#6a42a5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6a42a5 is composed of 41.6% red, 25.9% green and 64.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.8% cyan, 60% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.3% black. It has a hue angle of 264.2 degrees, a saturation of 42.9% and a lightness of 45.3%. #6a42a5 color hex could be obtained by blending #d484ff with #00004b. Closest websafe color is: #663399.

    • R 42
    • G 26
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#6a42a5 color description : Dark moderate violet.

#6a42a5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6a42a5 has RGB values of R:106, G:66, B:165 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 6963877.

Hex triplet 6a42a5 #6a42a5
RGB Decimal 106, 66, 165 rgb(106,66,165)
RGB Percent 41.6, 25.9, 64.7 rgb(41.6%,25.9%,64.7%)
CMYK 36, 60, 0, 35
HSL 264.2°, 42.9, 45.3 hsl(264.2,42.9%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 264.2°, 60, 64.7
Web Safe 663399 #663399
CIE-LAB 37.257, 38.726, -47.352
XYZ 14.682, 9.677, 36.69
xyY 0.241, 0.159, 9.677
CIE-LCH 37.257, 61.171, 309.278
CIE-LUV 37.257, 9.566, -70.546
Hunter-Lab 31.108, 29.809, -48.152
Binary 01101010, 01000010, 10100101

Color Schemes with #6a42a5

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Alternatives to #6a42a5

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#6a42a5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6a42a5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6a42a5;}
.background {background-color:#6a42a5;}
.border {border:1px solid #6a42a5;}

Shades and Tints of #6a42a5

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, #07040b is the darkest color, while #fdfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6a42a5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #736e79 is the less saturated color, while #5e04e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6a42a5 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5c5468 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005db7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1b61a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #605f66 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2653b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3756a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #64547d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population