#556e9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556e9c is composed of 33.3% red, 43.1% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.5% cyan, 29.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 218.9 degrees, a saturation of 29.5% and a lightness of 47.3%. #556e9c color hex could be obtained by blending #aadcff with #000039. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#556e9c color description : Dark moderate blue.

#556e9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556e9c has RGB values of R:85, G:110, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 5598876.

Hex triplet 556e9c #556e9c
RGB Decimal 85, 110, 156 rgb(85,110,156)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.1, 61.2 rgb(33.3%,43.1%,61.2%)
CMYK 46, 29, 0, 39
HSL 218.9°, 29.5, 47.3 hsl(218.9,29.5%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.9°, 45.5, 61.2
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.289, 3.634, -27.801
XYZ 15.322, 15.483, 33.632
xyY 0.238, 0.24, 15.483
CIE-LCH 46.289, 28.037, 277.448
CIE-LUV 46.289, -13.215, -41.188
Hunter-Lab 39.348, 0.646, -23.133
Binary 01010101, 01101110, 10011100

Color Schemes with #556e9c

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Alternatives to #556e9c

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#556e9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556e9c

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.text {color:#556e9c;}
.background {background-color:#556e9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #556e9c;}

Shades and Tints of #556e9c

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, #020304 is the darkest color, while #f6f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556e9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717680 is the less saturated color, while #0255ef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556e9c 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #676c76 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #66739f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6374a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #537b84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #60719e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e719f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54768c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population