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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. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

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

    1. Globe Artichoke / 309-7
      #5d6d3c
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  18. 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%
  19. Crown Diamond

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

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

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

#556e37 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#556e37 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #556e37">…</p>

#556e37 background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #556e37">…</p>

#556e37 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<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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