#557e51 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #557e51 is composed of 33.3% red, 49.4% green and 31.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 32.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 35.7% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 114.7 degrees, a saturation of 21.7% and a lightness of 40.6%. #557e51 color hex could be obtained by blending #aafca2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 33
    • G 49
    • B 32
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 0
    • Y 36
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#557e51 color description : Mostly desaturated dark lime green.

#557e51 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #557e51 has RGB values of R:85, G:126, B:81 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0, Y:0.36, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 5602897.

Hex triplet 557e51 #557e51
RGB Decimal 85, 126, 81 rgb(85,126,81)
RGB Percent 33.3, 49.4, 31.8 rgb(33.3%,49.4%,31.8%)
CMYK 33, 0, 36, 51
HSL 114.7°, 21.7, 40.6 hsl(114.7,21.7%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 114.7°, 35.7, 49.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.818, -23.824, 20.09
XYZ 12.692, 17.447, 10.483
xyY 0.312, 0.429, 17.447
CIE-LCH 48.818, 31.164, 139.86
CIE-LUV 48.818, -20.211, 28.602
Hunter-Lab 41.769, -18.857, 14.358
Binary 01010101, 01111110, 01010001

Color Schemes with #557e51

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Alternatives to #557e51

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#557e51 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #557e51

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #557e51

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, #040704 is the darkest color, while #fafcfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #557e51

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #626e61 is the less saturated color, while #14ce01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #557e51 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.

  • #6d6d6d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #687067 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #847b56 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #90765e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #677e88 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #737c54 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7a7959 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #607e74 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population