#6a6a79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6a6a79 is composed of 41.6% red, 41.6% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 12.4% cyan, 12.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 6.6% and a lightness of 44.5%. #6a6a79 color hex could be obtained by blending #d4d4f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 42
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#6a6a79 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#6a6a79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6a6a79 has RGB values of R:106, G:106, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 6974073.

Hex triplet 6a6a79 #6a6a79
RGB Decimal 106, 106, 121 rgb(106,106,121)
RGB Percent 41.6, 41.6, 47.5 rgb(41.6%,41.6%,47.5%)
CMYK 12, 12, 0, 53
HSL 240°, 6.6, 44.5 hsl(240,6.6%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 12.4, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.294, 3.266, -8.331
XYZ 14.548, 14.753, 20.169
xyY 0.294, 0.298, 14.753
CIE-LCH 45.294, 8.948, 291.408
CIE-LUV 45.294, -0.865, -11.953
Hunter-Lab 38.409, 0.395, -4.248
Binary 01101010, 01101010, 01111001

Color Schemes with #6a6a79

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Alternatives to #6a6a79

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#6a6a79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6a6a79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6a6a79;}
.background {background-color:#6a6a79;}
.border {border:1px solid #6a6a79;}

Shades and Tints of #6a6a79

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, #050506 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6a6a79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a6a79 is the less saturated color, while #0101e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6a6a79 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
  • #6c6c6f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #707280 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #767080 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6f7d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #726d7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6e6f7a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population