#556f51 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556f51 is composed of 33.3% red, 43.5% green and 31.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 27% yellow and 56.5% black. It has a hue angle of 112 degrees, a saturation of 15.6% and a lightness of 37.6%. #556f51 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadea2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 44
    • B 32
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 0
    • Y 27
    • K 56
    CMYK color chart

#556f51 color description : Very dark grayish lime green.

#556f51 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556f51 has RGB values of R:85, G:111, B:81 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0, Y:0.27, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 5599057.

Hex triplet 556f51 #556f51
RGB Decimal 85, 111, 81 rgb(85,111,81)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.5, 31.8 rgb(33.3%,43.5%,31.8%)
CMYK 23, 0, 27, 56
HSL 112°, 15.6, 37.6 hsl(112,15.6%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 112°, 27, 43.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.08, -15.931, 13.681
XYZ 10.916, 13.894, 9.891
xyY 0.315, 0.4, 13.894
CIE-LCH 44.08, 20.999, 139.344
CIE-LUV 44.08, -12.887, 19.404
Hunter-Lab 37.275, -12.958, 10.36
Binary 01010101, 01101111, 01010001

Color Schemes with #556f51

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Alternatives to #556f51

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#556f51 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #556f51

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, #070907 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556f51

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606060 is the less saturated color, while #1fb907 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556f51 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.

  • #646464 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #616660 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #776f57 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #816c5d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6f54 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #716d58 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e706b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population