#6a838d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6a838d is composed of 41.6% red, 51.4% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.8% cyan, 7.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 197.1 degrees, a saturation of 14.2% and a lightness of 48.4%. #6a838d color hex could be obtained by blending #d4ffff with #00071b. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 42
    • G 51
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#6a838d color description : Dark grayish blue.

#6a838d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6a838d has RGB values of R:106, G:131, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 6980493.

Hex triplet 6a838d #6a838d
RGB Decimal 106, 131, 141 rgb(106,131,141)
RGB Percent 41.6, 51.4, 55.3 rgb(41.6%,51.4%,55.3%)
CMYK 25, 7, 0, 45
HSL 197.1°, 14.2, 48.4 hsl(197.1,14.2%,48.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.1°, 24.8, 55.3
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 53.189, -6.558, -8.344
XYZ 18.867, 21.219, 28.3
xyY 0.276, 0.31, 21.219
CIE-LCH 53.189, 10.613, 231.833
CIE-LUV 53.189, -13.159, -10.96
Hunter-Lab 46.064, -7.504, -4.179
Binary 01101010, 10000011, 10001101

Color Schemes with #6a838d

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Alternatives to #6a838d

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#6a838d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6a838d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6a838d;}
.background {background-color:#6a838d;}
.border {border:1px solid #6a838d;}

Shades and Tints of #6a838d

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, #050607 is the darkest color, while #fafbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6a838d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747f84 is the less saturated color, while #01b0f6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6a838d 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.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #797e80 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #848490 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8a8295 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #718993 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a848f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7e8292 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f8791 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population