#6b6e79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b6e79 is composed of 42% red, 43.1% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.6% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 227.1 degrees, a saturation of 6.1% and a lightness of 44.7%. #6b6e79 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6dcf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 42
    • G 43
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#6b6e79 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#6b6e79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b6e79 has RGB values of R:107, G:110, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 7040633.

Hex triplet 6b6e79 #6b6e79
RGB Decimal 107, 110, 121 rgb(107,110,121)
RGB Percent 42, 43.1, 47.5 rgb(42%,43.1%,47.5%)
CMYK 12, 9, 0, 53
HSL 227.1°, 6.1, 44.7 hsl(227.1,6.1%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.1°, 11.6, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 46.523, 1.246, -6.486
XYZ 15.09, 15.658, 20.315
xyY 0.296, 0.307, 15.658
CIE-LCH 46.523, 6.605, 280.873
CIE-LUV 46.523, -2.238, -9.117
Hunter-Lab 39.57, -1.178, -2.74
Binary 01101011, 01101110, 01111001

Color Schemes with #6b6e79

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Alternatives to #6b6e79

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#6b6e79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b6e79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b6e79;}
.background {background-color:#6b6e79;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b6e79;}

Shades and Tints of #6b6e79

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 #6b6e79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b6e79 is the less saturated color, while #0232e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b6e79 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.

  • #6e6e6e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d6e70 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #74757f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b7280 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72757e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #71727d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #75717e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f727c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population