#556fef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556fef is composed of 33.3% red, 43.5% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.4% cyan, 53.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 229.9 degrees, a saturation of 82.8% and a lightness of 63.5%. #556fef color hex could be obtained by blending #aadeff with #0000df. Closest websafe color is: #6666ff.

    • R 33
    • G 44
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 54
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

#556fef color description : Soft blue.

#556fef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556fef has RGB values of R:85, G:111, B:239 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.54, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 5599215.

Hex triplet 556fef #556fef
RGB Decimal 85, 111, 239 rgb(85,111,239)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.5, 93.7 rgb(33.3%,43.5%,93.7%)
CMYK 64, 54, 0, 6
HSL 229.9°, 82.8, 63.5 hsl(229.9,82.8%,63.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.9°, 64.4, 93.7
Web Safe 6666ff #6666ff
CIE-LAB 51.302, 30.294, -67.47
XYZ 25.008, 19.531, 84.109
xyY 0.194, 0.152, 19.531
CIE-LCH 51.302, 73.959, 294.18
CIE-LUV 51.302, -14.965, -106.786
Hunter-Lab 44.194, 23.668, -81.904
Binary 01010101, 01101111, 11101111

Color Schemes with #556fef

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Alternatives to #556fef

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#556fef Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556fef

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

Shades and Tints of #556fef

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, #010209 is the darkest color, while #f6f8fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556fef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9d9ea7 is the less saturated color, while #4766fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556fef 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.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6f758e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #007df5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0083d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008d97 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1e77f3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e7ce0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1e82b7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population