#556e75 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556e75 is composed of 33.3% red, 43.1% green and 45.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.4% cyan, 6% magenta, 0% yellow and 54.1% black. It has a hue angle of 193.1 degrees, a saturation of 15.8% and a lightness of 39.6%. #556e75 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadcea with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 46
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 54
    CMYK color chart

#556e75 color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#556e75 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556e75 has RGB values of R:85, G:110, B:117 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.54. Its decimal value is 5598837.

Hex triplet 556e75 #556e75
RGB Decimal 85, 110, 117 rgb(85,110,117)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.1, 45.9 rgb(33.3%,43.1%,45.9%)
CMYK 27, 6, 0, 54
HSL 193.1°, 15.8, 39.6 hsl(193.1,15.8%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.1°, 27.4, 45.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.755, -7.386, -6.897
XYZ 12.532, 14.367, 18.941
xyY 0.273, 0.313, 14.367
CIE-LCH 44.755, 10.106, 223.041
CIE-LUV 44.755, -12.72, -8.39
Hunter-Lab 37.904, -7.314, -3.096
Binary 01010101, 01101110, 01110101

Color Schemes with #556e75

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Alternatives to #556e75

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#556e75 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556e75

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556e75;}
.background {background-color:#556e75;}
.border {border:1px solid #556e75;}

Shades and Tints of #556e75

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 #f7f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556e75

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656565 is the less saturated color, while #079ac3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556e75 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.

  • #676767 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #63686a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #717079 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #756e7e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e757d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #666f77 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #696e7b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a727a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population