#6b8501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8501 is composed of 42% red, 52.2% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 99.2% yellow and 47.8% black. It has a hue angle of 71.8 degrees, a saturation of 98.5% and a lightness of 26.3%. #6b8501 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ff02 with #000b00. Closest websafe color is: #669900.

    • R 42
    • G 52
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 0
    • Y 99
    • K 48
    CMYK color chart

#6b8501 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#6b8501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8501 has RGB values of R:107, G:133, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0, Y:0.99, K:0.48. Its decimal value is 7046401.

Hex triplet 6b8501 #6b8501
RGB Decimal 107, 133, 1 rgb(107,133,1)
RGB Percent 42, 52.2, 0.4 rgb(42%,52.2%,0.4%)
CMYK 20, 0, 99, 48
HSL 71.8°, 98.5, 26.3 hsl(71.8,98.5%,26.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 71.8°, 99.2, 52.2
Web Safe 669900 #669900
CIE-LAB 51.727, -25.031, 55.643
XYZ 14.456, 19.903, 3.109
xyY 0.386, 0.531, 19.903
CIE-LCH 51.727, 61.014, 114.221
CIE-LUV 51.727, -12.4, 58.768
Hunter-Lab 44.613, -20.231, 27.097
Binary 01101011, 10000101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #6b8501

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Alternatives to #6b8501

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#6b8501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b8501

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b8501;}
.background {background-color:#6b8501;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b8501;}

Shades and Tints of #6b8501

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, #0d1000 is the darkest color, while #fefffc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b8501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #46473f is the less saturated color, while #6b8501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8501 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
  • #6d7358 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #928200 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a27b1e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7f828b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #838300 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e7f13 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #778359 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population