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#556b2f Color Hex (dark olive green)

Hex color #556b2f, RGB(85, 107, 47) - also known as dark olive green - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #556b2f is a shade of green-yellow. In a RGB color space it is composed of 33.33% red, 41.96% green and 18.43% blue. In HSL notation it has 82° hue, 39% saturation and 30.2% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 20.56% cyan, 0% magenta, 56.07% yellow and 58.04% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #556b2f is #562.

Color information

  • #556b2f is a shade of green-yellow.
  • Green is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 20.56%
    • Magenta: 0%
    • Yellow: 56.07%
    • Key color - black: 58.04%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 82° degrees
    • Saturation: 39%
    • Lightness: 30.2%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 85 (33.33%)
    • Green: 107 (41.96%)
    • Blue: 47 (18.43%)


C: 20.56%, M: 0%, Y: 56.07%, K: 58.04%
R: 85, G: 107, B: 47
H: 82°, S: 39%, L: 30.2%

Color harmonies

#556b2f color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #556b2f; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #556b2f; }

#556b2f text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#556b2f">Font color is #556b2f.</p>

Font color is #556b2f.

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#556b2f background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#556b2f">Background color is #556b2f.</div>

Background color is #556b2f.

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