#6a5acd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6a5acd (also known as Slate blue) is composed of 41.6% red, 35.3% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 48.3% cyan, 56.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 248.3 degrees, a saturation of 53.5% and a lightness of 57.8%. #6a5acd color hex could be obtained by blending #d4b4ff with #00009b. Closest websafe color is: #6666cc.

    • R 42
    • G 35
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 56
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#6a5acd color description : Moderate blue.

#6a5acd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6a5acd has RGB values of R:106, G:90, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.56, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 6970061.

Hex triplet 6a5acd #6a5acd
RGB Decimal 106, 90, 205 rgb(106,90,205)
RGB Percent 41.6, 35.3, 80.4 rgb(41.6%,35.3%,80.4%)
CMYK 48, 56, 0, 20
HSL 248.3°, 53.5, 57.8 hsl(248.3,53.5%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 248.3°, 56.1, 80.4
Web Safe 6666cc #6666cc
CIE-LAB 45.337, 36.042, -57.779
XYZ 20.617, 14.784, 59.521
xyY 0.217, 0.156, 14.784
CIE-LCH 45.337, 68.099, 301.956
CIE-LUV 45.337, -1.132, -89.731
Hunter-Lab 38.45, 28.428, -64.868
Binary 01101010, 01011010, 11001101

Color Schemes with #6a5acd

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #6a5acd

Below, you can see some colors close to #6a5acd. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#6a5acd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6a5acd

This text has a font color of #6a5acd.

<span style="color:#6a5acd;">Text here</span>
#6a5acd background color

This paragraph has a background color of #6a5acd.

<p style="background-color:#6a5acd;">Content here</p>
#6a5acd border color

This element has a border color of #6a5acd.

<div style="border:1px solid #6a5acd;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#6a5acd;}
.background {background-color:#6a5acd;}
.border {border:1px solid #6a5acd;}

Shades and Tints of #6a5acd

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f2f1fb is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #6a5acd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8c9b is the less saturated color, while #4628ff is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6a5acd 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c687f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #006fda Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0075c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #547881 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2667d5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #266bc6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5c6d9c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population