#6b6600 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b6600 is composed of 42% red, 40% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 4.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 57.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 21%. #6b6600 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6cc00 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666600.

    • R 42
    • G 40
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 5
    • Y 100
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#6b6600 color description : Very dark yellow [Olive tone].

#6b6600 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b6600 has RGB values of R:107, G:102, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.05, Y:1, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 7038464.

Hex triplet 6b6600 #6b6600
RGB Decimal 107, 102, 0 rgb(107,102,0)
RGB Percent 42, 40, 0 rgb(42%,40%,0%)
CMYK 0, 5, 100, 58
HSL 57.2°, 100, 21 hsl(57.2,100%,21%)
HSV (or HSB) 57.2°, 100, 42
Web Safe 666600 #666600
CIE-LAB 42.199, -8.568, 48.76
XYZ 10.815, 12.629, 1.868
xyY 0.427, 0.499, 12.629
CIE-LCH 42.199, 49.508, 99.967
CIE-LUV 42.199, 6.753, 45.975
Hunter-Lab 35.537, -7.868, 21.759
Binary 01101011, 01100110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #6b6600

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Alternatives to #6b6600

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#6b6600 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b6600

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b6600;}
.background {background-color:#6b6600;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b6600;}

Shades and Tints of #6b6600

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, #090900 is the darkest color, while #fffff4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b6600

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3a3931 is the less saturated color, while #6b6600 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b6600 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f5e4a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #786b00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #866612 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79666d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #736900 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c660c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #746645 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population