#6495e0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6495e0 is composed of 39.2% red, 58.4% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 55.4% cyan, 33.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 216.3 degrees, a saturation of 66.7% and a lightness of 63.5%. #6495e0 color hex could be obtained by blending #c8ffff with #002bc1. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 39
    • G 58
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#6495e0 color description : Soft blue.

#6495e0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6495e0 has RGB values of R:100, G:149, B:224 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 6591968.

Hex triplet 6495e0 #6495e0
RGB Decimal 100, 149, 224 rgb(100,149,224)
RGB Percent 39.2, 58.4, 87.8 rgb(39.2%,58.4%,87.8%)
CMYK 55, 33, 0, 12
HSL 216.3°, 66.7, 63.5 hsl(216.3,66.7%,63.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.3°, 55.4, 87.8
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 61.294, 5.193, -43.109
XYZ 29.455, 29.584, 74.675
xyY 0.22, 0.221, 29.584
CIE-LCH 61.294, 43.42, 276.869
CIE-LUV 61.294, -22.999, -68.896
Hunter-Lab 54.392, 1.477, -43.326
Binary 01100100, 10010101, 11100000

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#6495e0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6495e0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6495e0;}
.background {background-color:#6495e0;}
.border {border:1px solid #6495e0;}

Shades and Tints of #6495e0

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, #020408 is the darkest color, while #f7fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6495e0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9da1a7 is the less saturated color, while #478ffd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6495e0 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #86909f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e97df Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7299e2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53a4b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7496df Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6d97e1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #599fc2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population