#6b5579 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b5579 is composed of 42% red, 33.3% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.6% cyan, 29.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 276.7 degrees, a saturation of 17.5% and a lightness of 40.4%. #6b5579 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6aaf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 42
    • G 33
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#6b5579 color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#6b5579 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b5579 has RGB values of R:107, G:85, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 7034233.

Hex triplet 6b5579 #6b5579
RGB Decimal 107, 85, 121 rgb(107,85,121)
RGB Percent 42, 33.3, 47.5 rgb(42%,33.3%,47.5%)
CMYK 12, 30, 0, 53
HSL 276.7°, 17.5, 40.4 hsl(276.7,17.5%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 276.7°, 29.8, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 39.586, 16.441, -16.972
XYZ 12.763, 11.003, 19.54
xyY 0.295, 0.254, 11.003
CIE-LCH 39.586, 23.63, 314.09
CIE-LUV 39.586, 9.304, -25.465
Hunter-Lab 33.171, 10.627, -11.705
Binary 01101011, 01010101, 01111001

Color Schemes with #6b5579

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Alternatives to #6b5579

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#6b5579 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b5579

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b5579;}
.background {background-color:#6b5579;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b5579;}

Shades and Tints of #6b5579

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, #050406 is the darkest color, while #faf9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b5579

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676569 is the less saturated color, while #7d06c8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b5579 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #625e65 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c6484 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #61637d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6e6269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #615e80 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #655e7c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d5d6f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population