#6a797e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6a797e is composed of 41.6% red, 47.5% green and 49.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.9% cyan, 4% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 195 degrees, a saturation of 8.6% and a lightness of 45.5%. #6a797e color hex could be obtained by blending #d4f2fc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 42
    • G 47
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#6a797e color description : Dark grayish blue.

#6a797e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6a797e has RGB values of R:106, G:121, B:126 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 6977918.

Hex triplet 6a797e #6a797e
RGB Decimal 106, 121, 126 rgb(106,121,126)
RGB Percent 41.6, 47.5, 49.4 rgb(41.6%,47.5%,49.4%)
CMYK 16, 4, 0, 51
HSL 195°, 8.6, 45.5 hsl(195,8.6%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 195°, 15.9, 49.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 49.792, -4.401, -4.61
XYZ 16.546, 18.245, 22.387
xyY 0.289, 0.319, 18.245
CIE-LCH 49.792, 6.374, 226.325
CIE-LUV 49.792, -8.185, -5.743
Hunter-Lab 42.714, -5.604, -1.175
Binary 01101010, 01111001, 01111110

Color Schemes with #6a797e

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Alternatives to #6a797e

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#6a797e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6a797e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6a797e;}
.background {background-color:#6a797e;}
.border {border:1px solid #6a797e;}

Shades and Tints of #6a797e

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, #070809 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6a797e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737575 is the less saturated color, while #08aae0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6a797e 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.

  • #757575 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #737677 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d7c82 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #847a86 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #727f88 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #767b81 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7b7983 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f7d84 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population