#6b00ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b00ad is composed of 42% red, 0% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.2% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 277.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.9%. #6b00ad color hex could be obtained by blending #d600ff with #00005b. Closest websafe color is: #660099.

    • R 42
    • G 0
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#6b00ad color description : Dark violet.

#6b00ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b00ad has RGB values of R:107, G:0, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:1, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 7012525.

Hex triplet 6b00ad #6b00ad
RGB Decimal 107, 0, 173 rgb(107,0,173)
RGB Percent 42, 0, 67.8 rgb(42%,0%,67.8%)
CMYK 38, 100, 0, 32
HSL 277.1°, 100, 33.9 hsl(277.1,100%,33.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 277.1°, 100, 67.8
Web Safe 660099 #660099
CIE-LAB 29.771, 64.264, -64.327
XYZ 13.605, 6.143, 40.002
xyY 0.228, 0.103, 6.143
CIE-LCH 29.771, 90.927, 314.972
CIE-LUV 29.771, 16.726, -86.474
Hunter-Lab 24.785, 54.607, -78.34
Binary 01101011, 00000000, 10101101

Color Schemes with #6b00ad

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Alternatives to #6b00ad

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#6b00ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b00ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b00ad;}
.background {background-color:#6b00ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b00ad;}

Shades and Tints of #6b00ad

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, #0a0010 is the darkest color, while #fefbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b00ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #58505d is the less saturated color, while #6b00ad is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b00ad 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.

  • #343434 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3f2a4c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004d96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005183 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5b4b51 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #26319e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #263492 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #603072 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population