#6b6c79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b6c79 is composed of 42% red, 42.4% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.6% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 235.7 degrees, a saturation of 6.1% and a lightness of 44.7%. #6b6c79 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6d8f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 42
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#6b6c79 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#6b6c79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b6c79 has RGB values of R:107, G:108, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 7040121.

Hex triplet 6b6c79 #6b6c79
RGB Decimal 107, 108, 121 rgb(107,108,121)
RGB Percent 42, 42.4, 47.5 rgb(42%,42.4%,47.5%)
CMYK 12, 11, 0, 53
HSL 235.7°, 6.1, 44.7 hsl(235.7,6.1%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.7°, 11.6, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.949, 2.435, -7.341
XYZ 14.877, 15.231, 20.244
xyY 0.295, 0.302, 15.231
CIE-LCH 45.949, 7.734, 288.347
CIE-LUV 45.949, -1.283, -10.469
Hunter-Lab 39.027, -0.257, -3.436
Binary 01101011, 01101100, 01111001

Color Schemes with #6b6c79

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Alternatives to #6b6c79

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#6b6c79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b6c79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b6c79;}
.background {background-color:#6b6c79;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b6c79;}

Shades and Tints of #6b6c79

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, #060606 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b6c79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b6c79 is the less saturated color, while #0212e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b6c79 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.

  • #6d6d6d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d6d6f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #72737f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #797180 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f707d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #746f7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f717b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population