#556e55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556e55 is composed of 33.3% red, 43.1% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 22.7% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 12.8% and a lightness of 38.2%. #556e55 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadcaa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 0
    • Y 23
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#556e55 color description : Very dark grayish lime green.

#556e55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556e55 has RGB values of R:85, G:110, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0, Y:0.23, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5598805.

Hex triplet 556e55 #556e55
RGB Decimal 85, 110, 85 rgb(85,110,85)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.1, 33.3 rgb(33.3%,43.1%,33.3%)
CMYK 23, 0, 23, 57
HSL 120°, 12.8, 38.2 hsl(120,12.8%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 22.7, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 43.856, -14.622, 10.998
XYZ 10.961, 13.739, 10.668
xyY 0.31, 0.388, 13.739
CIE-LCH 43.856, 18.297, 143.051
CIE-LUV 43.856, -12.42, 16.05
Hunter-Lab 37.066, -12.077, 8.881
Binary 01010101, 01101110, 01010101

Color Schemes with #556e55

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Alternatives to #556e55

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#556e55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556e55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556e55;}
.background {background-color:#556e55;}
.border {border:1px solid #556e55;}

Shades and Tints of #556e55

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, #080a08 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556e55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d675d is the less saturated color, while #03c102 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556e55 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.

  • #646464 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #616661 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #766f5b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f6b61 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #637179 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6e58 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f6c5c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e706c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population