#6b0017 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b0017 is composed of 42% red, 0% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 78.5% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 347.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 21%. #6b0017 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6002e with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #660000.

    • R 42
    • G 0
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 79
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#6b0017 color description : Very dark red.

#6b0017 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b0017 has RGB values of R:107, G:0, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.79, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 7012375.

Hex triplet 6b0017 #6b0017
RGB Decimal 107, 0, 23 rgb(107,0,23)
RGB Percent 42, 0, 9 rgb(42%,0%,9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 79, 58
HSL 347.1°, 100, 21 hsl(347.1,100%,21%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.1°, 100, 42
Web Safe 660000 #660000
CIE-LAB 20.783, 42.923, 20.203
XYZ 6.218, 3.188, 1.099
xyY 0.592, 0.304, 3.188
CIE-LCH 20.783, 47.44, 25.205
CIE-LUV 20.783, 63.748, 8.676
Hunter-Lab 17.856, 30.913, 8.852
Binary 01101011, 00000000, 00010111

Color Schemes with #6b0017

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Alternatives to #6b0017

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#6b0017 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b0017

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b0017;}
.background {background-color:#6b0017;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b0017;}

Shades and Tints of #6b0017

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, #090002 is the darkest color, while #fff4f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b0017

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3a3133 is the less saturated color, while #6b0017 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b0017 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.

  • #232323 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #311c21 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #403c30 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4a391b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #720f0c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f2627 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #56241a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f0910 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population