#556e9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556e9e is composed of 33.3% red, 43.1% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.2% cyan, 30.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 219.5 degrees, a saturation of 30% and a lightness of 47.6%. #556e9e color hex could be obtained by blending #aadcff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#556e9e color description : Dark moderate blue.

#556e9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556e9e has RGB values of R:85, G:110, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 5598878.

Hex triplet 556e9e #556e9e
RGB Decimal 85, 110, 158 rgb(85,110,158)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.1, 62 rgb(33.3%,43.1%,62%)
CMYK 46, 30, 0, 38
HSL 219.5°, 30, 47.6 hsl(219.5,30%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.5°, 46.2, 62
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.38, 4.247, -28.838
XYZ 15.492, 15.551, 34.531
xyY 0.236, 0.237, 15.551
CIE-LCH 46.38, 29.149, 278.378
CIE-LUV 46.38, -13.244, -42.881
Hunter-Lab 39.435, 1.115, -24.313
Binary 01010101, 01101110, 10011110

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Alternatives to #556e9e

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#556e9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556e9e

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Shades and Tints of #556e9e

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, #030305 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556e9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717782 is the less saturated color, while #0153f2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556e9e 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
  • #6573a1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6274a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #527b84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f71a0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d72a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53768d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population