.1%. #556d9b color hex could be obtained by blending #aadaff with #000037. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 45
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#556d9b color description : Dark moderate blue.

#556d9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556d9b has RGB values of R:85, G:109, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.45, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 5598619.

Hex triplet 556d9b #556d9b
RGB Decimal 85, 109, 155 rgb(85,109,155)
RGB Percent 33.3, 42.7, 60.8 rgb(33.3%,42.7%,60.8%)
CMYK 45, 30, 0, 39
HSL 219.4°, 29.2, 47.1 hsl(219.4,29.2%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.4°, 45.2, 60.8
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.954, 3.938, -27.732
XYZ 15.13, 15.235, 33.152
xyY 0.238, 0.24, 15.235
CIE-LCH 45.954, 28.01, 278.082
CIE-LUV 45.954, -12.814, -41.052
Hunter-Lab 39.031, 0.888, -23.037
Binary 01010101, 01101101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #556d9b

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#556d9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556d9b

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Shades and Tints of #556d9b

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f5f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556d9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71767f is the less saturated color, while #0253ee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556d9b 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #676b75 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #65729f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6273a0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #537a83 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f709d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d719e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54758b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population