#6b8ab9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8ab9 is composed of 42% red, 54.1% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.2% cyan, 25.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 216.2 degrees, a saturation of 35.8% and a lightness of 57.3%. #6b8ab9 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ffff with #001573. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 42
    • G 54
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#6b8ab9 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#6b8ab9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8ab9 has RGB values of R:107, G:138, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 7047865.

Hex triplet 6b8ab9 #6b8ab9
RGB Decimal 107, 138, 185 rgb(107,138,185)
RGB Percent 42, 54.1, 72.5 rgb(42%,54.1%,72.5%)
CMYK 42, 25, 0, 27
HSL 216.2°, 35.8, 57.3 hsl(216.2,35.8%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.2°, 42.2, 72.5
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 56.885, 1.463, -28.043
XYZ 23.907, 24.805, 49.424
xyY 0.244, 0.253, 24.805
CIE-LCH 56.885, 28.081, 272.986
CIE-LUV 56.885, -16.368, -43.005
Hunter-Lab 49.804, -1.474, -23.975
Binary 01101011, 10001010, 10111001

Color Schemes with #6b8ab9

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Alternatives to #6b8ab9

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#6b8ab9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b8ab9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b8ab9;}
.background {background-color:#6b8ab9;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b8ab9;}

Shades and Tints of #6b8ab9

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, #06080c is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b8ab9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d9197 is the less saturated color, while #287cfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8ab9 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.

  • #868686 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #818790 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #808dba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f8cbd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6995a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #788bb9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #778bbc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6991a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population