#6996ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6996ff is composed of 41.2% red, 58.8% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 58.8% cyan, 41.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 222 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 70.6%. #6996ff color hex could be obtained by blending #d2ffff with #002dff. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 41
    • G 59
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 59
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#6996ff color description : Very light blue.

#6996ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6996ff has RGB values of R:105, G:150, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.59, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 6919935.

Hex triplet 6996ff #6996ff
RGB Decimal 105, 150, 255 rgb(105,150,255)
RGB Percent 41.2, 58.8, 100 rgb(41.2%,58.8%,100%)
CMYK 59, 41, 0, 0
HSL 222°, 100, 70.6 hsl(222,100%,70.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 222°, 58.8, 100
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 63.371, 15.507, -56.879
XYZ 34.778, 32.034, 98.953
xyY 0.21, 0.193, 32.034
CIE-LCH 63.371, 58.955, 285.25
CIE-LUV 63.371, -21.872, -93.375
Hunter-Lab 56.599, 10.635, -64.039
Binary 01101001, 10010110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #6996ff

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Alternatives to #6996ff

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#6996ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6996ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6996ff;}
.background {background-color:#6996ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #6996ff;}

Shades and Tints of #6996ff

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, #000207 is the darkest color, while #f2f6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6996ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aeb2ba is the less saturated color, while #6996ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6996ff 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8c95aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #709bff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #569ffd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46abb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d99ff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d9cfd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53a3d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population