#6b00e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b00e3 is composed of 42% red, 0% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 52.9% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 268.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.5%. #6b00e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #d600ff with #0000c7. Closest websafe color is: #6600cc.

    • R 42
    • G 0
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#6b00e3 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) violet.

#6b00e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b00e3 has RGB values of R:107, G:0, B:227 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:1, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 7012579.

Hex triplet 6b00e3 #6b00e3
RGB Decimal 107, 0, 227 rgb(107,0,227)
RGB Percent 42, 0, 89 rgb(42%,0%,89%)
CMYK 53, 100, 0, 11
HSL 268.3°, 100, 44.5 hsl(268.3,100%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 268.3°, 100, 89
Web Safe 6600cc #6600cc
CIE-LAB 35.344, 75.718, -86.755
XYZ 19.926, 8.672, 73.293
xyY 0.196, 0.085, 8.672
CIE-LCH 35.344, 115.15, 311.114
CIE-LUV 35.344, 8.109, -118.239
Hunter-Lab 29.448, 69.252, -126.955
Binary 01101011, 00000000, 11100011

Color Schemes with #6b00e3

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Alternatives to #6b00e3

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#6b00e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b00e3

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#6b00e3 background color

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#6b00e3 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b00e3;}
.background {background-color:#6b00e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b00e3;}

Shades and Tints of #6b00e3

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, #05000b is the darkest color, while #fbf7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b00e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71697a is the less saturated color, while #6b00e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b00e3 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.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #442e5c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0059ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005e96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3d6168 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2638c1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #263cb2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4d3e95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population