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#556e37 Hex Color Code

#556e37 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #556e37 is a medium dark shade of green. In the RGB color model #556e37 is comprised of 33.33% red, 43.14% green and 21.57% blue. In the HSL color space #556e37 has a hue of 87° (degrees), 33% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.35 nm.

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#556e37 linear gradient to complementary #4c4065

  1. #556e37
  2. #556640
  3. #555f48
  4. #545750
  5. #524f57
  6. #50485e
  7. #4c4065

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #435b26
  2. #49622b
  3. #4f6831
  4. #556e37
  5. #5b743d
  6. #627b43
  7. #688149

Tones

  1. #556e37
  2. #55693c
  3. #556541
  4. #556046
  5. #555c4a
  6. #54584f
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#556e37 to white

  1. #556e37
  2. #708556
  3. #8c9c75
  4. #a8b496
  5. #c4cdb8
  6. #e1e6db
  7. #ffffff

#556e37 to black

  1. #556e37
  2. #475b2f
  3. #3a4927
  4. #2d371f
  5. #202717
  6. #14170e
  7. #000000

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  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-20-7 Parsley
      #586c38
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10876
      #516f32
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 4550-G30Y
      #506c39
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Natural Green / S 5040-G30Y
      #556e42
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Houseplant - 6727
      #58713f
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-22-7 Shamrock Isle
      #517138
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 3-21-7 Greenfly
      #5a7436
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-0130 TCX
      #53713d
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-G40Y
      #5b7034
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5224
      #506c3b
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. ★ 5217
      #5a6c3d
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Green Leaf G50-068-115
      #526b2d
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Chalet Green G53-047-119
      #5a6e41
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Longchamps Green
      #55733d
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Green Glow
      #53692f
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. Evergreen
      #5c6d3d
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  13. Duron

    1. Inverness
      #506a3a
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  14. Marston & Langinger

    1. Light Olive
      #5d6e3e
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. 7677 - Dark Drama
      #596f42
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Globe Artichoke / 309-7
      #5d6d3c
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  17. Behr

    1. S-H-430 Mossy Green
      #51723d
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 440D-6 Grassy Field
      #53743e
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7303-83 Wisdom
      #5b6c3f
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  19. Caparol

    1. 26/10
      #4c6c2c
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  20. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Loren Forest
      #50702d
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 13.5%

#556e37 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556e37 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #556e37">…</p>

#556e37 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #556e37">…</p>

#556e37 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #556e37">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5598775
Binary
01010101, 01101110, 00110111
Hexadecimal
#556e37
LRV
≈ 13.4%
Closest short hex
#563 ΔE = 3.399
RGB
rgb(85, 110, 55)
RGBA
rgba(85, 110, 55, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.340, g: 0.440, b: 0.220
RYB
red: 0.216%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11178441 / 0xff556e37
HSL
hsl(87, 33%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(87, 33%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 87° (87.273), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 87.273, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 38.439%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 109.780, S: 67.699, L: 43.299
Cubehelix
H: -278.741, S: 0.376, L: 0.378
TSL
T: 0.348, S: 0.143, L: 0.377
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.227), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 50% (0.500), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 78% (0.784)
XYZ
X: 10.012, Y: 13.359, Z: 5.665
xyY
x: 0.345, y: 0.460, Y: 13.359
CIELab
L: 43.299, a: -19.464, b: 27.577
CIELuv
L: 43.299, u: -12.227, v: 34.001
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.299, C: 33.754, H: 125.215
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.299, C: 36.133, H: 109.780
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.550, a: -15.067, b: 16.396
CIECAM02
J: 32.749, C: 32.106, h: 125.011, Q: 112.748, M: 28.076, s: 49.901, H: 156.037
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.827, jaune: 4.166, green: 2.823
LMS
L: 12.156, M: 15.667, S: 5.782
YCbCr
Y: 98.675, Cb: 107.555, Cr: 120.930
YCgCo
Y: 90.000, Cg: 20.000, Co: 28.750
YDbDr
Y: 96.255, Db: -62.065, Dr: 21.390
YPbPr
Y: 100.715, Pb: -24.625, Pr: -9.970
xvYCC
Y: 102.496, Cb: 106.369, Cr: 119.242
YIQ
Y: 96.255, I: 2.777, Q: -22.399
YUV
Y: 96.255, U: -20.301, V: -9.874
Munsell Color System
7.5GY 4/6 ΔE = 4.031
Brand Color
Envato ΔE = 7.166

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