#6b0057 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b0057 is composed of 42% red, 0% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 18.7% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 311.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 21%. #6b0057 color hex could be obtained by blending #d600ae with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #660066.

    • R 42
    • G 0
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 19
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#6b0057 color description : Very dark magenta.

#6b0057 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b0057 has RGB values of R:107, G:0, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.19, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 7012439.

Hex triplet 6b0057 #6b0057
RGB Decimal 107, 0, 87 rgb(107,0,87)
RGB Percent 42, 0, 34.1 rgb(42%,0%,34.1%)
CMYK 0, 100, 19, 58
HSL 311.2°, 100, 21 hsl(311.2,100%,21%)
HSV (or HSB) 311.2°, 100, 42
Web Safe 660066 #660066
CIE-LAB 23.049, 48.816, -20.888
XYZ 7.784, 3.815, 9.343
xyY 0.372, 0.182, 3.815
CIE-LCH 23.049, 53.097, 336.835
CIE-LUV 23.049, 41, -29.755
Hunter-Lab 19.531, 36.958, -14.69
Binary 01101011, 00000000, 01010111

Color Schemes with #6b0057

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Alternatives to #6b0057

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#6b0057 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b0057

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#6b0057 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b0057;}
.background {background-color:#6b0057;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b0057;}

Shades and Tints of #6b0057

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, #090007 is the darkest color, while #fff4fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b0057

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3a3138 is the less saturated color, while #6b0057 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b0057 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #372233 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003f7c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3a4056 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d292b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #26286e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4c2956 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c1a3b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population