#556e9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556e9f is composed of 33.3% red, 43.1% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.5% cyan, 30.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 219.7 degrees, a saturation of 30.3% and a lightness of 47.8%. #556e9f color hex could be obtained by blending #aadcff with #00003f. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#556e9f color description : Dark moderate blue.

#556e9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556e9f has RGB values of R:85, G:110, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 5598879.

Hex triplet 556e9f #556e9f
RGB Decimal 85, 110, 159 rgb(85,110,159)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.1, 62.4 rgb(33.3%,43.1%,62.4%)
CMYK 47, 31, 0, 38
HSL 219.7°, 30.3, 47.8 hsl(219.7,30.3%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.7°, 46.5, 62.4
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.426, 4.555, -29.355
XYZ 15.579, 15.586, 34.986
xyY 0.236, 0.236, 15.586
CIE-LCH 46.426, 29.706, 278.821
CIE-LUV 46.426, -13.259, -43.727
Hunter-Lab 39.479, 1.351, -24.908
Binary 01010101, 01101110, 10011111

Color Schemes with #556e9f

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Alternatives to #556e9f

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#556e9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556e9f

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.text {color:#556e9f;}
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Shades and Tints of #556e9f

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, #030406 is the darkest color, while #f8f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556e9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717783 is the less saturated color, while #0153f3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556e9f 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
  • #6573a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6174a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #527b84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f71a1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5c72a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53768e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population