#556ecb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556ecb is composed of 33.3% red, 43.1% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 58.1% cyan, 45.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 227.3 degrees, a saturation of 53.2% and a lightness of 56.5%. #556ecb color hex could be obtained by blending #aadcff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 58
    • M 46
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#556ecb color description : Moderate blue.

#556ecb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556ecb has RGB values of R:85, G:110, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.58, M:0.46, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 5598923.

Hex triplet 556ecb #556ecb
RGB Decimal 85, 110, 203 rgb(85,110,203)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.1, 79.6 rgb(33.3%,43.1%,79.6%)
CMYK 58, 46, 0, 20
HSL 227.3°, 53.2, 56.5 hsl(227.3,53.2%,56.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.3°, 58.1, 79.6
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 48.753, 18.781, -51.221
XYZ 20.099, 17.394, 58.795
xyY 0.209, 0.181, 17.394
CIE-LCH 48.753, 54.556, 290.137
CIE-LUV 48.753, -13.985, -79.908
Hunter-Lab 41.706, 13.039, -54.389
Binary 01010101, 01101110, 11001011

Color Schemes with #556ecb

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Alternatives to #556ecb

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#556ecb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556ecb

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

Shades and Tints of #556ecb

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, #03050a is the darkest color, while #fafbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556ecb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #888c98 is the less saturated color, while #2250fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556ecb 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b7083 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d78cf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #327cca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3a848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5074ce Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3e77ca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #447ca4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population