#556ec5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556ec5 is composed of 33.3% red, 43.1% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 56.9% cyan, 44.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 226.6 degrees, a saturation of 49.1% and a lightness of 55.3%. #556ec5 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadcff with #00008b. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 57
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#556ec5 color description : Moderate blue.

#556ec5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556ec5 has RGB values of R:85, G:110, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.57, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 5598917.

Hex triplet 556ec5 #556ec5
RGB Decimal 85, 110, 197 rgb(85,110,197)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.1, 77.3 rgb(33.3%,43.1%,77.3%)
CMYK 57, 44, 0, 23
HSL 226.6°, 49.1, 55.3 hsl(226.6,49.1%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.6°, 56.9, 77.3
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 48.403, 16.784, -48.34
XYZ 19.398, 17.113, 55.101
xyY 0.212, 0.187, 17.113
CIE-LCH 48.403, 51.171, 289.148
CIE-LUV 48.403, -13.877, -75.132
Hunter-Lab 41.368, 11.306, -50.014
Binary 01010101, 01101110, 11000101

Color Schemes with #556ec5

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Alternatives to #556ec5

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#556ec5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556ec5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556ec5;}
.background {background-color:#556ec5;}
.border {border:1px solid #556ec5;}

Shades and Tints of #556ec5

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, #020306 is the darkest color, while #f6f7fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556ec5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a8b90 is the less saturated color, while #2051fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556ec5 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b7081 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5177c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3c7bc5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3f838d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5374c7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4576c5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #477ba1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population