#557b17 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557b17 is composed of 33.3% red, 48.2% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 30.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 81.3% yellow and 51.8% black. It has a hue angle of 82.8 degrees, a saturation of 68.5% and a lightness of 28.6%. #557b17 color hex could be obtained by blending #aaf62e with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666600.

    • R 33
    • G 48
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 31
    • M 0
    • Y 81
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#557b17 color description : Dark green.

#557b17 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557b17 has RGB values of R:85, G:123, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0.31, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 5602071.

Hex triplet 557b17 #557b17
RGB Decimal 85, 123, 23 rgb(85,123,23)
RGB Percent 33.3, 48.2, 9 rgb(33.3%,48.2%,9%)
CMYK 31, 0, 81, 52
HSL 82.8°, 68.5, 28.6 hsl(82.8,68.5%,28.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 82.8°, 81.3, 48.2
Web Safe 666600 #666600
CIE-LAB 47.182, -28.795, 46.26
XYZ 10.984, 16.159, 3.351
xyY 0.36, 0.53, 16.159
CIE-LCH 47.182, 54.489, 121.901
CIE-LUV 47.182, -19.046, 51.369
Hunter-Lab 40.198, -21.573, 23.196
Binary 01010101, 01111011, 00010111

Color Schemes with #557b17

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Alternatives to #557b17

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#557b17 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557b17

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CSS codes
.text {color:#557b17;}
.background {background-color:#557b17;}
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Shades and Tints of #557b17

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, #050701 is the darkest color, while #fafdf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557b17

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4a4e44 is the less saturated color, while #5a9101 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557b17 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
  • #616955 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #857720 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #93712b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6a7982 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #73781c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c7524 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #627a5b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population