#556f55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556f55 is composed of 33.3% red, 43.5% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 23.4% yellow and 56.5% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 13.3% and a lightness of 38.4%. #556f55 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadeaa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

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

#556f55 color description : Very dark grayish lime green.

#556f55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556f55 has RGB values of R:85, G:111, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0, Y:0.23, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 5599061.

Hex triplet 556f55 #556f55
RGB Decimal 85, 111, 85 rgb(85,111,85)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.5, 33.3 rgb(33.3%,43.5%,33.3%)
CMYK 23, 0, 23, 56
HSL 120°, 13.3, 38.4 hsl(120,13.3%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 23.4, 43.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.169, -15.173, 11.434
XYZ 11.07, 13.956, 10.704
xyY 0.31, 0.391, 13.956
CIE-LCH 44.169, 18.999, 142.998
CIE-LUV 44.169, -12.912, 16.686
Hunter-Lab 37.357, -12.481, 9.161
Binary 01010101, 01101111, 01010101

Color Schemes with #556f55

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Alternatives to #556f55

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#556f55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556f55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556f55;}
.background {background-color:#556f55;}
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Shades and Tints of #556f55

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, #080b08 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556f55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d675d is the less saturated color, while #02c202 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556f55 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
  • #616661 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #76705a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #806c61 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #63727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6f58 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #706d5c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5e716d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population