#6b757d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b757d is composed of 42% red, 45.9% green and 49% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.4% cyan, 6.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 51% black. It has a hue angle of 206.7 degrees, a saturation of 7.8% and a lightness of 45.5%. #6b757d color hex could be obtained by blending #d6eafa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 42
    • G 46
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#6b757d color description : Dark grayish blue.

#6b757d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b757d has RGB values of R:107, G:117, B:125 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 7042429.

Hex triplet 6b757d #6b757d
RGB Decimal 107, 117, 125 rgb(107,117,125)
RGB Percent 42, 45.9, 49 rgb(42%,45.9%,49%)
CMYK 14, 6, 0, 51
HSL 206.7°, 7.8, 45.5 hsl(206.7,7.8%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.7°, 14.4, 49
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.672, -1.96, -5.671
XYZ 16.126, 17.329, 21.896
xyY 0.291, 0.313, 17.329
CIE-LCH 48.672, 6, 250.938
CIE-LUV 48.672, -5.756, -7.578
Hunter-Lab 41.628, -3.702, -2.047
Binary 01101011, 01110101, 01111101

Color Schemes with #6b757d

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Alternatives to #6b757d

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#6b757d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b757d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b757d;}
.background {background-color:#6b757d;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b757d;}

Shades and Tints of #6b757d

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, #070809 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b757d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747474 is the less saturated color, while #0980df is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b757d 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #717375 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a7a82 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #817785 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #727c84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #747880 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #797682 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #707982 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population