#6b8897 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8897 is composed of 42% red, 53.3% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 29.1% cyan, 9.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 200.5 degrees, a saturation of 17.5% and a lightness of 50.6%. #6b8897 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ffff with #00112f. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 42
    • G 53
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 29
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#6b8897 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#6b8897 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8897 has RGB values of R:107, G:136, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.29, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 7047319.

Hex triplet 6b8897 #6b8897
RGB Decimal 107, 136, 151 rgb(107,136,151)
RGB Percent 42, 53.3, 59.2 rgb(42%,53.3%,59.2%)
CMYK 29, 10, 0, 41
HSL 200.5°, 17.5, 50.6 hsl(200.5,17.5%,50.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.5°, 29.1, 59.2
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 55.039, -6.584, -11.36
XYZ 20.452, 22.968, 32.632
xyY 0.269, 0.302, 22.968
CIE-LCH 55.039, 13.13, 239.907
CIE-LUV 55.039, -15.094, -15.561
Hunter-Lab 47.925, -7.692, -6.823
Binary 01101011, 10001000, 10010111

Color Schemes with #6b8897

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Alternatives to #6b8897

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#6b8897 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b8897

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.border {border:1px solid #6b8897;}

Shades and Tints of #6b8897

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, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f5f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b8897

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7e8284 is the less saturated color, while #0aa7f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8897 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.

  • #818181 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d8285 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #878999 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8c879e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #718e99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d8898 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80879c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f8c98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population